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Etirest 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Etirest 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Etirest 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety, Insomnia
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Etirest Tablet

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Uses of Etirest Tablet

Etirest 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and insomnia.
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Etirest Tablet side effects

Common

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

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

How Etirest Tablet works

Etirest 0.5mg 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 Etirest Tablet

Expert advice for Etirest Tablet

  • If you are taking Etirest 0.5mg 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 Etirest 0.5mg 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 Etirest 0.5mg Tablet is very high.
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Etirest Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Etirest Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Etirest 0.5mg 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 Etirest 0.5mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
The most common side-effects of Etirest 0.5mg Tablet are related to sedation and musculoskeletal relaxation. It may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Etirest 0.5mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Etirest 0.5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Etirest Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Etirest 0.5mg 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Etirest Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Etizolam

Etirest is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep) and anxiety disorder.
Etirest 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.
Etirest has not been reported to get you high.However,Etirest 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'.
Etirest is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Etirest 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.
Etirest is not a narcotic drug. It is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia and anxiety disorder.
There is a risk of dependence and addiction with repeated use of Etirest.It should be avoided in people who have a history of addiction. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Etirest does not cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience an increase in weight after taking Etirest.
Etirest works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Etirest 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.
Etirest 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.
Etirest 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 Etirest with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Etirest with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Etirest with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Etirest with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Etirest with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Etirest with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Etirest with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Etirest with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Etirest with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Etirest with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Etirest with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Etirest with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Etirest with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Etirest with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Etirest with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Etirest with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Etirest with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Etirest with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Etirest with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Etirest with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Etirest with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Etirest with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Etirest with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Etirest with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Etirest with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Etirest with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Etirest with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Etirest with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Etirest with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Itral, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Etirest with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Etirest with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard

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