Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray

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Composition for Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray

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Primarily used for

Anesthesia, Sedation in intensive care unit (ICU), Conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures
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Medicine Overview of Medistat Nasal Spray

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Uses of Medistat Nasal Spray

Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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Side effects of Medistat Nasal Spray

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Sleepiness, Agitation, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Injection site pain, Memory impairment, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup.

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How to use Medistat Nasal Spray

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Blow your nose gently. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Keep the head upright. Breath in while pressing the bottle. Repeat in other nostril.

How Medistat Nasal Spray works

Medistat 0.5mg nasal spray 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 Medistat Nasal Spray

Expert advice for Medistat Nasal Spray

  • If you are taking Medistat 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 Medistat, 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 Medistat is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray 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
Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be gradual.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
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Kidney
Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray should be used with caution in pa
tients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Medista
t 0.5mg Nasal Spray in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Midazolam, 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 Medistat 0.5mg Nasal Spray

Frequently asked questions for Midazolam

Medistat is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Medistat is a controlled substance
Yes, Medistat a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
No, Medistat is not an opiate medication
Yes, Medistat belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
No, Medistat belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Medistat
No, Medistat does not have any analgesic properties. It is used as a central nervous system depressant that slows brain activity, causes relaxation and induces sleep (anesthetic)
No, Medistat is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Medistat is IV or IM injections
No, Medistat does not make you high; it makes you sleepy as it is a central nervous system depressant that slows brain activity, causes relaxation and induces sleep
Yes, Medistat causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
No, Medistat does not hasten death. Although it may be used to induce sleep and relive anxiety in terminally-ill patients not responding to other relevant medications
Yes, Medistat crosses the placenta.
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