Joynap 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Joynap 0.5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Joynap Tablet

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Uses of Joynap Tablet

Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Side effects of Joynap Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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

How Joynap Tablet works

Joynap 0.5mg tablet belongs to a group of medicines called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity of the nerve cells in the brain and helps fall asleep.

In Depth Information on Joynap Tablet

Expert advice for Joynap Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Joynap to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Joynap once while going to bed and do not repeat in the same night.
  • Not for long-term use as it can be habit-forming.
  • Along with taking Joynap, follow simple tips to establish a sleep routine: Go to sleep and wake up at the same time each day; avoid drinking alcohol, smoking, or consuming coffee/tea four to six hours before going to bed; avoid large meal before bedtime; do not exercise right before going to bed; make sure the bedroom is quiet and dark; avoid daytime nap.
  • Do not abruptly stop the medicine if you have been regularly using it.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Joynap 0.5mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
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Driving
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Joynap 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Joynap 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Joynap 0.5mg Tablet is generally started at a low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 200mg Capsule, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Zolpidem, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Joynap 0.5mg Tablet

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Joynap produces a calming effect on the brain and induces sleep. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Joynap may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
No, Joynap does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Like all medicines, Joynap has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Joynap should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Joynap with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Joynap taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Joynap is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Joynap for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs
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Substitutes for Joynap

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