Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR

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Composition for Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR

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Medicine Overview of Zolnap Tablet XR


Uses of Zolnap Tablet XR

Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR is used in the treatment of insomnia.

Side effects of Zolnap Tablet XR


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


How to use Zolnap Tablet XR

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. Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zolnap Tablet XR works

Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR 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 Zolnap Tablet XR

Expert advice for Zolnap Tablet XR

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zolnap to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Zolnap 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 Zolnap, 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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Special precautions for Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR 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.
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR is safe as per American Association of Pregnancy.
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR 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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Flugee 150mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Zolpidem, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zolnap 12.5mg Tablet XR

Frequently asked questions for Zolpidem

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

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