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Texina 2 mg Tablet

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Composition for Texina 2 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Texina 2 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Texina Tablet

Uses of Texina Tablet

Texina 2 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.

Texina Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Texina 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. Texina 2 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Texina Tablet works

Texina 2 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 Texina Tablet

Expert advice for Texina Tablet

  • If you are taking Texina 2 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 Texina 2 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 Texina 2 mg Tablet is very high.
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Texina Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Texina Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Texina 2 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Texina 2 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
Texina 2 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.
Texina 2 mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Texina 2 mg Tablet should be gradual.
Driving
Texina 2 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Texina 2 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Texina 2 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Texina 2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Texina 2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Texina 2 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Texina Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Texina 2 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 Texina Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lorazepam
Q. Is Texina addictive or habit forming or narcotic?
Texina 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 Texina the same as Xanax (alprazolam) or Valium (diazepam)?
Texina. Xanax (alprazolam) and Valium (diazepam) belong to the same group of drugs called benzodiazepines, but they are used for different indications
Q. Is Texina a muscle relaxer?
Yes. Texina acts on the brain to relax muscles
Q. Is Texina a beta blocker or SSRI?
Texina is neither a beta blocker (anti-hypertensive) or SSRI (anti-depressant); it belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines
Q. Can I take Texina for a long time or can I take Texina forever or how long can I take Texina or can you take Texina 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 Texina for pain?
No. Texina is not a pain-relieving medication. Use it only as advised by your doctor
Q. Can you take Texina 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 Texina with prednisone?
Texina has no known harmful interaction with prednisone, but always consult with your doctor before taking this medication
Q. Does Texina get you high?
Texina 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, Texina may also make an individual dependant such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Q. Does Texina lower blood pressure?
Texina 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 Texina make you sleepy?
Yes, excessive sleepiness and daytime drowsiness are few of the side-effects of Texina
Q. Does Texina cause erectile dysfunction?
Texina can interfere with sexual function and very rarely causes erectile dysfunction (i.e. inability to achieve erection).

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Texina with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Texina with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin
Texina with Rabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rabeprazole: Ulcevin, Altirab, Rabsure
Texina with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma
Texina with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx
Texina with Pantoprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pantoprazole: Altole, Pandosun
Texina with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Oxzey
Texina with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Texina with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid
Texina with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Imirise
Texina with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit

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