What Is Motival Used For?

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Motival is a prescription medication used to treat mild to moderate states of mixed anxiety and depression. It belongs to the tranquilizer class of pharmaceutical drugs.

Motival is a combination product containing 0.5mg of fluphenazine and 10mg of nortriptyline. Fluphenazine is intended for the management of anxiety and tension states. Nortriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant intended for the treatment of mental depression.

The recommended dose of Motival is one tablet three times a day, according to Malahyde Information Systems. The course of treatment should be limited to three months. Safe use of Motival in children has not been established and is not recommended. Those who are taking this drug should do so under the guidance of a physician.