Ped O 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Ped O 5mg Tablet

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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Medicine Overview of Ped O Tablet

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Uses of Ped O Tablet

Ped O 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Side effects of Ped O Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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How to use Ped O 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Ped O 5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ped O Tablet works

Ped o 5mg 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.

In Depth Information on Ped O Tablet

Expert advice for Ped O Tablet

  • Take the medicine 30-45 min before going to bed.
  • Do not start or continue zolpidem and consult your doctor if you are allergic to zolpidem, or to any of the other ingredients in zolpidem tablets.
  • Zolpidem can  be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for Keep the medication in a secure place where others cannot get to it. It should be used for only a short time. 
  • Do not take this medication more than 2 weeks without your doctor's advice.
  • Zolpidem may impair your thinking or reactions. You may still feel sleepy the morning after taking this medicine, especially if you take the extended-release tablet, or if you are a woman.
  • Do not drive or work with machines while taking this medicine.
  • Do not take this medicine if you have consumed alcohol during the day or just before bed.
  • Zolpidem may cause a severe allergic reaction. Stop taking this medicine and get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ped O 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Ped O 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ped O 5mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ped O 5mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Ped O 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ped O 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ped O 5mg Tablet is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onabet Powder, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Canditz 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ped O 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Zolpidem

Ped o 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, Ped o may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
No, Ped o does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Like all medicines, Ped o has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Ped o should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Ped o with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Ped o taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Ped o is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Ped o for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs
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