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Quietal 50 mg Tablet

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Composition for Quietal 50 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Quietal 50 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Quietal Tablet

Uses of Quietal Tablet

Quietal 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of anxiety, alcohol withdrawal, epilepsy and muscle spasm.

Quietal Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Quietal 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. Quietal 50 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Quietal Tablet works

Quietal 50 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 Quietal Tablet

Expert advice for Quietal Tablet

  • If you are taking Quietal 50 mg Tablet 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 Quietal 50 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 Quietal 50 mg Tablet is very high.
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Quietal Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Quietal Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Quietal 50 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Quietal 50 mg 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
Quietal 50 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Quietal 50 mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Quietal 50 mg Tablet should be gradual.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Quietal 50 mg Tablet can make you sleepy, forgetful, and have poor co-ordination. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Quietal 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Quietal 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment may be required if it is to be given for a long period
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Quietal 50 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Quietal Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Quietal 50 mg 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 Quietal Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Diazepam

Q. Is Quietal an opioid/ painkiller/ barbiturate/ sedative/ muscle relaxant?
Quietal belongs to a class of medication called as benzodiazepine. It produces sedation and also causes muscle relaxation. It is not a barbiturate, and does not relieve pain
Q. Is Quietal a sleeping pill?
Quietal is used as sedative drug which induces sleep
Q. Is Quietal a narcotic/controlled drug?
Quietal is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor
Q. How long can I take Quietal for?
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Q. Can I take Quietal for back pain/toothache/anxiety/hangover?
Quietal is used in the treatment of short-term relief (2-4 weeks) of severe anxiety. It is not a pain-relieving medication, and cannot be used to relieve pain. It does not relieve hangover
Q. Does Quietal help with opioid withdrawal?
Quietal is used to induce sleep, control fits and other symptoms of withdrawal of opioids as well as other depressant drugs
Q. Does Quietal cause weight gain/drowsiness/thins blood?
Drowsiness is the most common side effect of Quietal. There is no evidence that it causes weight gain, or thinning of blood
Q. Does Quietal show on blood test?
Yes, Quietal can be detected in blood, as well as urine, even when it is taken at prescribed doses
Q. Does Quietal make you high?
Quietal is a benzodiazepine, which calms down the brain to relieve symptoms of brain hyperactivity. This effect may be perceived by some as pleasant, or ‘getting high'. Quietal is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Quietal with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Quietal with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro, Parot
Quietal with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Quietal with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, CLR, Claripax, O Clar, Clarinic, C Cin, Klarim, Klarinton, Cloff, Clavid
Quietal with Rabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rabeprazole: Ulcevin, Altirab, Rabsure, Rabon, Rabequeen, Solrazole, R Od, Rabod, Rabgize, Rabepaa
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tenofovir Alafenamide: Tenvir AF
Quietal with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox, Serox, Marox, Roxup, Roxiden, P Rox
Quietal with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil
Quietal with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Quietal with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey, Exep, Zenoxa, Oxital
Quietal with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Quietal with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pantoprazole: Altole, Pandosun, Paddy, Solprazole, P Od, Pantolex, Pantopaa, Maspan, Pantodell, Zenta
Quietal with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita
Quietal with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase
Quietal with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, C-Pride
Quietal with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, SV
Quietal with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez
Quietal with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise, Imikon, Karthin, Min, Imprin, Impranit
Quietal with Lansoprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lansoprazole: Legend, Lazole, Less, Zolitec, Lansad, Lanspic, Lansure, Wylan, Lanzyco, Dyzole
Quietal with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Develpin
Quietal with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Zep, Carbdac
Quietal with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid
Quietal with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium
Quietal with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast

Substitutes for Quietal

No substitutes found for this medicine
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