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.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature.
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