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Equipam 2mg Tablet

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Composition for Equipam 2mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Equipam Tablet

Short term anxiety, Epilepsy, Muscle spasms
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Medicine Overview of Equipam Tablet


Uses of Equipam Tablet

Equipam 2mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety, epilepsy, muscle spasms and alcohol withdrawal.

Equipam Tablet side effects


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


How to use Equipam 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. Equipam 2mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Equipam Tablet works

Equipam 2mg 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 Equipam Tablet

Expert advice for Equipam Tablet

  • If you are taking Equipam 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 Equipam, 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 Equipam is very high.
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Equipam Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Equipam Tablet
Equipam 2mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Equipam 2mg 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.
Equipam 2mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Equipam 2mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Equipam 2mg Tablet should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Equipam 2mg Tablet can make you sleepy, forgetful, and have poor co-ordination. This may affect your ability to drive.
Equipam 2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Equipam 2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment may be required if it is to be given for a long period
There is limited information available on the use of Equipam 2mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Equipam Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Equipam 2mg 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 Equipam Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Diazepam

Equipam belongs to a class of medication called as benzodiazepine. It produces sedation and also causes muscle relaxation. It is not a barbiturate, and does not relieve pain
Equipam is used as sedative drug which induces sleep
Equipam is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Equipam is used in the treatment of short-term relief (2-4 weeks) of severe anxiety. It is not a pain-relieving medication, and cannot be used to relieve pain. It does not relieve hangover
Equipam is used to induce sleep, control fits and other symptoms of withdrawal of opioids as well as other depressant drugs
Drowsiness is the most common side effect of Equipam. There is no evidence that it causes weight gain, or thinning of blood
Yes, Equipam can be detected in blood, as well as urine, even when it is taken at prescribed doses
Equipam is a benzodiazepine, which calms down the brain to relieve symptoms of brain hyperactivity. This effect may be perceived by some as pleasant, or ‘getting high'. Equipam is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Equipam with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Equipam with Blonanserin
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Equipam with Oxcarbazepine
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Equipam with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Equipam with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Equipam with Indinavir
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Equipam with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Equipam with Chlorpromazine
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Equipam with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Equipam with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Equipam with Revaprazan
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Equipam with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Equipam with Lacosamide
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Equipam with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Equipam with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Equipam with Lamotrigine
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Equipam with Armodafinil
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Equipam with Itraconazole
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Equipam with Ritonavir
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Equipam with Sulpiride
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Equipam with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Equipam with Sodium Valproate
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Equipam with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Equipam with Ilaprazole
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Equipam with Ketoconazole
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Equipam with Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Equipam with Paliperidone
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Equipam with Dexrabeprazole
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Equipam with Phenytoin
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Equipam with Roxithromycin
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Equipam with Clarithromycin
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
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