Sylkam (0.5mg Tab 10mg)

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Composition

Etizolam(0.5 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Etizolam(0.5 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Short-term management of anxiety, insomnia.

SIDE EFFECTS

Sedation, muscle weakness, ataxia, vertigo, headache, confusion, depression, slurred speech or dysarthria, changes in libido, tremor, visual disturbances, urinary retention or incontinence, GI disturbances.

DRUG INTERACTION

Etizolam is known to interact with other drugs like clonidine, diazoxide, disulfiram, clozapine, diuretics, moxonidine, nabitone, nitrates, cimetidine, esomeprazole and omeprazole, muscle relaxants, dopaminergics, lofexidine, hydralazine, minoxidil and nitroprusside, antifungals. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Etizolam is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia and anxiety disorder. Etizolam stimulate and enhance gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) which is the major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord).

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Anxicool (0.5mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Lupin Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 3.42/Tablet
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    Rs. 34.23
    pay 6% more per Tablet
  • Restfull Et(0.5tab 10)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Lupin Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 3.70/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 37
    pay 15% more per Tablet
  • Etilaam (0.5mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 0.35/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 3.50
    save 89% more per Tablet
  • Lam Et(0.5mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Tas Med India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 3.50/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 35
    pay 8% more per Tablet
  • Etizola Md(0.5mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 3.58/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 35.80
    pay 11% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Sylkam (0.5mg Tab 10mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Sylkam (0.5mg Tab 10mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Sylkam (0.5mg Tab 10mg) with alcohol?

No studies found