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Medistat 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Medistat 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Medistat Tablet

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


Uses of Medistat Tablet

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

Medistat Tablet side effects


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


How to use Medistat 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. Medistat 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Medistat Tablet works

Medistat 0.5mg Tablet 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 Tablet

Expert advice for Medistat Tablet

  • 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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Medistat Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Medistat Tablet
Medistat 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Medistat 0.5mg 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.
Medistat 0.5mg Tablet 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 Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Medistat 0.5mg Tablet should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Medistat 0.5mg Tablet may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Medistat 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Medistat 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Medistat 0.5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Medistat Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Medistat 0.5mg 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 Medistat Tablet

Frequently asked questions about 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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Medistat with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Medistat with Itraconazole
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Medistat with Oxcarbazepine
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Medistat with Chlorpromazine
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Medistat with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Medistat with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Medistat with Lacosamide
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Medistat with Roxithromycin
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Medistat with Dexrabeprazole
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Medistat with Sodium Valproate
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Medistat with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Medistat with Phenytoin
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Medistat with Lamotrigine
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Medistat with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Medistat with Clarithromycin
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Medistat with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Medistat with Ilaprazole
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Medistat with Sulpiride
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Medistat with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Medistat with Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Medistat with Blonanserin
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Medistat with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Medistat with Ritonavir
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Medistat with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Medistat with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Medistat with Ketoconazole
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Medistat with Paliperidone
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Medistat with Indinavir
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Medistat with Revaprazan
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Medistat with Armodafinil
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Medistat with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
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