Medicine Overview of Mezolam Syrup
Uses of Mezolam Syrup
Mezolam Syrup is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Side effects of Mezolam Syrup
Sleepiness, Agitation, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Injection site pain, Memory impairment, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup.
How to use Mezolam Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Mezolam Syrup at a fixed time.
How Mezolam Syrup works
Mezolam syrup 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 Mezolam Syrup
Expert advice for Mezolam Syrup
- If you are taking Mezolam 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, 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 is very high.
Special precautions for Mezolam Syrup
Mezolam Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mezolam Syrup is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Mezolam Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Mezolam Syrup should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Mezolam Syrup should be gradual....
Mezolam Syrup should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Mezolam Syrup should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Mezolam Syrup may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive....
Mezolam Syrup may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Mezolam Syrup should be used with caution in patients with s+more
evere kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mezolam Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Mezolam+more
Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension
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.
Frequently asked questions for Mezolam 2mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Midazolam
Mezolam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Mezolam is a controlled substance
Yes, Mezolam a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
No, Mezolam is not an opiate medication
Yes, Mezolam belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
No, Mezolam belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Mezolam
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)
No, Mezolam is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Mezolam is IV or IM injections
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
Yes, Mezolam causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
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
Yes, Mezolam crosses the placenta.
Substitutes for Mezolam
No substitutes found for this medicine