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Loricon 2 mg Tablet

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Composition for Loricon 2 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Loricon 2 mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Loricon Tablet

Uses of Loricon Tablet

Loricon 2 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.

Loricon Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Loricon 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. Loricon 2 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Loricon Tablet works

Loricon 2 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 Loricon Tablet

Expert advice for Loricon Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Loricon Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Loricon 2 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Loricon Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lorazepam

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Loricon with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Loricon with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro
Loricon with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Loricon with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Loricon with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Imi-CI, Arimip, Clopic, Ocifril, Clomilent
Loricon with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid, Mythrocin, Frank, Clarsaf, Calrcin, Clarcin, Clarital
Loricon with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton
Loricon with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV
Loricon with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Loricon with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Loricon with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Loricon with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol
Loricon with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit, Elamin, Diamin
Loricon with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur
Loricon with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Loricon with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag
Loricon with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Loricon with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Loricon with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride
Loricon with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
Loricon with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxmazetol

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