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Czam 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Czam 10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Czam 10mg Tablet

Epilepsy, Anxiety disorder
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Medicine Overview of Czam Tablet

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Uses of Czam Tablet

Czam 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
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Czam 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 Czam 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. Czam 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Czam Tablet works

Czam 10mg 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 Czam Tablet

Expert advice for Czam Tablet

  • If you are taking Czam 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 Czam, 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 Czam is very high.
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Czam Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Czam Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Czam 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Czam 10mg 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
Czam 10mg 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
Czam 10mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Czam 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Czam 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Czam 10mg Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Czam 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Czam 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Czam Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Czam 10mg 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 Czam Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clonazepam

It depends on what kind of dietary supplement it is. Normally absorption of Czam is not affected by food and other vitamins. Consult your doctor before you start taking the medication.
Q. Which medication is best, alprazolam or Czam?
Both are equally effective as suggested in different research studies.
Q. What is the difference between clotiazepam and Czam?
Clotiazepam is a benzodiazepine which has anxiolytic, sedative and antiepileptic property. It differs from other benzodiazepines (Czam) in that the benzene ring is replaced by thiophene ring. Clinical use of clotiazepam is relatively low.
Q. Which medication is best, lorazepam or Czam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Which medication is best, diazepam or Czam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
There are few reports but it is not so common. Czam does not affect the sexual drive in all the patients.
No. Czam is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Czam 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 Czam.
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin C when taken with Czam.
The treatment of hepatitis C includes many drugs and the side effects depends on which drug you are prescribed.
No. Czam does not cause euphoria. It causes sleepiness, dizziness etc.
Czam does not make you feel high.
Q. Can Czam be replaced with paroxetine?
No. both are different medication. Czam is an antianxiety, anticonvulsant drug whereas Paroxetine is an antidepressant medication
Czam 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 Czam is most studied drug. It is not approved for restless leg syndrome but used off label.
Q. How is bupropion different than Czam?
Bupropion is in the treatment of depression and for smoking cessation. Czam is an anti-seizure and anti-anxiety medicine.
Q. Can I take Czam 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, Czam or clobazam?
Clobazam causes less sedation as compared to Czam as seen in few research studies.In few studies, clobazam showed a good retention when given for a longer period whereas Czam needs a dose escalation.
Q. Can I take Czam 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 Czam 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, Czam or nitrazepam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Can I take Czam along with paracetamol?
Yes. You can take prescribed doses of paracetamol with Czam. Inform your doctor if you have any allergy or liver problems before starting these medications.
Q. Which is stronger Czam or oxazepam?
We could not find any direct studies comparing Czam with oxazepam. However, oxazepam is an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine with a slow onset of action.
Q. Which medication is better Czam 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 Czam is given on the tablet strip and provided by the manufacturer.
Czam 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 Czam along with coffee?
Yes. There are no major interactions known between coffee and Czam.
Q. What is the difference between Czam and zopiclone?
Czam 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 Czam and olanzapine?
Czam is an anti-seizure, antianxiety medication. Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic medication.
Czam is not known to cause low blood pressure commonly. It can cause palpitation in some patients.
No. Czam is not a known medication for sciatica. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Czam is not an approved drugs for treatment of tremors. However, in some research studies, it has been shown Czam is effective
No. Czam is not a medication for nausea. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Czam is not a medication for a headache. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Czam is not a medication for vertigo. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication. However, few studies have shown its effectiveness in vertigo.
Yes. Though Czam is not approved for treatment of insomnia. Czam is used off-label for the treatment of sleep disorders.
No. Czam is not a medication for depression. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating depression.
No. Czam 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 Czam in pain management.
It is given mostly at night as it causes sedation.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Czam with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Czam with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Czam with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Czam with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Czam with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Czam 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
Czam with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Czam with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Czam with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Czam with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Czam with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Czam with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Czam with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Czam with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Czam with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Czam with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Czam with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Czam with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Czam with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Czam with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Czam with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Czam with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Czam with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Czam with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Czam with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Czam with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Czam with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Czam with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Czam with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Czam with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
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