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Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Hypnocent Tablet

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Uses of Hypnocent Tablet

Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Hypnocent Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Hypnocent 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. Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Hypnocent Tablet works

Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent Tablet

Expert advice for Hypnocent Tablet

  • If you are taking Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet is very high.
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Hypnocent Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Hypnocent Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hypnocent 5 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet 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.
Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet 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
Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Hypnocent 5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Hypnocent Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Nitrazepam

Hypnocent is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Hypnocent is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Hypnocent 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.
Hypnocent works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Hypnocent is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Hypnocent is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Hypnocent stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Hypnocent with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent stronger than diazepam?
Hypnocent 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.
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent stronger than zopiclone?
Hypnocent 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.
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Hypnocent with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Hypnocent with diazepam?
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent with paracetamol?
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Hypnocent with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Hypnocent 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.
Hypnocent is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Yes, Hypnocent, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Hypnocent is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Hypnocent, please consult your doctor.
Hypnocent 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 Hypnocent with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Hypnocent with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Hypnocent with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Hypnocent with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Hypnocent with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Hypnocent with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Hypnocent with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Hypnocent with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Hypnocent with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Hypnocent with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Hypnocent with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Hypnocent with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Hypnocent with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Hypnocent with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Hypnocent with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Hypnocent with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Hypnocent with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Hypnocent with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Klarcid, Clarie, C Cin
Hypnocent with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Hypnocent with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Hypnocent with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Hypnocent with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Hypnocent with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Hypnocent with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Ocifril, Clomilent, Cloclam, Obsenil, Obnil, Clora, Clomip, Anafranil, Zenil
Hypnocent with Lansoprazole
SERIOUS
Hypnocent with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Hypnocent with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Hypnocent with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Hypnocent with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Hypnocent with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Hypnocent with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Hypnocent with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlorpromazine, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor

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