Shbram 1 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Shbram Tablet
Shbram 1 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
Shbram Tablet side effects
Common
  • Memory impairment
  • Dizziness
  • Tiredness
  • Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Confusion
  • Uncoordinated body movements
How to use Shbram 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. Shbram 1 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Shbram Tablet works
Shbram 1 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.
Shbram Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Shbram 1 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Shbram 1 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
Shbram 1 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Shbram 1 mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Shbram 1 mg Tablet should be gradual.
Driving
Shbram 1 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Shbram 1 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Shbram 1 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Shbram 1 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Shbram 1 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Shbram 1 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
What if you miss a dose of Shbram Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Shbram 1 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

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  • If you are taking Shbram 1 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 Shbram 1 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 Shbram 1 mg Tablet is very high.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Shbram with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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FAQs

Q. Is Shbram addictive or habit forming or narcotic?
Shbram is addictive and habit forming, as on prolonged use, it may make you dependent such that you will not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it. It is therefore classified as a narcotic and only the exact quantity required by you will be provided by the chemist/pharmacist after producing a prescriptio
Q. Is Shbram the same as Xanax (alprazolam) or Valium (diazepam)?
Shbram. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Q. Is Shbram a muscle relaxer?
Yes. Shbram acts on the brain to relax muscles
Q. Is Shbram a beta blocker or SSRI?
Shbram is neither a beta blocker (anti-hypertensive) or SSRI (anti-depressant); it belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines
Q. Can I take Shbram for a long time or can I take Shbram forever or how long can I take Shbram or can you take Shbram for years?
This drug should be used for only a short time. Do not take this medication for longer than 4 months without your doctor's advice
Q. Can I take Shbram for pain?
No. Shbram is not a pain-relieving medication. Use it only as advised by your doctor
Q. Can you take Shbram for anxiety?
Yes, it is used to treat anxiety
Q. Can I take lorazepam with melatonin/ Zoloft (sertraline)/ tramadol/ Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone)/ Advil (ibuprofen)/ Ambien (Zolpidem)/ Wellbutrin (bupropion)/ Tylenol (paracetamol)?
Lorazepam has no known harmful interaction with Advil (ibuprofen) or Tylenol (paracetamol); hence can be taken together. Drugs like melatonin/ Zoloft (sertraline)/ tramadol/ Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone)/ Ambien (Zolpidem)/ Wellbutrin (bupropion) can increase the side-effects of lorazepam, and vice verca. Please consult your doctor before taking lorazepam with any other drug
Q. Can I take Shbram with prednisone?
Shbram has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Q. Does Shbram get you high?
Shbram enhances the action of a signaling chemical called gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) in the brain and thus produces a calming effect. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Shbram may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Q. Does Shbram lower blood pressure?
Shbram itself can rarely lower blood pressure. However, it is known to potentiate the effect of medicines used to treat high blood pressure, and cause excessive lowering of blood pressure
Q. Does Shbram make you sleepy?
Yes, excessive sleepiness and daytime drowsiness are few of the side-effects of Shbram
Q. Does Shbram cause erectile dysfunction?
Shbram can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 14th Jun 2018.
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