Home>Lorawel>lorawel injection

Lorawel Injection

Sigmund Promedica

Composition for Lorawel 2mg Injection

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Short term anxiety, Epilepsy
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Lorawel Injection


Uses of Lorawel Injection

Lorawel Injection is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and epilepsy.

Lorawel Injection side effects


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


How to use Lorawel Injection

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

How Lorawel Injection works

Lorawel 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 Lorawel Injection

Expert advice for Lorawel Injection

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

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Lorazepam, 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 Lorawel Injection

Frequently asked questions about Lorazepam

Lorawel 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
Lorawel. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Yes. Lorawel acts on the brain to relax muscles
Lorawel 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. Lorawel 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
Lorawel has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Lorawel 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, Lorawel may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Lorawel 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 Lorawel
Lorawel can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).
Lorawel interacts with these medicines
Taking Lorawel with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Lorawel with Sodium Valproate
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valparin, Epival, Torvate
Lorawel with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Levazeo, Neopride, Levogold, Lesuride, Volapride, Zenpride
Lorawel with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Senorm, Trancodol, Talendol, Hexidol, Normadol, Serenace
Lorawel with Lansoprazole
Medicines with composition Lansoprazole: Chexid, Lanzol, Lancid, Zes, Lans, Lanspro, Lanzopen, Lansec, Protogut, Biolan
Lorawel with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Depranil, Talendep, Depsonil PM, Depsonil, Antidep, Impramine, Eldep
Lorawel with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Disoval

Substitutes for Lorawel Injection

Calmese 2mg Injection
Themis Medicare Ltd
₹6.06/ml of Injection
save 18%
Lorazen Injection
Zenith Healthcare Ltd
₹7.45/ml of Injection
1% costlier
Lora 2mg Injection
Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹7.8/ml of Injection
6% costlier
Lopez 2mg Injection
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹7.91/ml of Injection
7% costlier
Lopam 2mg Injection
Kivi Labs Ltd
₹8.56/ml of Injection
16% costlier
Top Physicians
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
cross img