Azor Tablet

    Uses, Side-effects, Reviews, and Precautions

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    What is Azor?

    Azor Tablet is used for Anxiety disorders, Panic disorders and other conditions. Azor Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
    Azor Tablet contains Alprazolam as an active ingredient.
    Azor Tablet works by binding to the benzodiazepine receptor site on the GABA-A receptor leading to central nervous system depressant activity.
    Pharmacare manufactures Azor Tablet.
    Detailed information related to Azor Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.

    Azor Tablet Uses

    Azor Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
    References: 1, 2, 3
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    Azor Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

    Azor Tablet improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
    References: 3, 4, 5

    Azor Tablet - Composition and Active Ingredients

    Azor Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
    Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

    Azor Tablet - Side-effects

    The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Azor Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
    If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
    References: 6
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    Azor Tablet - Precautions & How to Use

    Before using Azor Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
    References: 6, 6

    Azor Tablet - Drug Interactions

    If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Azor Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Azor Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
    • Carbamazepine
    • Erythromycin
    • Fluvoxamine
    • Itraconazole
    • Ketoconazole
    • Nefazodone
    References: 6
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    Azor Tablet - Contraindications

    Hypersensitivity to Azor Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Azor Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
    References: 6
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    Azor Tablet - Frequently asked Questions

    • Is Azor Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
      References: 6
    • Is Azor Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
      References: 6
    • Can Azor Tablet be used for anxiety disorders and panic disorders?
      Yes, anxiety disorders and panic disorders are among the most common reported uses for Azor Tablet. Please do not use Azor Tablet for anxiety disorders and panic disorders without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for Azor Tablet.
    • Should I consume Azor Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food? website users have most commonly reported consuming Azor Tablet after food. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor's advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as timing of using Azor Tablet.
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
      If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Azor Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Azor Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
      References: 7
    • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
      Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
      References: 8
    • Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
      Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.
      References: 8

    Other important Information on Azor Tablet

    Missing a dose

    In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
    References: 9, 10, 11, 12

    Overdosage of Azor Tablet

    • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Azor Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
    • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
    • Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
    References: 13, 14, 15

    Storage of Azor Tablet

    • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
    • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Azor Tablet.
    References: 16, 17, 18, 19

    Expired Azor Tablet

    • Taking a single dose of expired Azor Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
    References: 20, 21

    Dosage Information

    Please consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to product package.

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    Azor Tablet - Packages and Strengths

    Azor Tablet is available in the following packages and strengths
    Azor Tablet - Packages: 100

    Azor Tablet - Manufacturers

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    Azor Tablet - Demographic Information


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    2. "FDA approved labeling for Xanax revision 08/23/2011" (PDF). Federal Drug Administration. 2011-08-23. p. 4. Retrieved 2011-09-14. Anxiety Disorders – XANAX Tablets (alprazolam) are indicated for the management of anxiety disorder (a condition corresponding most closely to the APA Diagnostic and Statistical Manual [DSMIII-R] diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder) or the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety. Anxiety or tension associated with the stress of everyday life usually does not require treatment with an anxiolytic.. Panic Disorder – XANAX is also indicated for the treatment of panic disorder, with or without agoraphobia.. Demonstrations of the effectiveness of XANAX by systematic clinical study are limited to 4 months duration for anxiety disorder and 4 to 10 weeks duration for panic disorder; however, patients with panic disorder have been treated on an open basis without any apparent loss of benefit. The physician should periodically reassess the usefulness of the drug for the individual patient. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
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