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Sopor 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Sopor 5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Sopor 5mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Sopor Tablet

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Uses of Sopor Tablet

Sopor 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Sopor Tablet side effects

Common

Fatigue, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Unsteadiness, Uncoordinated body movements, Numbed emotions, Impaired concentration.

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How to use Sopor 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. Sopor 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sopor Tablet works

Sopor 5mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Sopor Tablet

Expert advice for Sopor Tablet

  • If you are taking Sopor 5mg 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 Sopor 5mg 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 Sopor 5mg Tablet is very high.
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Sopor Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Sopor Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Sopor 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sopor 5mg 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
Sopor 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Sopor 5mg Tablet may cause side effects such as reduced alertness, confusion, tiredness, dizziness, poor muscle coordination and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sopor 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sopor 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Sopor 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sopor 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Sopor 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Sopor Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Sopor 5mg 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 Sopor Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Nitrazepam

Sopor is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Sopor is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Sopor belongs to a group of sedative-hypnotic medicines known as benzodiazepines. It works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Sopor works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Sopor is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Sopor is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Sopor stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Sopor with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Sopor is more potent when compared to temazepam with an equivalent milligram. there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Sopor stronger than diazepam?
Sopor is relatively more potent when compared to diazepam with an equivalent milligram and there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Sopor is a benzodiazepine drug used in the treatment of insomnia. It is a prescription drug and is safe to use in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Is Sopor stronger than zopiclone?
Sopor is a benzodiazepine whereas zopiclone is a nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotic. Though they act on the same receptor, there are differences in their mechanism of action, so, vary in their pharmacological effects.
Sopor is not a narcotic substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Can I take Sopor with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Sopor with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Sopor with diazepam?
Sopor with taken with diazepam may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Sopor with paracetamol?
Sopor is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Sopor with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Sopor with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Sopor use has been associated with paradoxical reactions like depressive effects, irritability, delusions, and hallucinations. If you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Sopor is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Yes, Sopor, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Sopor is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Sopor, please consult your doctor.
Sopor can rarely cause memory loss (amnesia), especially if the dose exceeds therapeutic levels. If you experience any such problem while using the drug, consult your doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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