Topical doxepin is used to relieve itching in patients with certain types of eczema. It appears to work by preventing the effects of histamine, which is a substance produced by the body that causes itching.
Doxepin is available only with your doctor's prescription.
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Can I Be Honest about Despair?
When I first got CFS, 20 years ago, my shrink whose husband had CFS told me to take the CFS "cocktail". It was klonopin and doxepin (Sinequ... [More]
Do you take psych meds too?
Yes. I take doxepin for the anxiety attacks. My thyroid is not yet optimal, so hopefully it gets better. But I needed something to help in the mean... [More]
My labs took a nosedive!
Sovgrateful..... My anxiety is about 80% better on the doxepin. I do think, however, that the doxepin caused my thyroid labs to plummet. I defini... [More]
I dont know if you also have itching as a side effect to the rashes but I take hydroxyzine and doxepin at night to relieve the itching [More]
I am on Lithium, Cymbalta, Tamazapam and doxepin for sleep, omega 3 fish oil and Lithium Orotate for an extra kick without the toxicity issues. This... [More]