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Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet

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Composition for Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Medicine Overview of Alprax MT Tablet

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Uses of Alprax MT Tablet

Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Alprax MT Tablet side effects

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Sleepiness, Slurred speech, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Dizziness, Dryness in mouth, Fatigue, Irritability, Constipation, Headache, Depression.

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How to use Alprax MT 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. Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alprax MT Tablet works

Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Alprax MT Tablet

Expert advice for Alprax MT Tablet

  • If you are taking Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet for the treatment of insomnia and anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
  • It may become less effective over the time.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is very high.
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Alprax MT Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alprax MT Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Alprax MT Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Alprax MT 0.125mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Alprax MT Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Alprax mt is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not to be used for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
Alprax mt is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Alprax mt has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Alprax mt is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Alprax mt is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Alprax mt is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Alprax mt is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Alprax mt is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Alprax mt should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Alprax mt is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not recommended for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
No, Alprax mt is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Alprax mt should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Alprax mt is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Alprax mt. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Alprax mt.
Yes, Alprax mt makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Alprax mt. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Alprax mt and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Alprax mt like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Alprax mt. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Alprax mt.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Alprax mt. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with hydrocodone?
Alprax mt should not be taken with hydrocodone. Alprax mt belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and hydrocodone belongs to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprax mt and paracetamol. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Alprax mt and hence decrease the levels of Alprax mt in the body which may decrease the effect of Alprax mt and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with clonazepam?
Alprax mt should not be taken with clonazepam as both the medicines belong to the same class of medicines called benzodiazepines. When taken together, they can cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with oxycodone?
Alprax mt should not be taken with oxycodone. Alprax mt belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and oxycodone belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with tramadol?
Alprax mt should not be taken with tramadol. Alprax mt belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and tramadol belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprax mt and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprax mt and sertraline. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprax mt with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprax mt and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Alprax mt should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Alprax mt is not indicated for the treatment of any kind of pain. It belongs to the class of benzodiazepines and is indicated for the treatment of anxiety.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Alprax MT with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Alprax MT with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Alprax MT with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Alprax MT with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Alprax MT with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Alprax MT with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Alprax MT with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Alprax MT with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Alprax MT with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Alprax MT with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Alprax MT with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Alprax MT with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Alprax MT with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Alprax MT with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Alprax MT with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Alprax MT with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Alprax MT with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Alprax MT with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Alprax MT with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Alprax MT with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Alprax MT with Lansoprazole
SERIOUS
Alprax MT with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Alprax MT with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Alprax MT with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Alprax MT with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Alprax MT with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Alprax MT with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Alprax MT with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Alprax MT with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Alprax MT with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Alprax MT with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Alprax MT with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin

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