Medicine Overview of Anxozap Tablet
Uses of Anxozap Tablet
Anxozap 15mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and alcohol withdrawal.
Side effects of Anxozap Tablet
Sleepiness, Slurred speech, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Irritability, Headache, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Constipation, Dizziness, Depression.
How to use Anxozap 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 Anxozap 15mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Anxozap Tablet works
Anxozap 15mg 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 Anxozap Tablet
Expert advice for Anxozap Tablet
- If you are taking Anxozap 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 Anxozap, 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 Anxozap is very high.
Special precautions for Anxozap 15mg Tablet
Anxozap 15mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Anxozap 15mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Anxozap 15mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation+more
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
As Anxozap 15mg Tablet may affect how your muscles work or may make you feel sleepy or forgetful. It may also impair your alertness which can affect your ability to drive....
As Anxozap 15mg Tablet may affect how your muscles work or may make you feel sleepy or forgetful. It may also impair your alertness which can affect your ability to drive.
Anxozap 15mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Anxozap 15mg Tablet is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Use of Anxozap 15mg Tablet may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease....
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Use of Anxozap 15mg Tablet may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Anxozap 15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Anxozap 15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Anxozap 15mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Use of Anxozap 15mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Oxazepam, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Anxozap 15mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Oxazepam
Anxozap belongs to benzodiazepine group of medicines and it is not a narcotic
Yes, Anxozap is addictive. If used more than 4 weeks without a break, there is a risk of becomingdependent or of having problems when you stop taking
Q. Is oxazepam a metabolite of diazepam/clonazepam?
Yes, oxazepam is a metabolite of diazepam but not of clonazepam
Q. Can I take oxazepam with mirtazapine/ Zoloft/ tramadol/ diazepam/ antibiotics?
Oxazepam may interact with these medications. Kindly follow doctors instructions
Anxozap and valium/Xanax, all belong to same class of medicines called benzodiazepines, and have similar effect on brain. However, consult your doctor for specific indications of each medicine
Q. Does Anxozap lower blood pressure/ cause weight loss or weight gain / make you sleepy/ get you high/ cause diarrhea?
Anxozap may cause these side effects. Call your doctor if you experience any unusual problems during your treatment with Anxozap.
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