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Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet

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Composition for Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Carmez Tablet

Uses of Carmez Tablet

Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorder.

Carmez Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Carmez 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. Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Carmez Tablet works

Carmez 0.25 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 Carmez Tablet

Expert advice for Carmez Tablet

  • If you are taking Carmez 0.25 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 Carmez 0.25 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 Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet is very high.
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Carmez Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Carmez Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Carmez 0.25 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
Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Carmez 0.25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Carmez Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Carmez 0.25 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 Carmez Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clonazepam

Q. Can I take Carmez while taking a dietary supplement?
It depends on what kind of dietary supplement it is. Normally absorption of Carmez is not affected by food and other vitamins. Consult your doctor before you start taking the medication.
Q. Which medication is best, alprazolam or Carmez?
Both are equally effective as suggested in different research studies.
Q. What is the difference between clotiazepam and Carmez?
Clotiazepam is a benzodiazepine which has anxiolytic, sedative and antiepileptic property. It differs from other benzodiazepines (Carmez) in that the benzene ring is replaced by thiophene ring. Clinical use of clotiazepam is relatively low.
Q. Which medication is best, lorazepam or Carmez?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Which medication is best, diazepam or Carmez?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Can Carmez affect my sex drive?
There are few reports but it is not so common. Carmez does not affect the sexual drive in all the patients.
Q. Is Carmez a narcotic?
No. Carmez is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Q. Is Carmez muscle relaxant?
Carmez is approved for the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal and epilepsy. Some research studies have shown it has got muscle relaxant properties.
Q. Can I take vitamin B along with Carmez?
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin B when taken with Carmez.
Q. Can I take vitamin C along with Carmez?
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin C when taken with Carmez.
Q. Can I take Carmez while I am on hepatitis C treatment?
The treatment of hepatitis C includes many drugs and the side effects depends on which drug you are prescribed.
Q. Can Carmez cause euphoria?
No. Carmez does not cause euphoria. It causes sleepiness, dizziness etc.
Q. Can Carmez get you high?
Carmez does not make you feel high.
Q. Can Carmez be replaced with paroxetine?
No. both are different medication. Carmez is an antianxiety, anticonvulsant drug whereas Paroxetine is an antidepressant medication
Q. Can Carmez cause rash?
Carmez is not commonly known to cause a rash but hypersensitive individuals can develop a rash.
Q. Is Carmez the best choice for restless legs syndrome?
There are other treatment modalities for restless leg syndrome but among these benzodiazepine class of drug Carmez is most studied drug. It is not approved for restless leg syndrome but used off label.
Q. How is bupropion different than Carmez?
Bupropion is in the treatment of depression and for smoking cessation. Carmez is an anti-seizure and anti-anxiety medicine.
Q. Can I take Carmez along with zolpidem?
No. You should avoid taking these two medications together. They both induce sleep and taking them together can lead to increased sleepiness, decreased concentration, ataxia and abnormal co-ordination.
Q. Which medication is better, Carmez or clobazam?
Clobazam causes less sedation as compared to Carmez as seen in few research studies.In few studies, clobazam showed a good retention when given for a longer period whereas Carmez needs a dose escalation.
Q. Can I take Carmez along with fluoxetine?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Q. Can I take Carmez while I am also taking antibiotics?
It depends on which antibiotics you are on treatment. Consult your doctor before starting these medications.
Q. Can I take Carmez along with escitalopram?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Q. Which medication is better, Carmez or nitrazepam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Can I take Carmez along with paracetamol?
Yes. You can take prescribed doses of paracetamol with Carmez. Inform your doctor if you have any allergy or liver problems before starting these medications.
Q. Which is stronger Carmez or oxazepam?
We could not find any direct studies comparing Carmez with oxazepam. However, oxazepam is an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine with a slow onset of action.
Q. Which medication is better Carmez or etizolam?
Etizolam is a short acting drug and its structure is a bit different from the benzodiazepines class of drugs. Both are used in inducing sleep and relieving anxiety however it depends.
Q. When does Carmez expire?
The expiry date of Carmez is given on the tablet strip and provided by the manufacturer.
Q. How does Carmez affect the brain?
Carmez works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Q. Can I take Carmez along with coffee?
Yes. There are no major interactions known between coffee and Carmez.
Q. What is the difference between Carmez and zopiclone?
Carmez is an anti-siezure, antianxiety medication. Zopiclone is a sedating drug from different class and it is only used for inducing sleep
Q. What is the difference between Carmez and olanzapine?
Carmez is an anti-seizure, antianxiety medication. Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic medication.
Q. Can Carmez cause low blood pressure?
Carmez is not known to cause low blood pressure commonly. It can cause palpitation in some patients.
Q. Can I use Carmez for sciatica?
No. Carmez is not a known medication for sciatica. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Q. Can tremors be treated with Carmez?
Carmez is not an approved drugs for treatment of tremors. However, in some research studies, it has been shown Carmez is effective
Q. Can I use Carmez for nausea?
No. Carmez is not a medication for nausea. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Q. Can I use Carmez for a headache?
No. Carmez is not a medication for a headache. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Q. Can I use Carmez for vertigo?
No. Carmez is not a medication for vertigo. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication. However, few studies have shown its effectiveness in vertigo.
Q. Can insomnia be treated with Carmez?
Yes. Though Carmez is not approved for treatment of insomnia. Carmez is used off-label for the treatment of sleep disorders.
Q. Can I use Carmez for depression?
No. Carmez is not a medication for depression. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating depression.
Q. Can I use Carmez in pain management?
No. Carmez is not a medication for management of pain disorders. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating pain. Few studies have failed to prove the effectiveness of Carmez in pain management.
Q. What is the good time to take Carmez?
It is given mostly at night as it causes sedation.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Carmez with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Carmez with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Carmez with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit, Elamin, Diamin
Carmez with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
Carmez with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro
Carmez with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Carmez with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton
Carmez with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol
Carmez with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag
Carmez with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Carmez with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Carmez with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Carmez with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Carmez with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Imi-CI, Arimip, Clopic, Ocifril, Clomilent
Carmez with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur
Carmez with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride
Carmez with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Carmez 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
Carmez with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Carmez with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxmazetol
Carmez with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, Valcontin

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