Lorel Injection

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Composition for Lorel NA Injection

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety, Epilepsy
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Lorel Injection

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Uses of Lorel Injection

Lorel Injection is used in the treatment of short term anxiety and epilepsy.
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Side effects of Lorel Injection

Common

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

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How to use Lorel Injection

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

How Lorel Injection works

Lorel 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 Lorel Injection

Expert advice for Lorel Injection

  • If you are taking Lorel 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 Lorel, 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 Lorel is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lorel Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lorel Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lorel 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.
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Lactation
Lorel Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Lorel Injection should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Lorel Injection should be gradual.
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Driving
Lorel Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Lorel Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lorel Injection is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lorel Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lorel Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Lorel Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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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 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 for Lorel NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Lorazepam

Lorel 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
Lorel. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Yes. Lorel acts on the brain to relax muscles
Lorel 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. Lorel 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
Lorel has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Lorel 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, Lorel may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Lorel 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 Lorel
Lorel can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).
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Substitutes for Lorel

No substitutes found for this medicine
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