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Ramitax Tablet

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Product introduction

Ramitax Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia. It helps to synchronize the body’s biological day-night rhythm. It resolves trouble falling asleep and ensures sound sleep. Unlike other medicines, it is not habit-forming.

Ramitax Tablet may be taken with or without food. However, it is advised to take it at a fixed time each day to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the blood. You should never skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. This medicine should not be stopped suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Some common side effects of this medicine include fatigue and nausea. It even causes dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. It is important to note that this medicine should not be used for daily naps.

Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are suffering from any liver or kidney problems. You should avoid smoking and alcohol while using this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should not use this medicine. However, if the need arises, please consult your doctor before using it.

Uses of Ramitax Tablet

Benefits of Ramitax Tablet

In Insomnia

Insomnia is a common sleep disorder in which there is difficulty in falling or staying asleep at night. Ramitax Tablet helps treat insomnia as well as improves the quality of sleep. Ramitax Tablet works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep. This helps you relax and feel more energetic. It also helps you concentrate better and improves your quality of life.

Side effects of Ramitax Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Ramitax

  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Fatigue
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Nausea

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

How Ramitax Tablet works

Ramitax Tablet is a melatonin receptor agonist. Ramitax Tablet works like melatonin, a chemical messenger in the brain that helps regulate the sleep-wake cycle.

Safety advice

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Ramitax Tablet.
Ramitax Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
Ramitax Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Monitor the baby for sleepiness, adequate weight gain, and developmental milestones, especially in younger, exclusively breastfed babies.
Ramitax Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Ramitax Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ramitax Tablet is recommended.
Ramitax Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ramitax Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ramitax Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you forget to take Ramitax Tablet?

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

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No substitutes found for this medicine

Quick tips

  • You have been prescribed Ramitax Tablet to treat difficulty in falling asleep.
  • Take it without food at least 30 minutes before you sleep. 
  • It may cause increased sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid taking alcohol while taking this medicine as that may increase the side effects of this medicine.
  • Consult with a doctor if your sleep doesn’t improve after 7 to 10 days of treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice behavioral changes or new or worsening depression while taking this medicine.
  • Stop taking medication and inform your doctor If you experience sleep-driving or memory loss. 

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Indanes Derivative
Habit Forming
Therapeutic Class
Action Class
Melatonin agonist

Patient concerns

Want to take Ramitax for insomnia , venlor 300 per day taking, how effective it will be
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Response to medicines depends on- 1. Diagnosis 2. Adequate dose of medicines 3. Adequate duration of treatment 4. Regular Medicines 5. Individual factors like patient's metabolism, other medical conditions etc.
I have disturbed stomach all the time my weight is also high i have breakfast in morning near about 12:30 and very little bit sleep no sound sleep very disturbed sleep with lots of sapne in nights i came from my chemist late in night and despite of so many work ididnt got sound sleep i take clonofit beta in night but no response suggested by doctor so plz advise best medicine from which i got sound sleep and fresh feel in morning
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Ramitax 8 mg at nite for 3 weeks

User feedback


Q. Can Ramitax Tablet affect my fertility or desire for sexual activity?

Ramitax Tablet decreases testosterone levels and increases prolactin levels. This change may affect your fertility or desire for sexual activity. Consult your doctor if you experience changes in your period, libido, or problems with fertility.

Q. Does Ramitax Tablet cause physical dependence?

No, Ramitax Tablet does not produce any withdrawal symptoms. Hence, there appears to be no physical dependence. It also does not have any abuse potential.

Q. Can I take 2 tablets in one night? How soon can I take my next dose?

No, you should stick to the recommended dose and never take 2 tablets if your doctor has prescribed only 1. You should not exceed 8 mg in one day. Remember, you can take the next dose only next day. Consult your doctor if you are unable to sleep even after taking Ramitax Tablet.

Q. What are the natural ways to treat insomnia?

There are several natural ways of treating insomnia. These may include avoiding caffeine and nicotine, especially late in the day. While daily exercise is beneficial to sleep, avoid exercising four hours before bedtime. Avoiding large meals in the evening and avoiding taking naps can also help treat insomnia. You can try going to sleep and waking up at the same times each day. Try to maintain a comfortable temperature of your bedroom and make the bedroom as dark as possible. Setting aside a time to relax before bed and using relaxation techniques can also prove effective.

Q. Is Ramitax Tablet a good sleeping aid?

Ramitax Tablet can efficiently help people who have trouble falling asleep. It is not a habit-forming medicine. Therefore, if you are concerned of becoming dependent on sleep medication, Ramitax Tablet might be right for you.

Q. Is Ramitax Tablet a benzodiazepine?

No, Ramitax Tablet is not a benzodiazepine. It acts on melatonin receptor to regulate a person’s sleeping pattern. Melatonin is involved in maintaining the body’s internal biological clock, underlying the normal sleep-wake cycle.

Q. When should I take Ramitax Tablet?

It is recommended that you take Ramitax Tablet 30 minutes before you go to bed. Since Ramitax Tablet acts quickly, it may induce sleep quickly. Therefore, you should avoid any hazardous activities, such as driving or operating heavy machinery, until you know how you will react to Ramitax Tablet.

Q. Can I take Ramitax Tablet with food or alcohol?

Ramitax Tablet should not be taken with or immediately after a high-fat meal since it can affect the levels of medicine in the body. Alcohol should not be used with Ramitax Tablet as it increases the chances of abnormal thinking and behavioral changes.

Q. What should I tell my doctor?

Before starting Ramitax Tablet you should tell your doctor if you have a history of depression, mental illness, or suicidal thoughts. Also, inform your doctor if you have liver disease, lung disease or breathing problems. You must tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant. In case you are breastfeeding, let your doctor know because Ramitax Tablet may cause drowsiness in a breastfed infant. You may consider interrupting breastfeeding and pumping and discarding breastmilk during treatment and for 25 hours after administration of Ramitax Tablet.

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Address: Plot no 107/108,Namli block , Ranipool, East Sikkim 737135
Country of origin: India

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