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Nindral 5mg Tablet

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Nindral 5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Nindral Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Nindral Tablet


Uses of Nindral Tablet

Nindral 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.

Nindral Tablet side effects


Sleepiness, Uncoordinated body movements, Fatigue, Irritability, Memory impairment, Headache, Dryness in mouth, Dizziness, Slurred speech, Depression, Constipation.


How to use Nindral 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. Nindral 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nindral Tablet works

Nindral 5mg Tablet 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 Nindral Tablet

Expert advice for Nindral Tablet

  • If you are taking Nindral 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 Nindral, 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 Nindral is very high.
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Nindral Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Nindral Tablet
Nindral 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Nindral 5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Nindral 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Nindral 5mg Tablet may cause side effects such as reduced alertness, confusion, tiredness, dizziness, poor muscle coordination and this may affect your ability to drive.
Nindral 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Nindral 5mg Tablet is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Nindral 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nindral 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nindral 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Nindral Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Nindral 5mg Tablet, 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 about Nindral Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Flurazepam

Yes. Nindral is a controlled substance. It has some potential for abuse and is available only if prescribed by a doctor
No. Nindral is not a narcotic. Nindral can be addictive/habit forming if used for long time. It should be taken only as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor
Nindral and Xanax (trade name for alprazolam) both belong to same class of medicines called benzodiazepines, and have similar effect on brain. However, both these medicines are advised for different illnesses and hence should be consumed only upon doctor's advice
Q. Is flurazepam superior to oral diazepam?
Flurazepam and diazepam belong to same category of drugs called benzodiazepines, and have similar action, but their use and effect may vary. Please take your doctor's advice before taking any of these drugs
Nindral is not known to cause weight gain. Consult your doctor if you observe a weight gain after taking this medicine
Nindral is used for short term treatment of sleeplessness; it exerts a calming effect on brain, and is known to reduce anxiety
Nindral is used in the treatment of sleeplessness. Some people using this medication have engaged in activity such as driving, eating, or making phone calls and later having no memory of the activity. If this happens to you, stop taking Nindral and talk to your doctor
Nindral is available in the form of capsules in strengths of 15 mg and 30 mg and the look may vary for different brands
Nindral may last for 4 hours to 6 days in your system
You may start experiencing the benefit of Nindral on second or third day of treatment. Effect of this medicine may last for a day or two after you start taking it. It may take up to 7-10 days for the sleep problem to resolve after starting the treatment.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Nindral with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Nindral with Paliperidone
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Nindral with Dexrabeprazole
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Nindral with Roxithromycin
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Nindral with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Nindral with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Nindral with Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Nindral with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Nindral with Armodafinil
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Nindral with Clarithromycin
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Nindral with Ketoconazole
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Nindral with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Nindral with Itraconazole
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Nindral with Indinavir
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Nindral with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Nindral with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Nindral with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Nindral with Sulpiride
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Nindral with Blonanserin
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Nindral with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Nindral with Phenytoin
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Nindral with Sodium Valproate
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Nindral with Oxcarbazepine
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Nindral with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Nindral with Revaprazan
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Nindral with Chlorpromazine
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Nindral with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Nindral with Lacosamide
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Nindral with Lamotrigine
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Nindral with Ritonavir
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Nindral with Ilaprazole
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
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