Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection

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Overview

Uses of Mezolam Injection

Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

Mezolam Injection side effects

Common
  • Memory impairment
  • Tiredness
  • Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Confusion
  • Uncoordinated body movements

How to use Mezolam Injection

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

How Mezolam Injection works

Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection 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.

Mezolam Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg 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
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection should be gradual.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Kidney
Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Mezolam Injection?

If you miss a dose of Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • If you are taking Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection 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 Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection, 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 Mezolam Nrx 7.5 mg Injection is very high.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Mezolam with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mezolam

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I have Heal pain problem since last three years. Treatment from many orthopedic surgeon but no relief from it. Take two injections, 1) local anesthesia, 2) steroid. Please guide me to do further treatment.Attached x ray n USG
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
USG findings suggest Retro-calcaneal bursitis Please avoid wearing foot wear which rub of touch on the affected area Do Hot Fomentation and apply Dynapar QPS spray and take Tab Flotrip-plus thrice daily and Tab Tendocare twice daily for 5 days
I want my all teeth transplant Is it very painful?? If not plzz tell me the suitable time and the approximate cost diringDuring the entire procedure
Dr. Reema Mangaliyil
Dentist
All painful procedures are done under local anesthesia where the area of treatment will be anaesthetisedFor full dentures upper n lower removable typ it will cost u around 10-30 k ,depends on the type.of denture u chooseAnd for implant supported dentures it may cost u arounf 60-80 k in total
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FAQs

Q. Is Mezolam safe?
Mezolam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Mezolam a controlled substance?
Yes, Mezolam is a controlled substance
Q. Is Mezolam a sedative?
Yes, Mezolam a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
Q. Is Mezolam an opiate?
No, Mezolam is not an opiate medication
Q. Is Mezolam a benzodiazepine?
Yes, Mezolam belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
Q. Is Mezolam a schedule 8 drug?
No, Mezolam belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Q. Is Mezolam versed?
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Mezolam
Q. Does Mezolam have analgesic properties?
No, Mezolam 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)
Q. Does Mezolam come in pill form?
No, Mezolam is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Mezolam is IV or IM injections
Q. Does Mezolam make you high/knock you out (make you sleep)?
No, Mezolam 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
Q. Does Mezolam cause retrograde amnesia?
Yes, Mezolam causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
Q. Does Mezolam hasten death?
No, Mezolam 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
Q. Does Mezolam cross the placenta?
Yes, Mezolam crosses the placenta.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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