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Zilion SL 5mg Tablet

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Zilion SL 5mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zilion SL 5mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Zilion SL Tablet

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Uses of Zilion SL Tablet

Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.
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Zilion SL Tablet side effects

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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How to use Zilion SL 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. Zilion SL 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zilion SL Tablet works

Zilion SL 5mg Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called sedative-hypnotics. It works by slowing activity of the nerve cells in the brain and helps fall asleep.

In Depth Information on Zilion SL Tablet

Expert advice for Zilion SL Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zilion sl to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Zilion sl once while going to bed and do not repeat in the same night.
  • Not for long-term use as it can be habit-forming.
  • Along with taking Zilion sl, follow simple tips to establish a sleep routine: Go to sleep and wake up at the same time each day; avoid drinking alcohol, smoking, or consuming coffee/tea four to six hours before going to bed; avoid large meal before bedtime; do not exercise right before going to bed; make sure the bedroom is quiet and dark; avoid daytime nap.
  • Do not abruptly stop the medicine if you have been regularly using it.
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Zilion SL Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Zilion SL Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
Driving
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zilion SL 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Zilion SL 5mg Tablet is generally started at a low dose in patients with mild to moderate liver disease and is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Zilion SL Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Zilion SL 5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zilion SL Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Zolpidem

Zilion sl produces a calming effect on the brain and induces sleep. This calming effect may be perceived as pleasant or feeling high by some individuals. On prolonged use, Zilion sl may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
No, Zilion sl does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Like all medicines, Zilion sl has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Zilion sl should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Zilion sl with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Zilion sl taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Zilion sl is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Zilion sl for anxiety alone because it does not work in the same manner as other sedatives anti-anxiety drugs

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Zilion SL with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zilion SL with Rifampicin
LIFE-THREATENING
Zilion SL with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Zilion SL with Climbazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Climbazole: Neutriderm Anti Dandruff
Zilion SL with Fluconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fluzole, Vinfem, Fazol, Zomav, Flutas, Efcan, Onecan, AF, Fungonil, Ntfung, Afflu, Flukem, Q Can, Fungicip, Stefazol, Faze, Nazole, Fluzol, Forcan Plus, Fungid Best, Flucan, Odcan, Canawar, Flusyst, Tricon, Fluri, V Can, Cozen, Zerocan, Sifcan, Nucon, Fole, Flucoric, Flutis, Flugee, Tucanozol, Vulcan, Fluzant, Flucess, Fludoc, Fluco, Mucon, Albican, Phozol, Triben F, Adifung, Futiza, Flutican, Ultican, Angloflu, Ozus, Endida, Flucovar, Nixican, Surfaz O, Fungibid, Fumycin, Fungina, Flustan, Syscan, Myzole, Nipcan, Flucowin, Glenflu, Flucide, Fungiban, Manilin, Gocan, Jucan, Theozole, Fluzen, Staflu, Canzika, Flutec, Pracan, Candigyl, Fuspin, Fluza, Fungipar, Locan, Lodogel, Fluent, Atcan, Alucon, Cazole, Lifecon, Nucan, Antif, Fluson, Fungikem O, Fludon, Fonazole, Flucona, Trican, Fuzol, Aglocon, Fluoc, Utican, Flucole, Kozole, Zefun, Acroflu, Flair, Fludar, Fluzon, FZ, Flunaz, Scasis, Solcan, Fconaz, Flutrox, Syfun, Funaz, Zolcan, Zocon Inf, Antican O, Lodo, Adcon, Clozole V6, Flucopride, Logican, Fluc, Zolen, F Con, Flucol P, Flumed, Flucofit, Fluconorm, Zecon, Fcn, Depxit, Nuconazole, Fungicon, Flucaz, Floret, Trucand, Fluxan, Freek, Flucalup, Flustate, Fusys, Fungid, Fluxit, Fluzide, Markzole, Forcan, Sancan, Fungisanf, Saf F, Venzol, Fluact, Uco, Odicon, Fluka, Floroxan, Flu Z, Fluna, Flunac, Fluconex, Fluneon, Mcstat, Fungi, Flucolab, Freecan, Flumet, Vilzole, Adecon, Falcon, Fedil, Flunova, Neocan, Fzhh, Hinzole, Fungo, Fluconij, Flumit, Con, Mycosure, Flz, Sysflu, Fungal F, Monila F, Hilzol, Intawin, Flucobig, Flucina, Fluher, Fungiset, Force, Fczol, Flu, Fullact, Ergozol, Flulen, Bestozol, Flucotage, Fsys, Zolecon, Flucones, Flucotive, Mycobus, Rifone, Fluconge, Flucon, Fun, Flufung, Flucner, Cantras, Rucona, Kendruf, Yozole, Caniflu, Sanocan, Flumik, Indcon, Sozican, Canzel, Cone, Cony, D Flucare, Fasicon, Ferizole, Flag, Flik, Flucid, Flucor, Fludia, Flulab, Flumicon
Zilion SL with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: PV 6, Oraloz Mpt, Clotrilin, Can V6, Cantop V
Zilion SL with Sertaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sertaconazole: Sertazol V
Zilion SL with Miconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miconazole: Condiderm
Zilion SL with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS

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