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Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: D D Pharmaceuticals
Medicine composition: Chlordiazepoxide, Trifluoperazine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 18, 2019

Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine and treats anxiety disorders. It is a sedative and a hypnotic medication. This medication functions by slowing down the movement of chemicals in the brain.

On using this drug you may experience side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, constipation, angioedema, increased appetite, hallucinations, psychotic disorder, emotional disturbances, etc.

Before using this drug inform your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs.
  • You have any allergies to any medicines, foods or substances.
  • You have a history of glaucoma.
  • You have liver/ lung/ muscle/ drug abuse problems or you smoke.

The dosage for this drug should be determined by your doctor based on the patient specifications. The usual dosage for anxiety disorders and sedation is about 5-10 mg, taken thrice or four times a day. For alcohol withdrawal dosage is 50-100 mg, taken orally per day.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Psychiatrist before using this medicine.

The drug is used to treat:

  • Anxiety Disorder

  • Hypersensitivity

The side effects of this drug include:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    In case of pregnancy, you must consult the doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women are advised to take proper care before using this drug.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be exercised with impaired Renal function.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medicine is a kind of sedative, which is commonly used to treat anxiety, withdrawal symptoms and insomnia. The mechanism of action for the drug is not very well known, but the EEG arousal in blocked.

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 Medicine

    Medicine

    This drug interacts with Ambien (zolpidem), amitriptyline, Celexa (citalopram), clidinium, clonazepam, diazepam, etc.

Ques: What is Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet?

Ans: It is a benzodiazepine and treats anxiety disorders.

Ques: How long do I need to use Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 week. Please consult your doctor for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Trich 1 Mg/10 Mg Tablet?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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