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Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Tranquil Tablet

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Uses of Tranquil Tablet

Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Tranquil Tablet side effects

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

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How to use Tranquil 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. Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Tranquil Tablet works

Tranquil 0.5mg 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 Tranquil Tablet

Expert advice for Tranquil Tablet

  • If you are taking Tranquil 0.5mg 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 Tranquil 0.5mg 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 Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet is very high.
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Tranquil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Tranquil Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tranquil 0.5mg 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
Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tranquil 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Tranquil Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Tranquil 0.5mg 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 Tranquil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Tranquil 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.
Tranquil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Tranquil has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Tranquil is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Tranquil is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Tranquil is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Tranquil is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Tranquil is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Tranquil should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Tranquil 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, Tranquil is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Tranquil should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Tranquil is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Tranquil. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Tranquil.
Yes, Tranquil makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Tranquil. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Tranquil and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Tranquil 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 Tranquil. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Tranquil.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Tranquil. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Tranquil with hydrocodone?
Tranquil should not be taken with hydrocodone. Tranquil 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 Tranquil with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Tranquil 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 Tranquil with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Tranquil and hence decrease the levels of Tranquil in the body which may decrease the effect of Tranquil and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Tranquil with clonazepam?
Tranquil 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 Tranquil with oxycodone?
Tranquil should not be taken with oxycodone. Tranquil 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 Tranquil with tramadol?
Tranquil should not be taken with tramadol. Tranquil 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 Tranquil with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Tranquil 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 Tranquil with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Tranquil 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 Tranquil with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Tranquil and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Tranquil should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Tranquil 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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