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Nitrest 10 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Nitrest Tablet

Nitrest Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Uncoordinated body movements
  • Memory impairment
  • Nervousness
  • Headache

How to use Nitrest 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. Nitrest 10 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nitrest Tablet works

Nitrest 10 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity of the nerve cells in the brain and helps fall asleep.

Nitrest Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Nitrest 10 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nitrest 10 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Nitrest 10 Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Nitrest 10 Tablet is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
Driving
Nitrest 10 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Nitrest 10 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Nitrest 10 Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nitrest 10 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nitrest 10 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Nitrest 10 Tablet is generally started at a low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Nitrest Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Nitrest 10 Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Nitrest 10 Tablet to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Nitrest 10 Tablet once while going to bed and do not repeat in the same night.
  • Not for long-term use as it can be habit-forming.
  • Along with taking Nitrest 10 Tablet, follow simple tips to establish a sleep routine: Go to sleep and wake up at the same time each day; avoid drinking alcohol, smoking, or consuming coffee/tea four to six hours before going to bed; avoid large meal before bedtime; do not exercise right before going to bed; make sure the bedroom is quiet and dark; avoid daytime nap.
  • Do not abruptly stop the medicine if you have been regularly using it.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Nitrest with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itracip, Itraspan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nitrest

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I am nitrest 10 mg pills leta hu phir bhi mid nhi aati please any medicine prescribe kre
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Sedatives can not be prescribed online and so are other medications. Follow these Rules for Good sleep. Follow Dos and Avoid Donot'sDo's Maintain regular hours of bedtime and arising If hungry have a light snack before bedtime Regular exercise schedule Take an hour to wind down before going to bed If worried about something, write it down and deal with it in morning Keep the bedroom cool Keep the bedroom dark Keep the bedroom quietDONTS take nap Watch the clock so u know how bad ur insomnia is Exercise right before going to bed Watch TV in bed when u can't sleep Eat a heavy meal before bedtime Drink coffee in evening Use alcohol to help going to sleep Smoking Read in bed when u can't sleep Exercise in bed Talk on phone in bed"
I'm having sleeping problem so i need nitrest 5mg tab i don't have prescription
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
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You cannot take any medicine without prescription
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FAQs

Q. Does Nitrest make you high?

Nitrest produces a calming effect on the brain and induces sleep. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Nitrest may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it

Q. Does Nitrest have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it?

No, Nitrest does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it

Q. Does Nitrest expire?

Like all medicines, Nitrest has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Nitrest should not be taken beyond this date.

Q. Can I take Nitrest with prednisone?

No drug-drug interactions have been found Nitrest taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.

Q. Does Nitrest help with anxiety?

Nitrest is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Nitrest for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs

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