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Medicine Overview of Meloset Tablet
Uses of Meloset Tablet
Meloset 3mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia and Jet lag.
How to use Meloset 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. It is better to take Meloset 3mg Tablet with food.
How Meloset Tablet works
Meloset 3mg tablet works like a chemical messenger in the brain that helps to regulate the sleep-wake cycle.
In Depth Information on Meloset Tablet
Expert advice for Meloset Tablet
- Do not drive or use machinery after taking melatonin since it can make you feel drowsy.
- Smoking may make melatonin less effective since it can increase the metabolism (breakdown) of melatonin by the liver.
- Alcohol reduces the effectiveness of melatonin so must be avoided before, during or after taking melatonin.
- Do not take melatonin if you are allergic to melatonin or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
- Do not take melatonin if you are suffering from liver or kidney problems; if you have intolerance to some sugars; or have been suffering from an autoimmune disease (where the body is ‘attacked’ by its own immune system).
Special precautions for Meloset 3mg Tablet
Taking melatonin with alcohol may cause sleepiness and the effects may become even stronger.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Meloset 3mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Meloset 3mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.+more
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery....
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
There is limited information available on the use of Meloset+more
3mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Meloset 3mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Melatonin
Meloset is safe when taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is however not recommended for use in children
Meloset is to be taken if you have persistent difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep or poor quality of sleep, that has no apparent cause. It should not be used for naps. Use should be strictly as per doctor's advice
No. Meloset doesn't have addictive or habit forming potential as long as it is taken as advised by doctor
Q. Can I take Meloset with Ambien/ Zoloft/ Prozac/ Lexapro/ prednisone/ Nyquil/Advil/ Klonopin/ Cymbalta/ wine?
Meloset increases the calming or sleep inducing effects of Ambien (Zolpidem), Prozac (fluoxetine) and Klonopin (clonazepam). No major interactions are reported during usage of Meloset and Zoloft (sertraline)/ Lexapro (escitalopram)/ prednisone/ Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine and pseudoephedrine)/ Advil (ibuprofen)/ Cymbalta (duloxetine). Alcohol in wine reduces the sleep inducing effect of Meloset
Meloset is a natural, non-addicting hormone supplement that helps induce sleep by setting biological clock of the body
Yes, Meloset is available in India
Meloset has been indicated for the treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness) but not anxiety
Meloset should be taken only for a period of 3 months (13 weeks) at a time. Further use should be strictly as per the doctor's advice
Meloset causes headaches and constipation in some patients. No data is available on whether it causes cancer or acne
Like other medications, Meloset also expires. Expiry date is printed on medicine package/box, beyond which the medicine should not be used.
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