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Oresta 20 mg Tablet

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Composition for Oresta 20 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Oresta 20 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Oresta Tablet

Uses of Oresta Tablet

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

Oresta Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Oresta are Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

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

How Oresta Tablet works

Oresta 20 mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) 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 20 mg 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 20 mg 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 20 mg Tablet is very high.
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Oresta Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Oresta Tablet
Oresta 20 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Oresta 20 mg 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.
Oresta 20 mg 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.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may feel sleepy or have concentration or memory problems after taking Oresta 20 mg Tablet and this may affect your ability to drive.
Oresta 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oresta 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Oresta 20 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Oresta 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oresta 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on use of Oresta 20 mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Oresta Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clobazam

Q. Is Oresta/ frisium a benzodiazepine or narcotic or a controlled drug or sedative or addictive?
Oresta.s benzodiazepine and controlled drug (addictive), but not a narcotic substance and doesn't cause addiction
Q. Is Oresta FDA approved?
It is approved by FDA
Q. Is Orestathe same as Valium?
Both of this drugs belongs a to a class called benzodiazepine, but their effects are different
Q. Is Oresta safe?
Oresta is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Oresta cause weight gain/ make you sleepy or tired?
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
Q. Does Oresta get you high?
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 Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro
Oresta with Pimozide
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Oresta with Imipramine
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit, Elamin, Diamin
Oresta with Haloperidol
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Oresta with Clomipramine
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Imi-CI, Arimip, Clopic, Ocifril, Clomilent
Oresta with Clarithromycin
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid, Mythrocin, Frank, Clarsaf, Calrcin, Clarcin, Clarital
Oresta with Carbamazepine
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur
Oresta with Sodium Valproate
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV
Oresta with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Oresta with Valproic Acid
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Oresta with Chlorpromazine
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Oresta with Phenytoin
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol
Oresta with Iloperidone
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast
Oresta with Clotrimazole
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag
Oresta with Ilaprazole
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Oresta with Lamotrigine
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Oresta with Levosulpiride
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride
Oresta with Pantoprazole
Oresta with Oxcarbazepine
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxmazetol
Oresta with Ritonavir
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton

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