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Lora 2mg Injection

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Primary uses of Lora 2mg Injection

Short term anxiety, Epilepsy
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Lora Injection

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Uses of Lora Injection

Lora 2mg Injection is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and epilepsy.
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Lora Injection side effects

Common

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

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How to use Lora Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Lora Injection works

Lora 2mg Injection 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 Lora Injection

Expert advice for Lora Injection

  • If you are taking Lora 2mg Injection 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 Lora 2mg Injection, 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 Lora 2mg Injection is very high.
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Lora Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Lora Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Lora 2mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lora 2mg Injection 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.
Lactation
Lora 2mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Lora 2mg Injection should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Lora 2mg Injection should be gradual.
Driving
Lora 2mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Lora 2mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lora 2mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Lora 2mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lora 2mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lora 2mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Lora Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Lora 2mg Injection, 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 about Lora Injection

Frequently asked questions about Lorazepam

Lora is addictive and habit forming, as on prolonged use, it may make you dependent such that you will not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it. It is therefore classified as a narcotic and only the exact quantity required by you will be provided by the chemist/pharmacist after producing a prescriptio
Lora. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Yes. Lora acts on the brain to relax muscles
Lora is neither a beta blocker (anti-hypertensive) or SSRI (anti-depressant); it belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines
This drug should be used for only a short time. Do not take this medication for longer than 4 months without your doctor's advice
No. Lora is not a pain-relieving medication. Use it only as advised by your doctor
Yes, it is used to treat anxiety
Q. Can I take lorazepam with melatonin/ Zoloft (sertraline)/ tramadol/ Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone)/ Advil (ibuprofen)/ Ambien (Zolpidem)/ Wellbutrin (bupropion)/ Tylenol (paracetamol)?
Lorazepam has no known harmful interaction with Advil (ibuprofen) or Tylenol (paracetamol); hence can be taken together. Drugs like melatonin/ Zoloft (sertraline)/ tramadol/ Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone)/ Ambien (Zolpidem)/ Wellbutrin (bupropion) can increase the side-effects of lorazepam, and vice verca. Please consult your doctor before taking lorazepam with any other drug
Lora has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Lora enhances the action of a signaling chemical called gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) in the brain and thus produces a calming effect. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Lora may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Lora itself can rarely lower blood pressure. However, it is known to potentiate the effect of medicines used to treat high blood pressure, and cause excessive lowering of blood pressure
Yes, excessive sleepiness and daytime drowsiness are few of the side-effects of Lora
Lora can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Lora with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Lora with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Lora with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Lora with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Lora with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Lora with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Itral, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Lora with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Lora with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Lora with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Lora with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Lora with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Lora with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Lora with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Lora with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Lora with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Lora with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Lora with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Lora with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Lora with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Lora with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Lora with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Lora with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Lora with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Lora with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Lora with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Lora with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Lora with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Lora with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Lora with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Lora with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol

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