Lam LA 1mg Tablet

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Tas Med India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Lam LA 1mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Lam LA Tablet

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Uses of Lam LA Tablet

Lam LA 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Side effects of Lam LA Tablet

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

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How to use Lam LA 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 Lam LA 1mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Lam LA Tablet works

Lam la 1mg 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 Lam LA Tablet

Expert advice for Lam LA Tablet

  • If you are taking Lam la 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 Lam la, 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 Lam la is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lam LA 1mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lam LA 1mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lam LA 1mg 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
CAUTION
Lam LA 1mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Lam LA 1mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Lam LA 1mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lam LA 1mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lam LA 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lam LA 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Alprazolam, 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 Lam LA 1mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Alprazolam

Lam la is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not to be used for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
Lam la is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Lam la has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Lam la is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Lam la is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Lam la is not a mono-amine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It has no known inhibitory action on monoamine oxidase (MAO) enzyme. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines.
No, Lam la has no known effect on blood or any action as blood thinner. It belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines and is used to relieve excess anxiety.
No, Lam la is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Lam la is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Lam la is not banned in India, however, it is available only by prescription from physician or doctor.
Yes, Lam la is a habit forming substance. It is possible to become dependent on Lam la and there are high chances that you may experience withdrawal symptoms when you stop taking Lam la. Please take Lam la only as advised by your doctor. Kindly inform your doctor if you have a history of using habit forming substances as your doctor would be able to advise you better regarding the use of Lam la.
No, Lam la is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Lam la should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Lam la is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not recommended for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
No, Lam la is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Lam la should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Lam la is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Lam la. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Lam la.
Yes, Lam la makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Lam la. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Lam la and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Lam la like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Lam la. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Lam la.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Lam la. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
No, Lam la does not contain monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI).
Q. Can I take Lam la with hydrocodone?
Lam la should not be taken with hydrocodone. Lam la belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and hydrocodone belongs to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Lam la and paracetamol. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Lam la and hence decrease the levels of Lam la in the body which may decrease the effect of Lam la and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with clonazepam?
Lam la should not be taken with clonazepam as both the medicines belong to the same class of medicines called benzodiazepines. When taken together, they can cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with oxycodone?
Lam la should not be taken with oxycodone. Lam la belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and oxycodone belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with tramadol?
Lam la should not be taken with tramadol. Lam la belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and tramadol belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Lam la and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Lam la and sertraline. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Lam la with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Lam la and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Lam la should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Lam la is not indicated for the treatment of any kind of pain. It belongs to the class of benzodiazepines and is indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
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