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Paxor 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Paxor 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Paxor 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Paxor Tablet

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Uses of Paxor Tablet

Paxor 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Paxor Tablet side effects

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

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How to use Paxor 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. Paxor 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Paxor Tablet works

Paxor 0.5mg 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 Paxor Tablet

Expert advice for Paxor Tablet

  • If you are taking Paxor 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 Paxor, 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 Paxor is very high.
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Paxor Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Paxor Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Paxor 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Paxor 0.5mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Paxor 0.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Paxor 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Paxor 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Paxor 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Paxor 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Paxor 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Paxor Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Paxor 0.5mg Tablet, 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 Paxor Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Paxor is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not to be used for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
Paxor is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Paxor has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Paxor is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Paxor is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Paxor is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Paxor is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Paxor is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Paxor should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Paxor is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not recommended for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
No, Paxor is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Paxor should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Paxor is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Paxor. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Paxor.
Yes, Paxor makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Paxor. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Paxor and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Paxor like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Paxor. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Paxor.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Paxor. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Paxor with hydrocodone?
Paxor should not be taken with hydrocodone. Paxor belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and hydrocodone belongs to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Paxor and paracetamol. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Paxor and hence decrease the levels of Paxor in the body which may decrease the effect of Paxor and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with clonazepam?
Paxor should not be taken with clonazepam as both the medicines belong to the same class of medicines called benzodiazepines. When taken together, they can cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with oxycodone?
Paxor should not be taken with oxycodone. Paxor belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and oxycodone belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with tramadol?
Paxor should not be taken with tramadol. Paxor belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and tramadol belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Paxor and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Paxor and sertraline. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Paxor with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Paxor and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Paxor should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Paxor is not indicated for the treatment of any kind of pain. It belongs to the class of benzodiazepines and is indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Paxor with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Paxor with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Paxor with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Paxor with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Paxor with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Paxor with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Paxor with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Paxor with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Paxor with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Paxor with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Paxor with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Paxor with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Paxor with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Paxor with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Paxor with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Paxor with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Paxor with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Paxor with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Paxor with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Paxor with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Valparex
Paxor with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Hycin, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Paxor with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Paxor with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Paxor with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Paxor with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Paxor with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Paxor with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Paxor with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Paxor with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
Paxor with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila
Paxor with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
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