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Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR

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Primary uses of Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR

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Medicine Overview of Nitraz Tablet SR

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Uses of Nitraz Tablet SR

Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Nitraz Tablet SR side effects

Common

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

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How to use Nitraz Tablet SR

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. Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nitraz Tablet SR works

Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR 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 Nitraz Tablet SR

Expert advice for Nitraz Tablet SR

  • If you are taking Nitraz 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 Nitraz, 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 Nitraz is very high.
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Nitraz Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Nitraz Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR may cause side effects such as reduced alertness, confusion, tiredness, dizziness, poor muscle coordination and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Nitraz Tablet SR?uses

If you miss a dose of Nitraz 10mg Tablet SR, 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 Nitraz Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions about Nitrazepam

Nitraz is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Nitraz is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Nitraz 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.
Nitraz works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Nitraz is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Nitraz is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Nitraz stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Nitraz with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Nitraz 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 Nitraz stronger than diazepam?
Nitraz 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.
Nitraz 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 Nitraz stronger than zopiclone?
Nitraz 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.
Nitraz 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 Nitraz with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Nitraz with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Nitraz with diazepam?
Nitraz 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 Nitraz with paracetamol?
Nitraz 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 Nitraz with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Nitraz with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Nitraz 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.
Nitraz is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Yes, Nitraz, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Nitraz is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Nitraz, please consult your doctor.
Nitraz 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Nitraz with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Nitraz with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Nitraz with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Nitraz with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Nitraz with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Nitraz with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Nitraz with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Nitraz with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Nitraz with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Nitraz with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Nitraz with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Nitraz with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Nitraz with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Nitraz with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Nitraz with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Nitraz with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Nitraz with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Nitraz with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Nitraz with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Nitraz with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Nitraz with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Nitraz with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Nitraz with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Nitraz with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Nitraz with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Nitraz with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Nitraz with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Nitraz with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Nitraz with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Nitraz with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Nitraz with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan

Substitutes for Nitraz

No substitutes found for this medicine
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