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What is Zopax?

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

Zopax Tablet Uses

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

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

Zopax Tablet - Composition and Active Ingredients

Zopax 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.

Zopax Tablet - Side-effects

The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Zopax 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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Zopax Tablet - Precautions & How to Use

Before using Zopax 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

Zopax Tablet - Drug Interactions

If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Zopax 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. Zopax Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
  • Carbamazepine
  • Erythromycin
  • Fluvoxamine
  • Itraconazole
  • Ketoconazole
  • Nefazodone
References: 6
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Zopax Tablet - Contraindications

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

  • Is Zopax Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
    No
    References: 6
  • Is Zopax Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
    No
    References: 6
  • Can Zopax Tablet be used for depression and anxiety disorders?
    Yes, depression and anxiety disorders are among the most common reported uses for Zopax Tablet. Please do not use Zopax Tablet for depression and anxiety disorders without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for Zopax Tablet.
  • Should I consume Zopax Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
    all4insure.ru website users have most commonly reported consuming Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax 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 Zopax Tablet.
References: 16, 17, 18, 19

Expired Zopax Tablet

  • Taking a single dose of expired Zopax 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.

Questions - Zopax Tablet

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Zopax Tablet - Packages and Strengths

Zopax Tablet is available in the following packages and strengths
Zopax Tablet - Packages: 10 Tablet
Zopax Tablet - Strengths: 0.5MG, 0.25MG

Zopax Tablet - Manufacturers

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References

  1. Work Group on Panic Disorder (January 2009). APA Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients With Panic Disorder (2nd ed.). doi:10.1176/appi.books.5.154688. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  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.
  3. Prescribing information XANAX- alprazolam tablet. Retrieved on 10/18/2016. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  4. Barbee, J. G. (1993). "Memory, Benzodiazepines, and Anxiety: Integration of Theoretical and Clinical Perspectives". The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 54 (Suppl): 86–97; discussion 98–101. PMID 8262893. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  5. White, G.; Gey, D. A. (1995). "α Subunits Influence Zn Block of γ2 Containing GABAA Receptor Currents". NeuroReport. 6 (3): 461–464. doi:10.1-4. PMID 7766843. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  6. Prescribing informationXANAX- alprazolam tablet. Retrieved on 10/18/2016. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  7. Kozena, L.; Frantik, E.; Horvath, M. (1995). "Vigilance Impairment after a Single Dose of Benzodiazepines". Psychopharmacology. 119 (1): 39_45. doi:10.1007/BF02246052. PMID 7675948. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
  8. Verster, J. C.; Volkerts, E. R. (2004). "Clinical Pharmacology, Clinical Efficacy, and Behavioral Toxicity of Alprazolam: A Review of the Literature" (PDF). CNS Drug Reviews. 10 (1): 45_76. doi:10.1111/j.1527-3458.2004.tb00003.x. PMID 14978513. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
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  12. Schachter, S.C., Shafer, P. O. &; Sirven, J.I. (2013). - Accessed: May 28, 2016.
  13. National Institute of Drug Abuse (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
  14. eMedicinehealth (2016). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
  15. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
  16. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. December 12, 2011. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
  17. The Center for Improving Medication Management and the National Council on Patient Information and Education. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
  18. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. December 24, 2013. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
  19. World Health Organization: - Accessed: July 1, 2016.
  20. Lyon, R. C., Taylor, J. S., Porter, D. A., et al. (2006) Stability profiles of drug products extended beyond labeled expiration dates. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences; 95:1549-60 - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
  21. Harvard Medical School (2016). - Accessed: May 1, 2016.

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