Nitab 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Nitab 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Nitab Tablet

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Uses of Nitab Tablet

Nitab 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Side effects of Nitab Tablet

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Fatigue, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Unsteadiness, Uncoordinated body movements, Numbed emotions, Impaired concentration.

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How to use Nitab 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nitab 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Nitab Tablet works

Nitab 10mg 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 Nitab Tablet

Expert advice for Nitab Tablet

  • If you are taking Nitab 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 Nitab, 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 Nitab is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Nitab 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Nitab 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nitab 10mg Tablet 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
CAUTION
Nitab 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Nitab 10mg Tablet may cause side effects such as reduced alertness, confusion, tiredness, dizziness, poor muscle coordination and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Nitab 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nitab 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Nitab 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nitab 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Nitab 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Nitrazepam, 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 Nitab 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Nitrazepam

Nitab is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Nitab is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Nitab belongs to a group of sedative-hypnotic medicines known as benzodiazepines. 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.
Nitab works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Nitab is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Nitab is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Nitab stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Nitab with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Nitab is more potent when compared to temazepam with an equivalent milligram. there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Nitab stronger than diazepam?
Nitab is relatively more potent when compared to diazepam with an equivalent milligram and there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Nitab is a benzodiazepine drug used in the treatment of insomnia. It is a prescription drug and is safe to use in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Is Nitab stronger than zopiclone?
Nitab is a benzodiazepine whereas zopiclone is a nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotic. Though they act on the same receptor, there are differences in their mechanism of action, so, vary in their pharmacological effects.
Nitab is not a narcotic substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Can I take Nitab with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Nitab with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Nitab with diazepam?
Nitab with taken with diazepam may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Nitab with paracetamol?
Nitab is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Nitab with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Nitab with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Nitab use has been associated with paradoxical reactions like depressive effects, irritability, delusions, and hallucinations. If you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Nitab is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Yes, Nitab, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Nitab is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Nitab, please consult your doctor.
Nitab can rarely cause memory loss (amnesia), especially if the dose exceeds therapeutic levels. If you experience any such problem while using the drug, consult your doctor.
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