What is Etizolam for:
This medication is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for anxiety, and sleep disorders.
How does Etizolam work:
Etizolam is a derivative of benzodiazepine that is used for the short-term treatment of insomnia and anxiety disorder.
How should Etizolam be used:
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is up to 3 mgday. It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Common side effects of Etizolam :
Drowsiness, light-headedness, malaise, jaundice, thirst, nausea, retching, rash and weakness.
What do I do if I miss a dose
Call your doctor to find out what to do.
What precautions should I take when taking Etizolam :
If you have an allergy to etidronate or any other part of this drug. Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
When do I need to seek medical help
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.
Can I take Etizolam with other medicines:
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. – Taking them together can cause bad side effects. – Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Etizolam :
Store it at room temperature.
Category C: Either studies in animals have revealed adverse effects on the foetus (teratogenic or embryocidal or other) and there are no controlled studies in women or studies in women and animals are not available. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the foetus.
Hypnotics & Sedatives, Anxiolytics