Generic Name : Etizolam
Latest prescription information about Etizolam. Learn its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y47.5
Therapeutic Classification : Anxiolytics, Sedatives And Hypnotics
Arophalm, Capsafe, Depas, Dezolam, Eticalm, Etidrale, Etisedan, Etizolan, Guperies, Medipeace, Mozun, Nonnerv, Palgin, Pasaden, Sedekopan, Sylazepam
This medication is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for anxiety, and sleep disorders.
Contraindicated in patients with increased eye pressure, coma, sleep disorder, severe liver impairment, porphyria, severe lung disease, and hypersensitivity.
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is up to 3 mg/day.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of lung insufficiency, muscle weakness, impaired liver or kidney function, alcoholism or drug addiction, elderly, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
• Most Common :
Drowsiness, sedation, muscle weakness and incoordination.
• Central Nervous System :
Fainting, headache, confusion, depression, slurred speech, changes in libido and tremor.
• Miscellaneous :
Visual disturbances, urinary retention or incontinence, gastrointestinal disturbances, changes in salivation and memory loss.
Store it at room temperature.