Who should not take Parnate?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • pheochromocytoma
  • overactive thyroid gland
  • diabetes
  • low blood sugar
  • Schizophrenia
  • Manic-Depression
  • having thoughts of suicide
  • alcoholism
  • high blood pressure
  • extremely high blood pressure
  • angina
  • coronary artery disease
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • chronic heart failure
  • disorder of the blood vessels of the brain
  • blood pressure drop upon standing
  • abnormally low blood pressure
  • liver problems
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • method of x-raying the spinal canal using dye
  • seizures
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • anxiety disorder


  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors

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