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Alroz 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Alroz 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Alroz 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Alroz Tablet

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Uses of Alroz Tablet

Alroz 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Alroz 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 Alroz 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. Alroz 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alroz Tablet works

Alroz 0.5mg 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 Alroz Tablet

Expert advice for Alroz Tablet

  • If you are taking Alroz 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 Alroz, 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 Alroz is very high.
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Alroz Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alroz Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alroz 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alroz 0.5mg 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
Alroz 0.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Alroz 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Alroz 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alroz 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alroz 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alroz 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Alroz Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Alroz 0.5mg 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 Alroz Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

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

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