Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Tiza Tablet SR

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Uses of Tiza Tablet SR

Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Side effects of Tiza Tablet SR

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Sleepiness, Slurred speech, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Irritability, Constipation, Headache, Depression.

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How to use Tiza Tablet SR

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Tiza Tablet SR works

Tiza 0.5mg tablet sr 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 Tiza Tablet SR

Expert advice for Tiza Tablet SR

  • If you are taking Tiza 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 Tiza, 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 Tiza is very high.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Azivent 500mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Alprazolam, 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 for Tiza 0.5mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Alprazolam

Tiza is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not to be used for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
Tiza is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Tiza has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Tiza is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Tiza is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Tiza is not a mono-amine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It has no known inhibitory action on monoamine oxidase (MAO) enzyme. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines.
No, Tiza has no known effect on blood or any action as blood thinner. It belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines and is used to relieve excess anxiety.
No, Tiza is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Tiza is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Tiza is not banned in India, however, it is available only by prescription from physician or doctor.
Yes, Tiza is a habit forming substance. It is possible to become dependent on Tiza and there are high chances that you may experience withdrawal symptoms when you stop taking Tiza. Please take Tiza only as advised by your doctor. Kindly inform your doctor if you have a history of using habit forming substances as your doctor would be able to advise you better regarding the use of Tiza.
No, Tiza is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Tiza should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Tiza is used to relieve excess (moderate to severe) anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression. It is not recommended for mild anxiety associated with stress of day today life situations.
No, Tiza is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Tiza should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Tiza is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Tiza. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Tiza.
Yes, Tiza makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Tiza. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Tiza and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Tiza like any other medicine has an expiry date and should not be used beyond the date mentioned on the package.
Change in weight (both weight gain and weight loss) has been reported as a common side effect with Tiza. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Tiza.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Tiza. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
No, Tiza does not contain monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI).
Q. Can I take Tiza with hydrocodone?
Tiza should not be taken with hydrocodone. Tiza belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and hydrocodone belongs to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Tiza and paracetamol. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Tiza and hence decrease the levels of Tiza in the body which may decrease the effect of Tiza and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with clonazepam?
Tiza should not be taken with clonazepam as both the medicines belong to the same class of medicines called benzodiazepines. When taken together, they can cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with oxycodone?
Tiza should not be taken with oxycodone. Tiza belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and oxycodone belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with tramadol?
Tiza should not be taken with tramadol. Tiza belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepines and tramadol belong to the class of medicines called opioids. Both the classes cause sedation (increased tenedency to sleep) and respiratory depression (slow and difficult breathing). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Tiza and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Tiza and sertraline. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tiza with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Tiza and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Tiza should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Tiza is not indicated for the treatment of any kind of pain. It belongs to the class of benzodiazepines and is indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
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