Nigap

Psychotropics India Ltd

Composition for Nigap Products

Nigap Products are primarily used for

About Nigap Products

Uses of Nigap Products

Nitrazepam is used in the treatment of insomnia.

Nigap Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Nigap are Memory impairment, Dizziness, Tiredness, Sleepiness, Numbed emotions, Depression, Confusion, Uncoordinated body movements.

How Nigap Products work

Nitrazepam is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of a chemical messenger (GABA) which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information for Nigap Products

Expert advice for Nigap Products

  • If you are taking Nigap for the treatment of anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of this medicine is very high. Take it only as per the dose and duration advised by your doctor
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol as it may increase dizziness and drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • If you have been taking this medicine for a long time, regular monitoring of blood and liver functions may be required.
  • Do not stop taking medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as that may lead to nausea, anxiety, agitation, flu-like symptoms, and muscle pain.

Patient Concerns about Nigap Products

Frequently asked questions about Nigap Products

Frequently asked questions about Nitrazepam

Q. Is Nigap a benzodiazepine?
Nigap is a sedative-hypnotic drug which belongs to the benzodiazepine group of medicines.
Q. What does Nigap treat?
Nigap is indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).
Q. How does Nigap works?
Nigap belongs to a group of sedative-hypnotic medicines known as benzodiazepines. 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.
Q. Does Nigap work?
Nigap works in patients with insomnia (inability to sleep) in a dose and for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Nigap help with anxiety?
Nigap is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment of anxiety.
Q. Is Nigap a controlled drug?
Nigap is not a controlled drug. However, it is a prescription drug which is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Nigap stronger than alprazolam?
Alprazolam is more potent when compared to Nigap with an equivalent milligram. There are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Nigap stronger than temazepam?
Nigap is more potent when compared to temazepam with an equivalent milligram. there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Nigap stronger than diazepam?
Nigap is relatively more potent when compared to diazepam with an equivalent milligram and there are differences in their pharmacokinetic properties as well. However, the preference of drug will vary depending on the indication.
Q. Is Nigap dangerous?
Nigap is a benzodiazepine drug used in the treatment of insomnia. It is a prescription drug and is safe to use in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Is Nigap stronger than zopiclone?
Nigap is a benzodiazepine whereas zopiclone is a nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotic. Though they act on the same receptor, there are differences in their mechanism of action, so, vary in their pharmacological effects.
Q. Is Nigap a narcotic?
Nigap is not a narcotic substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Can I take Nigap with an amitriptyline?
Co-administration of Nigap with amitriptyline may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Can you take Nigap with diazepam?
Nigap with taken with diazepam may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Nigap with paracetamol?
Nigap is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can you take Nigap with mirtazapine?
Co-administration of Nigap with antidepressant drugs like mirtazapine may produce central nervous system depressant effect. Consult your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
Q. Does Nigap get you high?
Nigap use has been associated with paradoxical reactions like depressive effects, irritability, delusions, and hallucinations. If you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Q. Does Nigap cause weight gain?
Nigap is not reported to cause weight gain. However, if you experience any change in weight while using the drug, consult your doctor.
Q. Does Nigap help you sleep?
Yes, Nigap, when administered can produce sleep and is indicated for the treatment of insomnia (inability to sleep).
Q. Does Nigap cause constipation?
Nigap is not reported to cause constipation. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the Nigap, please consult your doctor.
Q. Does Nigap cause memory loss?
Nigap can rarely cause memory loss (amnesia), especially if the dose exceeds therapeutic levels. If you experience any such problem while using the drug, consult your doctor.

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