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Zonesta 10mg Capsule

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Composition for Zonesta 10mg Capsule

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Primary uses of Zonesta Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Zonesta Capsule


Uses of Zonesta Capsule

Zonesta 10mg Capsule is used in the treatment of insomnia.

Zonesta Capsule side effects


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


How to use Zonesta Capsule

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. Zonesta 10mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zonesta Capsule works

Zonesta 10mg Capsule 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 Zonesta Capsule

Expert advice for Zonesta Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zonesta to help you fall asleep faster and sleep for longer.
  • Take Zonesta 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 Zonesta, 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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Zonesta Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Zonesta Capsule
Zonesta 10mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Zonesta 10mg Capsule 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.
Zonesta 10mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zonesta 10mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Zonesta 10mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zonesta 10mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Zonesta 10mg Capsule in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Zonesta 10mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zonesta 10mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Zonesta 10mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Zonesta Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Zonesta 10mg Capsule, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Zonesta Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Zaleplon

Zonesta is a hypnotic agent with a chemical structure unrelated to benzodiazepines
It does not contain aspirin
Yes, Zonesta is a controlled substance and can be addictive, even at regular doses
Zonesta is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Is zaleplon like zolpidem (Ambien)?
Zaleplon and zolpidem are hypnotics used for sleeplessness with unrelated chemical structure. Though they work by acting specifically on receptors in the brain called GABA-A receptors, their effects are different
Weight gain and hair loss are rare or uncommon side effects of Zonesta. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms and stop taking Zonesta immediately.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Zonesta with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zonesta with Rifampicin
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin, Exact, Coxid, Gocox, Rifampila, Tricin, Rimpin, RF
Zonesta with Fluconazole
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, 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, Atcan, Fluzen, Staflu, Canzika, Flutec, Pracan, Nucan, Candigyl, Fuspin, Fungipar, Funginil, Locan, Lodogel, Fluent, Alucon, Cazole, Lifecon, Antif, Fluson, Fungikem O, Fludon, Fonazole, Flucona, Trican, Fuzol, Aglocon, Flow, 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, 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, Fluza, Mycosure, Flz, Sysflu, Fungal F, Monila F, Hilzol, Intawin, Flucobig, Flucina, Fluher, Fungiset, Force, Fczol, Flu, Fullact, Ergozol, Flulen, Bestozol, Flucotage, Fsys, Flutis, Zolecon, Flucones, Flucotive, Mycobus, Rifone, Fluconge, Flucon, Fun, Cantras
Zonesta with Ketoconazole
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Freek, Triket, Ketoford, KZ, Exket, Ketoza, Ketostal, Nizol, Finazole, Ketoz, Ketozole
Zonesta with Sertaconazole
Medicines with composition Sertaconazole: Sertazol V
Zonesta with Posaconazole
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Zonesta with Clotrimazole
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: PV 6, Oraloz Mpt, Clotrilin, Can V6, Clomax V3, Cantop V
Zonesta with Miconazole
Medicines with composition Miconazole: Condiderm

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