Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD

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Primarily used for

Insomnia, Short term anxiety, Epilepsy
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Lobazam Tablet MD

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Uses of Lobazam Tablet MD

Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD is used in the treatment of insomnia, short term anxiety and epilepsy.
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Side effects of Lobazam Tablet MD

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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 MD

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD at a fixed time.

How Lobazam Tablet MD works

Lobazam 5mg tablet md 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 MD

Expert advice for Lobazam Tablet MD

  • If you are taking Lobazam 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 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 MD
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD 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 MD 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 MD and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD 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 MD should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on use of Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lobazam 5mg Tablet MD

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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