Adepsique is a drug that combines 3 drugs that act at the brain level to control different moods such as anxiety and depression. It is specifically composed of amitriptyline, diazepam and perphenazine. More here:

Therapeutic indications

Treatment of depre


ssive states with moderate to severe anxiety or agitation. Patients with anxiety and depression associated with chronic physical illness or in patients in whom depression and anxiety are not well differentiated. Sleep disorders, which are accompanied by motor restlessness, anxiety, tension and negative and/or catastrophic thoughts.


See amitriptyline, diazepam and perphenazine. In addition:elderly with open-angle glaucoma; gastrointestinal obstruction; prostatic hypertrophy; signs of bone marrow depression; cases of acute alcohol intoxication with manifestations of depression; coma or shock; hypoxia; cerebral edema; mental depression; during lactation.

Warnings and Precautions

See amitriptyline, diazepam and perphenazine. In addition: elderly; H.I.; May produce hypomania and increase symptoms of psychosis, especially with simultaneous administration with MAOIs; in individuals with hypoalbuminemia causes profound depression; produces tolerance and dependence.

Hepatic insufficiency

Caution. Reduce dose to half the normal dose.


Produces additional CNS depressant effects when coadministered with antipsychotics, antidepressants, antihistamines, barbiturates, alcohol.
Lab: liver function tests are modified, phenothiazines increase cholesterol, urinary catecholamines and estrogens, prolonged therapy may elevate alkaline phosphatase, direct and indirect bilirubin or blood glucose. It may also normalize T3 and T4 in a hyperthyroid.


It is contraindicated during pregnancy.


Its use is contraindicated in nursing mothers.

Effects on driving ability

Do not perform mechanical operations (such as driving) that require a state of attention, due to the possible risk of drowsiness.

Adverse reactions

Fatigue, drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation; moderate tachycardia; accommodation disorders, blurred vision (disappear with dose adjustment). Produces tolerance and dependence.