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Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD

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Composition for Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD

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Primary uses of Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD

Epilepsy, Anxiety disorder
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Medicine Overview of Petril Tablet MD

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Uses of Petril Tablet MD

Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD is used in the treatment of epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
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Petril Tablet MD side effects

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Side Effects of Petril are Memory impairment, Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

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How to use Petril Tablet MD

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Petril Tablet MD works

Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD 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 Petril Tablet MD

Expert advice for Petril Tablet MD

  • If you are taking Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD 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 Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD, 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 Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD is very high.
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Petril Tablet MD related warnings
Special precautions for Petril Tablet MD
Alcohol
CAUTION
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD 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
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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If you miss a dose of Petril 0 .25mg Tablet MD, 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Petril Tablet MD

Frequently asked questions about Clonazepam

It depends on what kind of dietary supplement it is. Normally absorption of Petril is not affected by food and other vitamins. Consult your doctor before you start taking the medication.
Q. Which medication is best, alprazolam or Petril?
Both are equally effective as suggested in different research studies.
Q. What is the difference between clotiazepam and Petril?
Clotiazepam is a benzodiazepine which has anxiolytic, sedative and antiepileptic property. It differs from other benzodiazepines (Petril) in that the benzene ring is replaced by thiophene ring. Clinical use of clotiazepam is relatively low.
Q. Which medication is best, lorazepam or Petril?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Which medication is best, diazepam or Petril?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
There are few reports but it is not so common. Petril does not affect the sexual drive in all the patients.
No. Petril is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Petril is approved for the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal and epilepsy. Some research studies have shown it has got muscle relaxant properties.
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin B when taken with Petril.
There is no known major interaction found with vitamin C when taken with Petril.
The treatment of hepatitis C includes many drugs and the side effects depends on which drug you are prescribed.
No. Petril does not cause euphoria. It causes sleepiness, dizziness etc.
Petril does not make you feel high.
Q. Can Petril be replaced with paroxetine?
No. both are different medication. Petril is an antianxiety, anticonvulsant drug whereas Paroxetine is an antidepressant medication
Petril is not commonly known to cause a rash but hypersensitive individuals can develop a rash.
There are other treatment modalities for restless leg syndrome but among these benzodiazepine class of drug Petril is most studied drug. It is not approved for restless leg syndrome but used off label.
Q. How is bupropion different than Petril?
Bupropion is in the treatment of depression and for smoking cessation. Petril is an anti-seizure and anti-anxiety medicine.
Q. Can I take Petril along with zolpidem?
No. You should avoid taking these two medications together. They both induce sleep and taking them together can lead to increased sleepiness, decreased concentration, ataxia and abnormal co-ordination.
Q. Which medication is better, Petril or clobazam?
Clobazam causes less sedation as compared to Petril as seen in few research studies.In few studies, clobazam showed a good retention when given for a longer period whereas Petril needs a dose escalation.
Q. Can I take Petril along with fluoxetine?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
It depends on which antibiotics you are on treatment. Consult your doctor before starting these medications.
Q. Can I take Petril along with escitalopram?
You should avoid taking these two drugs together as they increase side effects like sleepiness, dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Q. Which medication is better, Petril or nitrazepam?
Both are equally effective as shown in the research studies.
Q. Can I take Petril along with paracetamol?
Yes. You can take prescribed doses of paracetamol with Petril. Inform your doctor if you have any allergy or liver problems before starting these medications.
Q. Which is stronger Petril or oxazepam?
We could not find any direct studies comparing Petril with oxazepam. However, oxazepam is an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine with a slow onset of action.
Q. Which medication is better Petril or etizolam?
Etizolam is a short acting drug and its structure is a bit different from the benzodiazepines class of drugs. Both are used in inducing sleep and relieving anxiety however it depends.
The expiry date of Petril is given on the tablet strip and provided by the manufacturer.
Petril works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Q. Can I take Petril along with coffee?
Yes. There are no major interactions known between coffee and Petril.
Q. What is the difference between Petril and zopiclone?
Petril is an anti-siezure, antianxiety medication. Zopiclone is a sedating drug from different class and it is only used for inducing sleep
Q. What is the difference between Petril and olanzapine?
Petril is an anti-seizure, antianxiety medication. Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic medication.
Petril is not known to cause low blood pressure commonly. It can cause palpitation in some patients.
No. Petril is not a known medication for sciatica. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
Petril is not an approved drugs for treatment of tremors. However, in some research studies, it has been shown Petril is effective
No. Petril is not a medication for nausea. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Petril is not a medication for a headache. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication.
No. Petril is not a medication for vertigo. It is an antiseizure, antianxiety medication. However, few studies have shown its effectiveness in vertigo.
Yes. Though Petril is not approved for treatment of insomnia. Petril is used off-label for the treatment of sleep disorders.
No. Petril is not a medication for depression. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating depression.
No. Petril is not a medication for management of pain disorders. It is an antiseizure and antianxiety medication. There are the different class of drugs for treating pain. Few studies have failed to prove the effectiveness of Petril in pain management.
It is given mostly at night as it causes sedation.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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