Anxirid 10mg Tablet

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Intel Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Anxirid 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Anxirid Tablet

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Uses of Anxirid Tablet

Anxirid 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Side effects of Anxirid Tablet

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

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How to use Anxirid 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Anxirid 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Anxirid Tablet works

Anxirid 10mg 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 Anxirid Tablet

Expert advice for Anxirid Tablet

  • If you are taking Anxirid 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 Anxirid, 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 Anxirid is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Anxirid 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Anxirid 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Anxirid 10mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Anxirid 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Anxirid 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Anxirid 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Anxirid 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Anxirid 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Anxirid 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Alprazolam, 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 for Anxirid 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Alprazolam

Anxirid 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.
Anxirid is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Anxirid has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Anxirid is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Anxirid is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Anxirid is not a mono-amine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It has no known inhibitory action on monoamine oxidase (MAO) enzyme. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines.
No, Anxirid has no known effect on blood or any action as blood thinner. It belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines and is used to relieve excess anxiety.
No, Anxirid is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Anxirid is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Anxirid is not banned in India, however, it is available only by prescription from physician or doctor.
Yes, Anxirid is a habit forming substance. It is possible to become dependent on Anxirid and there are high chances that you may experience withdrawal symptoms when you stop taking Anxirid. Please take Anxirid only as advised by your doctor. Kindly inform your doctor if you have a history of using habit forming substances as your doctor would be able to advise you better regarding the use of Anxirid.
No, Anxirid is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Anxirid should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Anxirid 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, Anxirid is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Anxirid should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Anxirid is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Anxirid. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Anxirid.
Yes, Anxirid makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Anxirid. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Anxirid and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Anxirid 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 Anxirid. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Anxirid.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Anxirid. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
No, Anxirid does not contain monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI).
Q. Can I take Anxirid with hydrocodone?
Anxirid should not be taken with hydrocodone. Anxirid 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 Anxirid with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Anxirid 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 Anxirid with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Anxirid and hence decrease the levels of Anxirid in the body which may decrease the effect of Anxirid and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Anxirid with clonazepam?
Anxirid 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 Anxirid with oxycodone?
Anxirid should not be taken with oxycodone. Anxirid 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 Anxirid with tramadol?
Anxirid should not be taken with tramadol. Anxirid 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 Anxirid with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Anxirid 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 Anxirid with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Anxirid 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 Anxirid with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Anxirid and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Anxirid should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Anxirid 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.
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