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Dactive 6.25mg Tablet

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Composition for Dactive 6.25mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Dactive 6.25mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Dactive Tablet

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Uses of Dactive Tablet

Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Dactive Tablet side effects

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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How to use Dactive 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. Dactive 6.25mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dactive Tablet works

Dactive 6.25mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity of the nerve cells in the brain and helps fall asleep.

In Depth Information on Dactive Tablet

Expert advice for Dactive Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dactive to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Dactive once while going to bed and do not repeat in the same night.
  • Not for long-term use as it can be habit-forming.
  • Along with taking Dactive, follow simple tips to establish a sleep routine: Go to sleep and wake up at the same time each day; avoid drinking alcohol, smoking, or consuming coffee/tea four to six hours before going to bed; avoid large meal before bedtime; do not exercise right before going to bed; make sure the bedroom is quiet and dark; avoid daytime nap.
  • Do not abruptly stop the medicine if you have been regularly using it.
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Dactive Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dactive Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
Driving
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dactive 6.25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dactive 6.25mg Tablet is generally started at a low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Dactive Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dactive 6.25mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Dactive Tablet

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Dactive produces a calming effect on the brain and induces sleep. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Dactive may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
No, Dactive does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Like all medicines, Dactive has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Dactive should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Dactive with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Dactive taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Dactive is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Dactive for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs

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Taking Dactive with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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