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Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR

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Primary uses of Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR

Short term anxiety
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Zolam Tablet SR

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Uses of Zolam Tablet SR

Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of short term anxiety.
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Zolam Tablet SR 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 Zolam 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. Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zolam Tablet SR works

Zolam 1.5mg 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 Zolam Tablet SR

Expert advice for Zolam Tablet SR

  • If you are taking Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR 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 Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR, 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 Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR is very high.
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Zolam Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Zolam Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zolam 1.5mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Zolam Tablet SR?uses

If you miss a dose of Zolam 1.5mg Tablet SR, 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 Zolam Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions about Alprazolam

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

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