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Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Micro Labs Ltd
Medicine composition: Alprazolam
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 01, 2019

This medication is an effective drug prescribed to patients who have panic and anxiety disorders as a result of depression. It controls the levels of certain unbalanced chemicals released by the brain in patients who suffer from mental illness. The tablet belongs to the class of benzodiazepine.

The medicine is not meant for patients who suffer from problems like glaucoma and allergies. Inform your doctor if you have health issues like epileptic seizures and asthma. The tablet can result in birth defects. Therefore, it cannot be taken by pregnant women.

The most common use of this medication is:

Common side effects of this tablet include:

  • Changes In Pattern Of Speech

  • Unsteadiness

  • Loss Of Coordination

  • Drowsiness

  • Blurred Vision

  • Abdominal Pain

  • Difficulty Or Painful Urination

  • Headache

  • Chest Pain

  • Sleeplessness

  • Irregular Menstrual Periods

  • Decreased Appetite

  • Weight Loss

  • Double Vision

  • Sudden Sweating

  • Acid Or Sour Stomach

  • Heartburn

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    This medicine is excreted in urine and the effect lasts for a duration of 44 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Use only if clearly required under the supervision of the doctor.
  • Is it habit forming?

    Habit forming tendency has been reported
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is known to excreted through human breast milk. It is not recommended for breastfeeding women.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    If you miss a dose, take the missed dose as soon as you remember.
  • Overdose instructions

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

The medication, like other benzodiazepines, has a high affinity for the benzodiazepine binding site in the brain. It facilitates the inhibitory neurotransmitter action of gamma-aminobutyric acid, which mediates both pre- and post-synaptic inhibition in the central nervous system (CNS).

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    Patients suffering from glaucoma and seizure disorder should use some other safer alternative.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    The drug interacts with cetirizine, metoclopramide, opioids, azole antifungal agents and antihypertensives.

Ques: What is Anxit 0 25 mg tablet?

Ans: Anxit 0.25 mg is a medication which has Alprazolam as an element present in it. This medicine performs its action by binding at several sites within the brain and affecting the chemical action to produce a depressive effect on brain activity.

Ques: What are the uses of Anxit 0 25 mg tablet?

Ans: Anxit tablet is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Anxiety and Panic disorder.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Anxit 0 25 mg tablet?

Ans: Side effects include Chest pain, Sleeplessness, Irregular menstrual periods, Decreased appetite, Weight loss, Double vision, Sudden sweating, Acid or sour stomach, and Heartburn.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Anxit 0 25 mg tablet?

Ans: Store Anxit 0.25 mg in a cool dry place and keep it in the original pack or container until it is time to take them. Store this medication out of sight and reach of children. Unused medicines should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children and other people cannot consume them.

Ques: How long do I need to use Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: It takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet?

Ans: It should not be used if you have the following conditions such as Severe allergy, skeletal muscle weakness, severe respiratory insufficiency, abnormal functioning of the liver, etc.

Ques: Is Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Ques: Will Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose can lead to increased chances of side effects.
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About Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet
What are the uses of Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet
What are the contraindications of Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet ?
Key highlights of Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet
What are the substitutes for Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Anxit 0.25 MG Tablet ?
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