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Ziclone is a hypnotic and sedative, prescribed for insomnia.  It works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep.

Drug information on Ziclone (Zopiclone) from BAL Pharma Ltd

Ziclone

  Tablet  
BAL Pharma Ltd
Generic : Zopiclone
 48.00
7.5mg
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Ziclone may be prescribed


Side effects of Ziclone

   Central Nervous System : Irritability, confusion, depressed mood, aggressiveness, incoordination, memory loss, drowsiness and lightheadedness.

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea, vomiting and bitter taste.

   Heart : Palpitations.

   Respiratory : Difficulty in breathing.

   Skin : Rash, spots on skin, hives, increased sweating and itching.

   Metabolic : Weight loss.

   Musculoskeletal : Limb heaviness.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 7.5 mg/day at bedtime.

How to use Ziclone?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Ziclone not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with myasthenia gravis, respiratory failure, severe liver impairment, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Ziclone

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of psychiatric disorders, drug abuse, kidney or liver disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid abrupt withdrawal.

• Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise patient may get addicted to this drug.

Other Precautions for Ziclone

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Ziclone

Store it at room temperature.



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