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Cax 25 mg Tablet

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Composition for Cax 25 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Cax 25 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Cax Tablet

Uses of Cax Tablet

Cax 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal and severe anxiety.

Cax Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Cax are Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

How to use Cax 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. Cax 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Cax 25 mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Cax Tablet works

Cax 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 Cax Tablet

Expert advice for Cax Tablet

  • If you are taking Cax 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 Cax 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 Cax 25 mg Tablet is very high.
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Cax Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cax Tablet
Cax 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Cax 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.
Cax 25 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Cax 25 mg Tablet may make you feel drowsy or affect your concentration and this may affect your ability to drive.
Cax 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cax 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Cax 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cax 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Cax Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cax 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

Questions Related to Cax
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I am feeling higher stress, phobia, severe anxiety, insomnia etc
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychotherapy and Psychiatry
Anxiety is the result of a hyperarousal state of nervous system due to a low threshold for threat perception. In simpler words, it's an ongoing flight or fight response. It can elicit a neuro-hormonal response understood as Flight or Fright reaction kicking in physiological cascade of symptoms ranging from palpitations, tachycardia, breathlessness, increased bowel movement, increase frequency of urination, dizziness, muscle tension or pain, trembling, dizziness, blurring of vision to restlessness, confusion and fainting spells. Chronic stress causes prolonged anxiety response with the consequences of slowed cognition , lack of concentration, headaches, fluctuations in blood pressure, irritable bowel syndrome with persistent Bowel movement issues and increased wear and tear of body tissues. Other somatic symptoms can also be seen like feeling of obstruction in throat or thrust tightness, stomach ache, nausea, recurrent vomiting, increased body temperature, feeling of electrical sensations or ants on skin ( paresthesia) etc. The interest in routine activities like eating, socialising with friends and family and sex goes down. Identifying your stressors, learning to deal with them, de stressing regularly by doing something that makes one feel good, yoga and meditation are some non pharmacological strategies to deal with it. If the condition is persisting for a long time, it's better to see a psychiatrist.
I amit asking a question for her she was taking medicines like Alprax and clonotril. I did't know why. Is theses drugs are ok to take? Or It has some specifications? She was unable to speak and walk and after taking these medicines she goes to endless sleep. (I'm her college friend and she ask me to brought these medicines).
Dr. Anshul Varshney
Internal Medicine, Physician and Diabetology
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. No, this is not at all normal to take these medicines as these are anti anxiety medicines and have high addiction potential. However, there are indications for the use like severe anxiety.
I am experiencing Severe anxiety through out my life.I am diagnosed having OCD and taking Fluoxetine 20mg daily for 6 years. My doctor also prescribed me Alprazolam 0.5mg SR, and Propanolol 40 for Anxiety. Now the doctor is saying to stop medicines, if i stop or reduce dosage the anxiety is coming again. What can i do ?
Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari
We understand your concern. My advice would be increasing Fluoxetine and reducing alprazolamAs Alprazolam is addictiveOnce you are stable in Fluoxetine than further we can try to reduce medications
Dear sir i am suffering from severe Anxiety of having a acardiac problem, recently took a ecg and consulted a cardiologist , he told it is fine but heart rate is high due to anxiety, i attached my ecg ,i was too much anxious when ecg is being done
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Hello, greetings from 1mg.comYes heart rate is high Find ways to relieve stress like yoga, exercise,meditation etc Consult doctor for proper management
I have severe anxiety problems. Which antidepressants will work effectively and having less side effects? How to take doses? Please help me. I have been suffering from anxiety for 6 years and my life is getting worse. I missed many moments of enjoyment because of extreme anxiety.
Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari
We understand your problem.For choosing best suitable antidepressants, one need to take your detailed and careful history as well as do accurate mental status examination. For which I would suggest you to visit nearest psychiatrist in Jaipur !Till then you are advised to search internet for self help CBT" and download manual"Read this manual which shall help you solving your anxiety problem.
Dear Sir, I was under severe anxiety from past 1 year till May when i got my blood test done, and found that TSH=45, and SGOT, SGPT, Cholestrol levels were elevated. Initially i took Ayur medicine from local practitioner but TSH levels in turn increased to 60. So, i had to start thyrox 100 mcg. My anti-TPO levels are around 370 indicating auto-immunity. I am currently having a problem in word recall among other problems in memory, speed of processing information and comprehension(a bit), and certain anxiety. Doctor sir, i will be very thankful in case u can help me with cure of autoimmunity and cognition issues.
Dr. Saurav Arora
Dear sir at this point of time you must continue your Thyroid tablet, as your body needs hormone.Secondly, you may take Gelsemium 30, 04 drops in half cup water and Kali phos 6x, 4 tab thrice daily for a month, but in case there is no improvement, you might need to visit a homeopath so that he can examine you and discuss your case in detail, get some investigations and guide you accordingly. For Do?s and Don?ts while taking homeopathic medicines visit www.arorasclinic.com/homeopathy

Frequently asked questions about Cax Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Chlordiazepoxide

Q. Does Cax work and what does Cax treat?
Cax is used for the short-term (2-4 weeks only) treatment of severe anxiety, which may occur alone or in association with sleeping problems (insomnia) or personality/behavioral disorders. It may also be used to treat muscle spasms, and to relieve alcohol withdrawal symptoms
Q. Is chlordiazepoxide/chlordiazepoxide + clidinium a narcotic/controlled drug or substance?
Chlordiazepoxide is not a narcotic drug. Chlordiazepoxide is classified by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a Schedule IV controlled substance. Any medicine which contains chlordiazepoxide alone or in combination with other drugs will be treated as a controlled substance and will require prescription for purchase
Q. Is Cax a benzodiazepine?
Cax belongs to a group of medicines known as benzodiazepines
Q. Is Cax addictive?
Yes. Cax is not recommended for long term use as it may increase the risk of dependence
Q. Is chlordiazepoxide the same as diazepam?
No. Chlordiazepoxide and diazepam are not the same; however, they both belong to the same class of drug known as benzodiazepines
Q. Is Cax stronger than Xanax?
Xanax is a trade name for active drug alprazolam which belongs to the same group of medicines as Cax called benzodiazepines. Cax used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms. Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat severe anxiety and severe anxiety associated with depression
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with chlordiazepoxide?
Chlordiazepoxide has no known harmful interaction with ibuprofen. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does Cax make you sleepy?
Yes, Cax may make you sleepy
Q. Does Cax cause weight gain/constipation?
Cax is not known to cause weight gain/ constipation
Q. Does Cax get you high?
Cax does have the risk of causing dependence on long term use due to the calming effects, which may be described by some as ‘getting high
Q. Does Cax expire?
Yes. Cax drug has expiry date. Refer to the label instruction of the medicine for detailed information regarding expiry of the drug.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Cax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Cax with Roxithromycin
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
Cax with Lamotrigine
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez
Cax with Ilaprazole
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Cax with Oxcarbazepine
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxital
Cax with Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro, Parot
Cax with Carbamazepine
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Zep, Carbdac
Cax with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Cax with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita
Cax with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Develpin
Cax with Lansoprazole
Medicines with composition Lansoprazole: Legend, Lazole, Less, Zolitec, Lansad, Lanspic, Lansure, Wylan, Lanzyco, Dyzole
Cax with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit
Cax with Pantoprazole
Medicines with composition Pantoprazole: Altole, Pandosun, Paddy, Solprazole, P Od, Pantolex, Pantopaa, Maspan, Pantodell, Zenta
Cax with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, C-Pride
Cax with Rabeprazole
Medicines with composition Rabeprazole: Ulcevin, Altirab, Rabsure, Rabon, Rabequeen, Solrazole, R Od, Rabod, Rabgize, Rabepaa
Cax with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Cax with Phenytoin
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium
Cax with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Cax with Itraconazole
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Medicines with composition Tenofovir Alafenamide: Tenvir AF
Cax with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, SV

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