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Dormin 5 mg Capsule

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Composition for Dormin 5 mg Capsule

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Primary uses of Dormin 5 mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Dormin Capsule

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Uses of Dormin Capsule

Dormin 5 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Dormin Capsule side effects

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

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How to use Dormin Capsule

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. Dormin 5 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Dormin Capsule works

Dormin 5 mg Capsule 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 Dormin Capsule

Expert advice for Dormin Capsule

  • If you are taking Dormin 5 mg Capsule 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 Dormin 5 mg Capsule, 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 Dormin 5 mg Capsule is very high.
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Dormin Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Dormin Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Dormin 5 mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dormin 5 mg Capsule 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
CAUTION
Dormin 5 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Dormin 5 mg Capsule may cause side effects such as reduced alertness, confusion, tiredness, dizziness, poor muscle coordination and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dormin 5 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dormin 5 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Dormin 5 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dormin 5 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Dormin 5 mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Dormin Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Dormin 5 mg Capsule, 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 Dormin Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Nitrazepam

Dormin is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Dormin is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Dormin belongs to a group of sedative-hypnotic medicines known as benzodiazepines. 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.
Dormin works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Dormin is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Dormin is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Dormin stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Dormin with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Dormin is more potent when compared to temazepam with an equivalent milligram. there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Dormin stronger than diazepam?
Dormin is relatively more potent when compared to diazepam with an equivalent milligram and there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Dormin is a benzodiazepine drug used in the treatment of insomnia. It is a prescription drug and is safe to use in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Is Dormin stronger than zopiclone?
Dormin is a benzodiazepine whereas zopiclone is a nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotic. Though they act on the same receptor, there are differences in their mechanism of action, so, vary in their pharmacological effects.
Dormin is not a narcotic substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Can I take Dormin with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Dormin with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Dormin with diazepam?
Dormin with taken with diazepam may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Dormin with paracetamol?
Dormin is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Dormin with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Dormin with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Dormin use has been associated with paradoxical reactions like depressive effects, irritability, delusions, and hallucinations. If you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Dormin is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Yes, Dormin, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Dormin is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Dormin, please consult your doctor.
Dormin can rarely cause memory loss (amnesia), especially if the dose exceeds therapeutic levels. If you experience any such problem while using the drug, consult your doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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