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Oresta 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Oresta 20mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Oresta 20mg Tablet

Epilepsy, Severe anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Oresta Tablet

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Uses of Oresta Tablet

Oresta 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy and severe anxiety.
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Oresta Tablet side effects

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

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How to use Oresta 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. Oresta 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Oresta Tablet works

Oresta 20mg 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 Oresta Tablet

Expert advice for Oresta Tablet

  • If you are taking Oresta 20mg Tablet for the treatment of severe 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 Oresta 20mg Tablet, 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 Oresta 20mg Tablet is very high.
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Oresta Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Oresta Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Oresta 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oresta 20mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Oresta 20mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Short-term use is not expected to cause any adverse effects in the breastfed baby, especially if the baby is older than 2 months. During long-term use, monitor for possible sleepiness.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may feel sleepy or have concentration or memory problems after taking Oresta 20mg Tablet and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Oresta 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oresta 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Oresta 20mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Oresta 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oresta 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on use of Oresta 20mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Oresta Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clobazam

Oresta.s benzodiazepine and controlled drug (addictive), but not a narcotic substance and doesn't cause addiction
It is approved by FDA
Both of this drugs belongs a to a class called benzodiazepine, but their effects are different
Oresta is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Oresta may cause weight gain,make you feel sleepy or dizzy, especially when you first start treatment. Contact your doctor if you develop such symptom
Yes. But do not use this medicine without prescription as this medicine has potential for abuse with many side effects.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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