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Megarest 5mg Injection

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Composition for Megarest 5mg Injection

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Primary uses of Megarest 5mg Injection

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

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Uses of Megarest Injection

Megarest 5mg Injection is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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Megarest Injection side effects

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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 Megarest Injection

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

How Megarest Injection works

Megarest 5mg 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 Megarest Injection

Expert advice for Megarest Injection

  • If you are taking Megarest 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 Megarest, 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 Megarest is very high.
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Megarest Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Megarest Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Megarest 5mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Megarest 5mg 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.
Lactation
Megarest 5mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Megarest 5mg Injection should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Megarest 5mg Injection should be gradual.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Megarest 5mg Injection may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Kidney
Megarest 5mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megarest 5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Megarest 5mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Megarest Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Megarest 5mg Injection, 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 Megarest Injection

Frequently asked questions about Midazolam

Megarest is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Megarest is a controlled substance
Yes, Megarest a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
No, Megarest is not an opiate medication
Yes, Megarest belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
No, Megarest belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Megarest
No, Megarest 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, Megarest is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Megarest is IV or IM injections
No, Megarest 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, Megarest causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
No, Megarest 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, Megarest crosses the placenta.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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