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Zema 0.5mg Tablet

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Composition for Zema 0.5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zema 0.5mg Tablet

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Zema Tablet

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Uses of Zema Tablet

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

Common

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

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

How Zema Tablet works

Zema 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 Zema Tablet

Expert advice for Zema Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Zema Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Zema 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 Zema Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

Zema 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.
Zema is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Yes, the use of Zema has addictive potential. Its use is associated with risk of addiction for physical or psychological effects. The abrupt discontinuation of Zema is therefore not advised to avoid serious withdrawal symptoms.
No, Zema is not an opioid, it belongs to a class of substances called benzodiazepines.
No, Zema is not an anti-depressant. It is used to relieve excess anxiety and to treat anxiety associated with depression.
No, Zema is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to the class of medicines known as benzodiazepines and is used for the treatment of anxiety.
No, Zema is not indicated for managing a hangover. Rather, Zema should not be taken with alcohol as both the substances can cause excessive sleep (sedation) and depress your brain.
Yes, Zema 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, Zema is not indicated for the treatment of heart palpitations. However, it may help in reducing heart palpitations associated with anxiety. Zema should always be taken only when advised by your doctor.
No, Zema is not indicated for the management of alcohol withdrawal.
Lowering of blood pressure is seen if you take more than prescribed dose of Zema. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive fall in blood pressure while you are taking Zema.
Yes, Zema makes you sleepy. Sedation (sleepiness) is a very common side effect of Zema. Please consult your doctor if you are prescribed Zema and your work requires you to remain alerted or you drive yourself as it may affect your driving.
Yes, Zema 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 Zema. Please consult your doctor if you experience disproportionate change in weight when you are taking Zema.
It has not been reported to cause hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you experience this while taking Zema. As it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Zema with hydrocodone?
Zema should not be taken with hydrocodone. Zema 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 Zema with paracetamol?
No, interactions have been reported between Zema 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 Zema with prednisone?
Prednisolone may increase the metabolism (breakdown) of Zema and hence decrease the levels of Zema in the body which may decrease the effect of Zema and a higher dose may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Zema with clonazepam?
Zema 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 Zema with oxycodone?
Zema should not be taken with oxycodone. Zema 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 Zema with tramadol?
Zema should not be taken with tramadol. Zema 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 Zema with ibuprofen?
No, interactions have been reported between Zema 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 Zema with sertraline?
No, interactions have been reported between Zema 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 Zema with buspirone?
No, interactions have been reported between Zema and buspirone. However, this does not mean that no interactions exist. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Zema should be taken only for a prescribed duration at prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Zema 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 Zema with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zema with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Zema with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal
Zema with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Nedol, Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol
Zema with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Zema with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir
Zema with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin
Zema with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza
Zema with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Zema with Dexrabeprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dexrabeprazole: Dirab, Repepsa, Kyrab
Zema with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Zema with Armodafinil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Armodafinil: Waklert
Zema with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval
Zema with Revaprazan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Revaprazan: Revanex
Zema with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam
Zema with Lamotrigine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamotrigine: Lamitor, Lamez, Lamictal, Lamosyn, Lametec
Zema with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride
Zema with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Zema with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Zema with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Zema with Roxithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Rin, Rxn, Roxid, Biorox, Roxilac, Vilrox, Roxeptin, Roxyrol, Q Rox, Aurox, Roxygo, Romithrax, Raxitid, Roxy, Roxikem, Roxywin
Zema with Lacosamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacosamide: Lacosam, Lacoset, Lacotide, Seizgard
Zema with Oxcarbazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxcarbazepine: Zenoxa, Oxmazetol, Trioptal, Selzic, Mezalog
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Encorate, Valcontin, Valparin, Epival, Navalin Chrono, Valparex
Zema with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Zema with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Zema with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin
Zema with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Zema with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot
Zema with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Zema with Ilaprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ilaprazole: Blokcid, Ilaone, Adiza, Lupila, Ilatop, Iladac, Ilaking, Iladif, Peptorila

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