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Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Bliz Tablet

Uses of Bliz Tablet

Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of anxiety.

Bliz Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Bliz are Memory impairment, Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

How to use Bliz 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. Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Bliz Tablet works

Bliz 0.5 mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Bliz Tablet

Expert advice for Bliz Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Bliz Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Bliz 0.5 mg 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 Bliz Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Q. What is Bliz used for?
Bliz 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.
Q. Is Bliz safe?
Bliz is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Bliz addictive (habit-forming)?
Yes, the use of Bliz has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Bliz is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
Q. Is Bliz an opioid?
No, Bliz is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
Q. Is Bliz an anti-depressant?
No, Bliz is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
Q. Is Bliz a narcotic substance?
No, Bliz is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
Q. Can I take Bliz for a hangover?
No, Bliz is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Bliz should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Q. Can I take Bliz for anxiety?
Yes, Bliz 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.
Q. Can I take Bliz for heart palpitations?
No, Bliz is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Bliz should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Bliz for alcohol withdrawal?
No, Bliz is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Q. Does Bliz reduce blood pressure?
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Bliz. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Bliz.
Q. Does Bliz make you sleepy?
Yes, Bliz makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Bliz. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Bliz and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Q. Does Bliz expire?
Yes, Bliz like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Q. Does Bliz cause weight gain?
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Bliz. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Bliz.
Q. Can the use of Bliz cause hair loss?
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Bliz. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Bliz with hydrocodone?
Bliz should not be taken with hydrocodone. Bliz 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 Bliz with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Bliz 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 Bliz with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Bliz and hence decrease the levels of Bliz in the body which may decrease the effect of Bliz and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Bliz with clonazepam?
Bliz 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 Bliz with oxycodone?
Bliz should not be taken with oxycodone. Bliz 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 Bliz with tramadol?
Bliz should not be taken with tramadol. Bliz 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 Bliz with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Bliz 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 Bliz with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Bliz 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 Bliz with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Bliz and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Bliz for the rest of my life?
No, Bliz should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Bliz for pain?
No, Bliz 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 Bliz with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Bliz with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Imi-CI, Arimip, Clopic, Ocifril, Clomilent
Bliz with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Bliz with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxmazetol
Bliz with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride
Bliz with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid, Mythrocin, Frank, Clarsaf, Calrcin, Clarcin, Clarital
Bliz with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton
Bliz with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit, Elamin, Diamin
Bliz with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Bliz with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Bliz with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Bliz with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, Valcontin
Bliz with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Bliz with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Bliz with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol
Bliz with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Bliz with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro
Bliz with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur
Bliz with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag
Bliz with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval

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