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Composition for Loren 1 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Loren 1 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Loren Tablet

Uses of Loren Tablet

Loren 1 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.

Loren Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Loren are Memory impairment, Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

How to use Loren 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. Loren 1 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Loren Tablet works

Loren 1 mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Loren Tablet

Expert advice for Loren Tablet

  • If you are taking Loren 1 mg Tablet 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 Loren 1 mg Tablet, 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 Loren 1 mg Tablet is very high.
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Loren Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Loren Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Loren 1 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loren 1 mg Tablet 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
Loren 1 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Loren 1 mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Loren 1 mg Tablet should be gradual.
Driving
Loren 1 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Loren 1 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Loren 1 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Loren 1 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Loren 1 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Loren 1 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Loren Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Loren 1 mg Tablet, 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 Loren Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lorazepam

Q. Is Loren addictive or habit forming or narcotic?
Loren 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
Q. Is Loren the same as Xanax (alprazolam) or Valium (diazepam)?
Loren. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Q. Is Loren a muscle relaxer?
Yes. Loren acts on the brain to relax muscles
Q. Is Loren a beta blocker or SSRI?
Loren is neither a beta blocker (anti-hypertensive) or SSRI (anti-depressant); it belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines
Q. Can I take Loren for a long time or can I take Loren forever or how long can I take Loren or can you take Loren for years?
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
Q. Can I take Loren for pain?
No. Loren is not a pain-relieving medication. Use it only as advised by your doctor
Q. Can you take Loren for anxiety?
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
Q. Can I take Loren with prednisone?
Loren has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Q. Does Loren get you high?
Loren 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, Loren may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Q. Does Loren lower blood pressure?
Loren 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
Q. Does Loren make you sleepy?
Yes, excessive sleepiness and daytime drowsiness are few of the side-effects of Loren
Q. Does Loren cause erectile dysfunction?
Loren can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Loren with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Loren with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Loren with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Develpin
Loren with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita
Loren with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez
Loren with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pantoprazole: Altole, Pandosun, Paddy, Solprazole, P Od, Pantolex, Pantopaa, Maspan, Pantodell, Zenta
Loren with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro, Parot
Loren with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Loren with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Loren with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit
Loren with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Loren with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxital
Loren with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Loren with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Loren with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tenofovir Alafenamide: Tenvir AF
Loren with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Loren with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium
Loren with Rabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rabeprazole: Ulcevin, Altirab, Rabsure, Rabon, Rabequeen, Solrazole, R Od, Rabod, Rabgize, Rabepaa
Loren with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, C-Pride
Loren with Lansoprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lansoprazole: Legend, Lazole, Less, Zolitec, Lansad, Lanspic, Lansure, Wylan, Lanzyco, Dyzole
Loren with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Loren with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Zep, Carbdac
Loren with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, SV

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