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Drug information on Stilnite (10 mg) (Zaleplon) from Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Neuro)

Stilnite (10 mg)

  Capsule
Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Neuro)
Generic : Zaleplon
 60.00
10mg
10 Capsules

Drug Name : Zaleplon

Zaleplon(Sonata) generic Stilnite (10 mg) is a sedative/hypnotic, prescribed for insomnia.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Stilnite (10 mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Stilnite (10 mg)

   Body as a whole : Abdominal pain, weakness, headache, uneasiness, sensitivity to light, back pain, chest pain and fever.

   Gastrointestinal : Loss of appetite, intestinal inflammation, nausea, vomiting, constipation, dry mouth, indigestion, flatulence, stomach inflammation, gum/tongue inflammation, increased appetite, blood in stool, mouth ulceration, rectal bleeding, and mouth ulcer.

   Metabolic : Swelling in the extremities, sugar, goiter, gout, increased thirst and weight gain.

   Central Nervous system : Memory loss, confusion, headache, depersonalization, dizziness, hallucinations, tightness of muscle, sensory loss, tingling, drowsiness, tremor, unsteadiness, anxiety, depression, nervousness and abnormal thinking.

   Respiratory : Nosebleed, lung inflammation, asthma, indigestion, pneumonia, snoring and voice alteration.

   Eye and ENT : Abnormal vision, ear pain, eye pain, taste perversion, double vision, sensitivity to light, ringing in the ear and watery eyes.

   Genitourinary : Painful menstruation, bladder pain, breast pain, bladder inflammation, decreased urination, painful urination, blood in urine, impotence, kidney stone, kidney pain, irregular periods, urinary frequency, urinary incontinence, urinary urgency and vaginal inflammation.

   Blood : Anemia.

   Musculoskeletal : Joint pain/inflammation, muscle pain, joint swelling, stiffness and pain.

   Skin : Itching, rash, pimples, hair loss, dry skin, skin scar, increased sweating and hives.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 10 mg/day at bedtime. Max: 20 mg/day.

How to use Stilnite (10 mg)?

It comes as a capsule, with or without food. Avoid taking with high-level cholesterol containing foods.

When is Stilnite (10 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Stilnite (10 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of depression or other mental illness, alcohol or drug abuse, kidney or liver disease, breathing disorder, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause dizziness, drowsiness or changes in vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery and get up slowly from bed while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight; otherwise it may cause sunburn.

Other Precautions for Stilnite (10 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Stilnite (10 mg)

Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.



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