Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet

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KC Laboratories

Composition for Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety, Alcohol withdrawal, Epilepsy
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Medicine Overview of Kolavery Tablet

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Uses of Kolavery Tablet

Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety, alcohol withdrawal and epilepsy.
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Side effects of Kolavery Tablet

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Sleepiness, Uncoordinated body movements, Slurred speech, Dizziness, Fatigue, Memory impairment, Irritability, Headache, Dry mouth, Depression, Constipation.

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

How Kolavery Tablet works

Kolavery 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 Kolavery Tablet

Expert advice for Kolavery Tablet

  • If you are taking Kolavery 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 Kolavery, 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 Kolavery is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kolavery 0.5mg 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.
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Lactation
Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
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Liver
Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Clonazepam, 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 for Kolavery 0.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Clonazepam

It depends on what kind of dietary supplement it is. Normally absorption of Kolavery is not affected by food and other vitamins. Consult your doctor before you start taking the medication.
Q. Which medication is best, alprazolam or Kolavery?
Both are equally effective as suggested in different research studies.
Q. What is the difference between clotiazepam and Kolavery?
Clotiazepam is a benzodiazepine which has anxiolytic, sedative and antiepileptic property. It differs from other benzodiazepines (Kolavery) in that the benzene ring is replaced by thiophene ring. Clinical use of clotiazepam is relatively low.
Q. Which medication is best, lorazepam or Kolavery?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Which medication is best, diazepam or Kolavery?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
There are few reports but it is not so common. Kolavery does not affect the sexual drive in all the patients.
No. Kolavery is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Kolavery is approved for the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal and epilepsy. Some research studies have shown it has got muscle relaxant properties.
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin B when taken with Kolavery.
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin C when taken with Kolavery.
The treatment of hepatitis C includes many drugs and the side effects depends on which drug you are prescribed.
No. Kolavery does not cause euphoria. It causes sleepiness, dizziness etc.
Kolavery does not make you feel high.
Q. Can Kolavery be replaced with paroxetine?
No. both are different medication. Kolavery is an antianxiety, anticonvulsant drug whereas Paroxetine is an antidepressant medication
Kolavery is not commonly known to cause a rash but hypersensitive individuals can develop a rash.
There are other treatment modalities for restless leg syndrome but among these benzodiazepine class of drug Kolavery is most studied drug. It is not approved for restless leg syndrome but used off label.
Q. How is bupropion different than Kolavery?
Bupropion is in the treatment of depression and for smoking cessation. Kolavery is an anti-seizure and anti-anxiety medicine.
Q. Can I take Kolavery along with zolpidem?
No. You should avoid taking these two medications together. They both induce sleep and taking them together can lead to increased sleepiness, decreased concentration, ataxia and abnormal co-ordination.
Q. Which medication is better, Kolavery or clobazam?
Clobazam causes less sedation as compared to Kolavery as seen in few research studies.In few studies, clobazam showed a good retention when given for a longer period whereas Kolavery needs a dose escalation.
Q. Can I take Kolavery along with fluoxetine?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
It depends on which antibiotics you are on treatment. Consult your doctor before starting these medications.
Q. Can I take Kolavery along with escitalopram?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Q. Which medication is better, Kolavery or nitrazepam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Can I take Kolavery along with paracetamol?
Yes. You can take prescribed doses of paracetamol with Kolavery. Inform your doctor if you have any allergy or liver problems before starting these medications.
Q. Which is stronger Kolavery or oxazepam?
We could not find any direct studies comparing Kolavery with oxazepam. However, oxazepam is an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine with a slow onset of action.
Q. Which medication is better Kolavery or etizolam?
Etizolam is a short acting drug and its structure is a bit different from the benzodiazepines class of drugs. Both are used in inducing sleep and relieving anxiety however it depends.
The expiry date of Kolavery is given on the tablet strip and provided by the manufacturer.
Kolavery works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Q. Can I take Kolavery along with coffee?
Yes. There are no major interactions known between coffee and Kolavery.
Q. What is the difference between Kolavery and zopiclone?
Kolavery is an anti-siezure, antianxiety medication. Zopiclone is a sedating drug from different class and it is only used for inducing sleep
Q. What is the difference between Kolavery and olanzapine?
Kolavery is an anti-seizure, antianxiety medication. Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic medication.
Kolavery is not known to cause low blood pressure commonly. It can cause palpitation in some patients.
No. Kolavery is not a known medication for sciatica. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Kolavery is not an approved drugs for treatment of tremors. However, in some research studies, it has been shown Kolavery is effective
No. Kolavery is not a medication for nausea. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Kolavery is not a medication for a headache. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Kolavery is not a medication for vertigo. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication. However, few studies have shown its effectiveness in vertigo.
Yes. Though Kolavery is not approved for treatment of insomnia. Kolavery is used off-label for the treatment of sleep disorders.
No. Kolavery is not a medication for depression. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating depression.
No. Kolavery is not a medication for management of pain disorders. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating pain. Few studies have failed to prove the effectiveness of Kolavery in pain management.
It is given mostly at night as it causes sedation.
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