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Zolmet 5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Zolmet 5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Zolmet 5 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Zolmet Tablet

Uses of Zolmet Tablet

Zolmet 5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of insomnia.

Zolmet Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Zolmet are Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movements, Memory impairment, Nervousness, Headache.

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

How Zolmet Tablet works

Zolmet 5 mg 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 Zolmet Tablet

Expert advice for Zolmet Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zolmet 5 mg Tablet to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Zolmet 5 mg Tablet 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 Zolmet 5 mg Tablet, 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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Zolmet Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Zolmet Tablet
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Zolmet 5 mg 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.
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zolmet 5 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Zolmet 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zolmet 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Zolmet 5 mg 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 Zolmet Tablet?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zolmet Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Zolpidem

Q. Does Zolmet make you high?
Zolmet 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, Zolmet may also make an individual dependent such that they are not be able to sleep or function normally without taking it
Q. Does Zolmet have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it?
No, Zolmet does not have paracetamol (acetaminophen) or aspirin in it
Q. Does Zolmet expire?
Like all medicines, Zolmet has an expiry date, which is printed on the tablet strip or bottle. Zolmet should not be taken beyond this date.
Q. Can I take Zolmet with prednisone?
No drug-drug interactions have been found Zolmet taken with prednisone. However always consult with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Does Zolmet help with anxiety?
Zolmet is used to treat insomnia, which may help ease anxiety in some patients, although doctors do not prescribe Zolmet 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 Zolmet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zolmet with Rifampicin
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom
Zolmet with Clotrimazole
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Ctm V, Caniten, D Zorb, Clotrim V
Zolmet with Voriconazole
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Voristil, Fungior, Vhope, Vorifit, Vorzu, Vonfung Ndd, Vorineon, Vorimed
Zolmet with Fenticonazole
Medicines with composition Fenticonazole: Fenza
Zolmet with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Zolmet with Miconazole
Medicines with composition Miconazole: Canticid
Zolmet with Fluconazole
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu, Welcon, Fluzole, Geoflu, Rascon, Con F, Fucan, Flucur
Zolmet with Itraconazole
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itracip, Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra, Itoz, Belitra, Sitra, Ozitral, Itrapro
Zolmet with Sertaconazole
Medicines with composition Sertaconazole: Sertazol V
Zolmet with Terbinafine
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Terminator, Hifen, Anibret, Terbimet, Derbina, Mycosol, Tinacure, Terowin, Febitan

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