Medicine Overview of Insed Nasal Spray
Uses of Insed Nasal Spray
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Side effects of Insed Nasal Spray
Sleepiness, Agitation, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Injection site pain, Memory impairment, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup.
How to use Insed Nasal Spray
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Blow your nose gently. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Keep the head upright. Breath in while pressing the bottle. Repeat in other nostril.
How Insed Nasal Spray works
Insed 0.5mg nasal spray 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 Insed Nasal Spray
Expert advice for Insed Nasal Spray
- If you are taking Insed 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 Insed, 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 Insed is very high.
Special precautions for Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be gradual....
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive....
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be used with caution in patie+more
nts with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Insed 0+more
.5mg Nasal Spray in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Midazolam, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Insed 0.5mg Nasal Spray
Frequently asked questions for Midazolam
Insed is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Insed is a controlled substance
Yes, Insed a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
No, Insed is not an opiate medication
Yes, Insed belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
No, Insed belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Insed
No, Insed does not have any analgesic properties. It is used as a central nervous system depressant that slows brain activity, causes relaxation and induces sleep (anesthetic)
No, Insed is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Insed is IV or IM injections
No, Insed does not make you high; it makes you sleepy as it is a central nervous system depressant that slows brain activity, causes relaxation and induces sleep
Yes, Insed causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
No, Insed does not hasten death. Although it may be used to induce sleep and relive anxiety in terminally-ill patients not responding to other relevant medications
Yes, Insed crosses the placenta.
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