Etilaam 0.5 Tablet

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Etilaam 0.5 Tablet


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MANUFACTURER

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

SALT COMPOSITION

Etizolam (0.5mg)

INTRODUCTION

Etilaam 0.5 Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat short term anxiety and insomnia. It binds to specific receptor sites in the brain and calms the brain. Therefore, it provides effective relaxation to the brain.

Etilaam 0.5 Tablet may be taken with or without food. However, take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor as it has a high potential of habit-forming.

If you have missed any doses, take it as soon as you remember it and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. You should not stop this medication without talking to your doctor as it may cause nausea and anxiety.

Some common side effects of this medicine include headaches, impaired muscle coordination, slurred speech, muscle weakness, altered libido, and depression. It may also cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Talk to your doctor about potential side effects and ways you might prevent or cope with them. You may also get side effects after stopping the treatment.

Before taking the medicine you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding. Etilaam 0.5 Tablet can usually be mixed safely with other medicines but some medicines, including antacids and alcohol, do affect the way it works and can increase the chance of side effects. If you have been taking this medicine for a long time then regular monitoring of blood and liver functions may be required.

USES OF ETILAAM TABLET

  • Short term anxiety
  • Insomnia

SIDE EFFECTS OF ETILAAM TABLET

Common
  • Headache
  • Muscle coordination impaired
  • Slurred speech
  • Muscle weakness
  • Altered libido
  • Depression
  • Sedation
  • Confusion
  • Drowsiness
  • Fainting
  • Visual impairment
  • Tremor

HOW TO USE ETILAAM TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Etilaam 0.5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

HOW ETILAAM TABLET WORKS

Etilaam 0.5 Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

SAFETY ADVICE

warningsAlcohol
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Etilaam 0.5 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
warnings Pregnancy
Information regarding the use of Etilaam 0.5 Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
warningsBreastfeeding
Information regarding the use of Etilaam 0.5 Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
warningsDriving
Etilaam 0.5 Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
The most common side-effects of Etilaam 0.5 Tablet are related to sedation and musculoskeletal relaxation. It may impair your driving ability.
warningsKidney
There is limited information available on the use of Etilaam 0.5 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
warningsLiver
There is limited information available on the use of Etilaam 0.5 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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