Midfast 5mg Injection

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Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Midfast 5mg Injection

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Primarily used for

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

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Uses of Midfast Injection

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

Common

Sleepiness, Agitation, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Injection site pain, Memory impairment, Decreased blood pressure, Hiccup.

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How to use Midfast Injection

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

How Midfast Injection works

Midfast 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 Midfast Injection

Expert advice for Midfast Injection

  • If you are taking Midfast 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 Midfast, 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 Midfast is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Midfast 5mg Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Midfast 5mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Midfast 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.
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Lactation
Midfast 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.

Midfast 5mg Injection should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Midfast 5mg Injection should be gradual.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Midfast 5mg Injection may make the patient sleepy, forgetful or affect their concentration or coordination. This may affect their ability to drive.
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Kidney
Midfast 5mg Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Midfast 5mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Midfast
5mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Midfast 5mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Midazolam

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