Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety, Pain due to smooth muscle spasm, Acidity
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Medicine Overview of Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet

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Uses of Diazepam

Diazepam is used in the treatment of short term anxiety, epilepsy, muscle spasms and alcohol withdrawal.
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Side effects of Diazepam

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

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How to use Diazepam

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 Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet works

Diazepam 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.
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Uses of Oxyphenonium

Oxyphenonium is used in the treatment of pain due to smooth muscle spasm
It is used in pain due to intestinal and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of Oxyphenonium

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Dry mouth, Excessive thirst, Arrhythmia, Reduced bronchial secretions, Increased heart rate, Palpitations, Dry skin, Photophobia, Loss of accommodation, Slow heart rate, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Dilatation of pupil, Difficulty in urination, Constipation.

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How to use Oxyphenonium

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 Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet works

Oxyphenonium action is achieved via a dual mechanism: (1) a specific anticholinergic effect (antimuscarinic) at the acetylcholine-receptor sites and (2) a direct effect upon smooth muscle (musculotropic).
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Uses of Magaldrate

Magaldrate is used in the treatment of acidity, intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of Magaldrate

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Constipation.

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How to use Magaldrate

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 Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet works

Magaldrate is an inorganic salt that neutralizes the excess acid in the stomach.

In Depth Information on Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet

Expert advice for Diazepam

  • If you are taking Diazepam 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 Diazepam, 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 Diazepam is very high.

Expert advice for Magaldrate

  • The Magaldrate should be used only for occasional relief from increased stomach acid. Do not take it for more than 2 weeks, unless otherwise prescribed by the doctor.
  • Avoid Magaldrate, if  you show signs of appendicitis or inflammed bowel (such as lower abdominal pain, cramping, bloating, nausea, vomiting). Please consult your doctor.
  • Do not take the Magaldrate at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with other medicines.
Warnings
Special precautions for Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet should be gradual.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet can make you sleepy, forgetful, and have poor co-ordination. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Dose adjustment may be required if it is to be given for a long period
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Ulpane
2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ulpane 2.5 mg/5 mg/400 mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Diazepam

Q. Is Diazepam an opioid/ painkiller/ barbiturate/ sedative/ muscle relaxant?
Diazepam belongs to a class of medication called as benzodiazepine. It produces sedation and also causes muscle relaxation. It is not a barbiturate, and does not relieve pain
Q. Is Diazepam a sleeping pill?
Diazepam is used as sedative drug which induces sleep
Q. Is Diazepam a narcotic/controlled drug?
Diazepam is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor
Q. How long can I take Diazepam for?
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Q. Can I take Diazepam for back pain/toothache/anxiety/hangover?
Diazepam is used in the treatment of short-term relief (2-4 weeks) of severe anxiety. It is not a pain-relieving medication, and cannot be used to relieve pain. It does not relieve hangover
Q. Does Diazepam help with opioid withdrawal?
Diazepam is used to induce sleep, control fits and other symptoms of withdrawal of opioids as well as other depressant drugs
Q. Does Diazepam cause weight gain/drowsiness/thins blood?
Drowsiness is the most common side effect of Diazepam. There is no evidence that it causes weight gain, or thinning of blood
Q. Does Diazepam show on blood test?
Yes, Diazepam can be detected in blood, as well as urine, even when it is taken at prescribed doses
Q. Does Diazepam make you high?
Diazepam is a benzodiazepine, which calms down the brain to relieve symptoms of brain hyperactivity. This effect may be perceived by some as pleasant, or ‘getting high'. Diazepam is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor.
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Frequently asked questions for Magaldrate

Q. What is magaldrate and simethicone?
Magaldrate and simethicone are used as antacid and antiflatulent drug in combination therapy. Magaldrate works by neutralizing stomach acid and simethicone works by eliminating the gas from stomach.

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