Medicine Overview of Midacip Nasal Spray
Uses of Midacip Nasal Spray
Midacip Nasal Spray is used for anesthesia, sedation in intensive care unit (ICU) and conscious sedation during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Side effects of Midacip Nasal Spray
Sleepiness, Agitation, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Injection site pain, Memory impairment, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup.
How to use Midacip Nasal Spray
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Insert the bottle tip into one nostril and close the other nostril. Direct the spray away from the cartilage diving the two sides of your nose and toward the sides of your nostril. As you spray, breath gently and keep the head upright. Repeat in the other nostril.
How Midacip Nasal Spray works
Midacip Nasal Spray 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 Midacip Nasal Spray
Expert advice for Midacip Nasal Spray
- If you are taking Midacip 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 Midacip, 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 Midacip is very high.
Special precautions for Midacip Nasal Spray
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Midacip Nasal Spray 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.
Midacip Nasal Spray is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Midacip Nasal Spray should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Midacip Nasal Spray should be gradual....
Midacip Nasal Spray should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Midacip Nasal Spray should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Midacip Nasal Spray may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive....
Midacip Nasal Spray may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
Midacip Nasal Spray should be used with caution in patients+more
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Midacip Nasal Spray may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Midacip+more
Nasal Spray in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
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 Midacip 0.5mg Nasal Spray
Frequently asked questions for Midazolam
Midacip is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Midacip is a controlled substance
Yes, Midacip a sedative medication used before and during diagnostic or surgical procedures either in combination with or without local anesthesia
No, Midacip is not an opiate medication
Yes, Midacip belongs to benzodiazepine class of sedative medication
No, Midacip belongs to schedule 4. It has low potential for abuse
Versed is a brand (trade) name for Midacip
No, Midacip 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, Midacip is not available in pill form. The preferred route of administration for Midacip is IV or IM injections
No, Midacip 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, Midacip causes retrograde amnesia (short term loss of memory)
No, Midacip 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, Midacip crosses the placenta.
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