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Midazolam is used in the treatment of insomnia (difficulty in sleeping) and anxiety.
How does the drug work?
Midazolam belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. It works by increasing the levels of natural chemical (GABA) in the brain which reduces the excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain. Thus, produces a calming effect on the brain and nerves.
What are the common side effect?
The common side effects of midazolam include nausea, vomiting, dizziness, drowsiness, cough, and hiccup.
Important Information for use
• People with bone marrow depression should not use Zepcar CR medicine.
• Avoid the Zepcar CR drug if an allergic reaction was seen with an earlier use of carbamazepine.
• Do not take any other antidepressant drugs along with Carbafen tablet. If a MAO-inhibitor drug was used in the past 14 days, then do not take Zepcar CR.
• Call the doctor immediately in the case of skin rash, unusual weakness, bleeding and fever. This is because of the chances of Carbafen side effects such as life-threatening skin rash.
• Continue the Zepcar CR medication for the full length prescribed by the doctor.
• Pregnant women should not start or stop using Zepcar CR unless instructed by the doctor.
• Don’t get exposed to sunlight due to the risk of sunburn with Zepcar CR.
• Do not take grapefruit juice while using Zepcar CR.
1. Is midazolam an addictive drug? Yes, midazolam can be addictive. Therefore, consult a doctor for the right dosage.
2. Can I discontinue taking midazolam drug when I begin to feel better? No, do not discontinue the drug unless advised by the doctor. Discontinuation may cause withdrawal symptoms which include seizures.
3. Should I take midazolam tablet with or without food? Take the tablet with or without food. However, make sure you take it at a fixed time every day.
4. Is midazolam drug safe for the elderly patients? Consult the doctor before giving midazolam for the elderly as there is a risk of developing symptoms such as confusion, drowsiness and memory problems in older patients.
5. Can I drive while taking midazolam? No, avoid driving while taking midazolam as drowsiness and dizziness are the side effects of the drug.