AZEN P TABLET

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Zenith Healthcare Ltd

Composition for AZEN P NA tablet

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Primarily used for

Anxiety
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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Substitutes for AZEN P

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of AZEN P tablet

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Uses of AZEN P tablet

AZEN P TABLET is used in the treatment of anxiety.
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Side effects of AZEN P tablet

Common

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

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How to use AZEN P 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 AZEN P TABLET at a fixed time.

How AZEN P tablet works

Azen p 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 AZEN P tablet

Expert advice for AZEN P tablet

  • If you are taking Alprazolam 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 Alprazolam, 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 Alprazolam is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for AZEN P TABLET
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Alcohol
CAUTION
AZEN P TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
AZEN P 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
AZEN P TABLET is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
AZEN P TABLET may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or dec
rease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
AZEN P TABLET is probably safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of AZEN P TABLET may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ENCORATE SYRUP, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION, PRATHAM 200MG/5ML REDIUSE SUSPENSION, AZIBIG 200MG 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 AZEN P NA tablet

Frequently asked questions for Alprazolam

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