Lobazam 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Lobazam 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Severe anxiety, Epilepsy
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Lobazam Tablet

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Uses of Lobazam Tablet

Lobazam 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of severe anxiety and epilepsy.
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Side effects of Lobazam Tablet

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

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How to use Lobazam 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 Lobazam 5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Lobazam Tablet works

Lobazam 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 Lobazam Tablet

Expert advice for Lobazam Tablet

  • If you are taking Lobazam for the treatment of severe 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 Lobazam, 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 Lobazam is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lobazam 5mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Lobazam 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lobazam 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
Lobazam 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.

Short-term use is not expected to cause any adverse effects in the breastfed baby, especially if the baby is older than 2 months. During long-term use, monitor for possible sleepiness.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

You may feel sleepy or have concentration or memory problems after taking Lobazam 5mg Tablet and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Lobazam 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lobazam 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Lobazam 5mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lobazam 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lobazam 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on use of Lobazam 5mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Azita 500mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lobazam 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Clobazam

Lobazam.s benzodiazepine and controlled drug (addictive), but not a narcotic substance and doesn't cause addiction
It is approved by FDA
Both of this drugs belongs a to a class called benzodiazepine, but their effects are different
Lobazam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Lobazam may cause weight gain,make you feel sleepy or dizzy, especially when you first start treatment. Contact your doctor if you develop such symptom
Yes. But do not use this medicine without prescription as this medicine has potential for abuse with many side effects.
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