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Cezur 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Cezur 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Cezur 0.5mg Tablet

Epilepsy, Anxiety disorder
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Medicine Overview of Cezur Tablet

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Uses of Cezur Tablet

Cezur 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
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Cezur Tablet side effects

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

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

How Cezur Tablet works

Cezur 0.5mg 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 Cezur Tablet

Expert advice for Cezur Tablet

  • If you are taking Cezur 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 Cezur, 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 Cezur is very high.
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Cezur Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cezur Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Cezur 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cezur 0.5mg 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
Cezur 0.5mg 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
Cezur 0.5mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Cezur 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cezur 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Cezur 0.5mg Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Cezur 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cezur 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Cezur Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cezur 0.5mg 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 Cezur Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clonazepam

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Cezur with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Cezur with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Cezur with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Cezur with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Cezur with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Cezur with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Cezur with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Cezur with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Cezur with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Cezur with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Cezur with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Cezur with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Cezur with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Cezur with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Cezur with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Cezur with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Cezur with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Cezur with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Cezur with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Cezur with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Cezur with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Cezur with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Cezur with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Cezur with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Cezur with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Cezur with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Cezur with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Cezur with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Cezur with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Cezur with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Cezur with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
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