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Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet

Daksh Pharma Pvt Ltd

Composition for Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Etidac Tablet

Uses of Etidac Tablet

Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and insomnia.

Etidac Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Etidac Tablet works

Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet 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 Etidac Tablet

Expert advice for Etidac Tablet

  • If you are taking Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet 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 Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet, 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 Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet is very high.
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Etidac Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Etidac Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
The most common side-effects of Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet are related to sedation and musculoskeletal relaxation. It may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Etidac 0.5 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Etidac Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Etidac 0.5 mg 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 Etidac Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Etizolam

Q. Is Etidac a benzodiazepine?
Etidac is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep) and anxiety disorder.
Q. How does Etidac work?
Etidac induces sleep and controls seizures or fits by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Q. Does Etidac get you high?
Etidac has not been reported to get you high.However,Etidac calms the brain and induces sleep and relaxation of muscles in the body. It may alter mood and perception in some individuals which may be perceived by some as a ‘feeling of high'.
Q. Is Etidac safe?
Etidac is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Etidac a sleeping pill?
Etidac induces sleep and is used for the treatment of insomnia (habitual sleeplessness; inability to sleep). Using on a more frequent basis can lead to difficulty sleeping, problems falling asleep or waking early. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Q. Is Etidac a narcotic drug?
Etidac is not a narcotic drug. It is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia and anxiety disorder.
Q. Does Etidac cause addiction or is it habit forming?
There is a risk of dependence and addiction with repeated use of Etidac.It should be avoided in people who have a history of addiction. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Q. Does Etidac cause weight gain?
Etidac does not cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience an increase in weight after taking Etidac.
Q. Does Etidac work?
Etidac works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Does Etidac get you high?
Etidac has not been reported to get you high. It has a calming action and it reduces anxiety. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions regarding the abuse potential of this medicine.
Q. Does Etidac make you sleepy?
Etidac can make you sleep. Using on a more frequent basis can lead to difficulty sleeping, problems falling asleep or waking early. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Q. Does Etidac help in opioid withdrawal?
Etidac does not help in opioid withdrawal. Please consult your doctor to know more about medicines used in opiate withdrawal.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Etidac with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Etidac with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep
Etidac with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit, Elamin, Diamin
Etidac with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Etidac with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Etidac with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Etidac with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal
Etidac with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Etidac with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Etidac with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur, Carbazep
Etidac with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Etidac with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Etidac with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton
Etidac with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Etidac with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Etidac with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Neptoin
Etidac with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Imi-CI, Arimip, Clopic, Ocifril, Clomilent, Cloclam, Obsenil
Etidac with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Clotrim V
Etidac with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone
Etidac with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, Valcontin
Etidac with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride
Etidac with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Etidac with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin

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