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Alprocontin 1mg Tablet

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Composition for Alprocontin 1mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Alprocontin 1mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Alprocontin Tablet

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Uses of Alprocontin Tablet

Alprocontin 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Alprocontin Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Alprocontin 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. Alprocontin 1mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alprocontin Tablet works

Alprocontin 1mg 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 Alprocontin Tablet

Expert advice for Alprocontin Tablet

  • If you are taking Alprocontin 1mg 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 Alprocontin 1mg 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 Alprocontin 1mg Tablet is very high.
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Alprocontin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alprocontin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alprocontin 1mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alprocontin 1mg 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
Alprocontin 1mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Alprocontin 1mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Alprocontin 1mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alprocontin 1mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alprocontin 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alprocontin 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Alprocontin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Alprocontin 1mg 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 Alprocontin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Alprocontin 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.
Alprocontin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Alprocontin has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Alprocontin is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Alprocontin is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Alprocontin is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Alprocontin is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Alprocontin is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Alprocontin should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Alprocontin 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, Alprocontin is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Alprocontin should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Alprocontin is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Alprocontin. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Alprocontin.
Yes, Alprocontin makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Alprocontin. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Alprocontin and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Alprocontin.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Alprocontin. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Alprocontin with hydrocodone?
Alprocontin should not be taken with hydrocodone. Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Alprocontin and hence decrease the levels of Alprocontin in the body which may decrease the effect of Alprocontin and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alprocontin with clonazepam?
Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with oxycodone?
Alprocontin should not be taken with oxycodone. Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with tramadol?
Alprocontin should not be taken with tramadol. Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Alprocontin and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Alprocontin should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Alprocontin 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 Alprocontin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Alprocontin with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Alprocontin with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Alprocontin with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Alprocontin with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Alprocontin with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Alprocontin with Lansoprazole
SERIOUS
Alprocontin with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Alprocontin with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Alprocontin with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Alprocontin with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Alprocontin with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Alprocontin with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Alprocontin with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Alprocontin with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Alprocontin with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Alprocontin with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Alprocontin with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Alprocontin with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Alprocontin with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Alprocontin with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Alprocontin with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Alprocontin with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Alprocontin with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Alprocontin with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Alprocontin with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Alprocontin with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Alprocontin with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Alprocontin with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Alprocontin with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Alprocontin with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Alprocontin with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Alprocontin 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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