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ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

Manufacturer

CRESCENT PHARMACEUTICALS

Composition

ETIZOLAM-0

Pack Of

10 TabletS

0
Prescription Required
Product Details

About ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S belongs to a class of 'anxiolytic' (anxiety reducer) called benzodiazepine primarily used in the treatment of anxiety disorder, panic disorder and insomnia (difficulty in falling or staying asleep). Anxiety is a mental health disorder associated with fear, worry and excessive nervousness. Insomnia is a disorder of sleep that causes difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep. Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder that causes sudden feelings of fear even when there is no real danger with symptoms like a fast heartbeat.

ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S reduces anxiety/panic, induces sleep and relaxes muscles due to fits episodes. It works by increasing the activity of GABA (a chemical messenger in the brain that acts as a natural nerve-calming agent) and is involved in inducing sleep. Thereby, ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S relaxes muscles, reduces anxiety and helps to fall asleep.

Take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with or without food and swallow whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew it. Your doctor will advise you how often you take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S based on your medical condition. Most common side effects of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S include drowsiness, ataxia (neurological conditions which affect balance and coordination), dysarthria (difficulty speaking), nystagmus (involuntary eye movement) and blepharospasm (involuntary closure of eyelids). Most of these side effects of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

If you are known to be allergic to ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, inform your doctor before taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S . ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S should be used with caution in elderly patients as there is an increased risk of adverse reactions such as dizziness, muscle weakness and drowsiness. Inform your doctor if you have muscle weakness, chronic pulmonary insufficiency, drug addiction, kidney or liver problems before taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S . Do not take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with opioids as it may cause breathing problems or other severe adverse effects.

Respiratory depressant effects of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S are life-threatening in patients with severe chronic obstructive airways disease (COPD) and asthma. Overdose may lead to rhabdomyolysis (the breakdown of muscle tissue) and hypothermia (a dangerous drop in body temperature). Co-ingestion of alcohol and ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S may potentiate the toxic effect of the drug.

Uses of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

Anxiety disorder, Panic disorder, Insomnia (sleep disorder)

Directions for Use

Use ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S exactly as prescribed by a doctor. Take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with or without food and swallow whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew it. The maximum daily dose should be exceeded more than 3 mg else; it may lead to toxicity and life-threatening conditions.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

Like all medicines, ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S can cause some side effects such as drowsiness, ataxia (neurological conditions which affect balance and coordination), dysarthria (difficulty speaking), nystagmus (involuntary eye movement) and blepharospasm (involuntary closure of eyelids). Most of these side effects of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S if you are pregnant or breastfeeding as it may cause adverse effects in the baby. ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S should be used with caution in elderly patients as there is an increased risk of adverse reactions such as dizziness, muscle weakness and drowsiness. Inform your doctor if you have myasthenia gravis (muscle weakness), chronic pulmonary insufficiency, drug addiction, kidney or liver problems before taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S . Do not take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with opioids as it may cause breathing problems, drowsiness, coma and even death.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol with ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S as it may increase the risk of drowsiness and other adverse effects.

  • Pregnancy

    ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S is a Category C pregnancy drug, and safety is unknown. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.

  • Breast Feeding

    It is unknown whether ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S is excreted in human milk. Please consult a doctor before using ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S while breastfeeding.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S may cause dizziness, double vision or drowsiness in some people. Therefore, avoid driving if you feel drowsy, dizzy or experience any vision problems after taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S .

  • Liver

    Take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

  • Kidney

    If you have any concerns regarding the use of ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S in patients with kidney problems, please consult a doctor.

Other Information (ETI0096)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, you are not recommended to take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with opioids as co-administration of these medicines may cause breathing problems, drowsiness or other adverse effects. However, before using ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S with any other medicines, you are advised to contact your doctor so that the dosage may be adjusted accordingly to use safely.

Yes, ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S may cause drowsiness. Therefore, it is recommended to avoid driving or any other activities that require mental alertness after taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S .

No, you are not recommended to stop taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S without consulting your doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms such as palpitations (the sensation that heart skipped a beat or extra beat), anxiety, confusion, difficulty in sleeping and tremors. Therefore, take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S for as long as your doctor has prescribed it, and if you experience any difficulty while taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S , please consult your doctor so that the dose may be gradually reduced.

Yes, ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S may cause mental or physical dependence if used for a prolonged time. Therefore, take ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S only in dose and duration as advised by your doctor.

No, ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S is not recommended for patients suffering from myasthenia gravis (severe muscle weakness) as it may worsen the condition. Therefore, inform your doctor if you have myasthenia gravis before taking ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S .

Manufacturer/Marketer address

SCO-58, 59, Sector-17D Chandigarh-160017

ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

ETILOF CR 1.5MG TABLET 10'S

MRP: 116.20