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Opirest-25 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

Prisure Medicare

Composition

OPIPRAMOL-25MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Opirest-25 Tablet 10's

Opirest-25 Tablet 10's contains an 'anti-anxiety medication,' primarily used to treat anxiety disorder. It is also used to treat somatic disturbances. An anxiety disorder is a mental problem characterized by feelings of excessive fear or worry that affects an individual's daily activities. Somatic disturbances is a disorder in which a person puts an extreme focus on physical symptoms like fatigue and pain, which causes major emotional stress and problems in functioning.

Opirest-25 Tablet 10's contains Opipramol (a tricyclic anti-depressant), which is used to treat general anxiety. It works by increasing the levels of certain chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and behaviour. As a result, a person can perform daily activities with more productivity and also improve quality of life.

Take Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Opirest-25 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you, depending upon your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience nasal congestion (stuffy nose), dryness in the mouth, fatigue, hypotension (decreased blood pressure), orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), drowsiness. Most of these side effects of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.  

If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, please inform your doctor Opirest-25 Tablet 10's contains Etizolam, a habit-forming drug, so take it in dose and duration prescribed by a doctor. Do not stop taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's even if you feel better as it may lead to withdrawal symptoms. Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to cause drowsiness, so do not drive or operate machinery. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may reduce the effectiveness of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's.

Uses of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's

Anxiety disorder, Somatic disturbances

Medicinal Benefits

Opirest-25 Tablet 10's contains an 'anti-anxiety medication,' Opipramol (a tricyclic anti-depressant), which is used to treat general anxiety. It is also used to treat somatic disturbances. It works by increasing the levels of certain chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and behaviour. Opirest-25 Tablet 10's reduces anxiety symptoms like tiredness, restlessness, difficulty concentrating, feeling irritability, and insomnia (sleep problems).  Hence, it will improve daily activities and increase productivity.

Directions for Use

Swallow Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's

  • Nasal congestion (stuffy nose)
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Drowsiness
  • Hypotension (decreased blood pressure)
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Opirest-25 Tablet 10's if you are allergic to Opirest-25 Tablet 10's or any of its ingredients. Inform your doctor before taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to cause drowsiness, so do not drive or operate any machinery that requires mental alertness if you are taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's. Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness. Your doctor may constantly monitor your blood counts and liver functions. If you have a fever, stomach pain, nausea, or observe yellowing of your eyes or skin, please inform your doctor. Also, do not suddenly stop taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as it might lead to bradycardia (slow heart rate), cardiac problems. Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (anti-depression medication) should not be taken along with Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as they are known to cause serious unpleasant side effects.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to interact with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (selegiline, moclobemide), beta-blockers (propranolol, atenolol), anti-convulsants (diazepam, clonazepam).

Drug-Food Interaction: Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to interact with alcohol as it might increase the drowsiness effect of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's.

Drug-Disease Interaction: Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to interact in patients with liver or kidney problems, urinary retention, bladder problems, glaucoma, BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia), pyloric stenosis (food is unable to reach small intestine), history of seizures.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • SELEGILINE
  • MOCLOBEMIDE
  • PROPRANOLOL
  • ATENOLOL
  • DIAZEPAM
  • CLONAZEPAM
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      unsafe

      Avoid consumption of alcohol with Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as it may increase the risk of drowsiness and other adverse effects.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      caution

      Opirest-25 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.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      It is unknown whether Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is excreted in human milk. Please consult a doctor before using Opirest-25 Tablet 10's while breastfeeding.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      unsafe

      Opirest-25 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 Opirest-25 Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Take Opirest-25 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.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Take Opirest-25 Tablet 10's with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      The safety of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's in children is unknown. Please consult a doctor.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Do regular exercise and maintain healthy body weight.
    • Maintain a diet rich in fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.
    • Avoid fried foods, high-fat dairy products, pastries, and processed foods as they may worsen anxiety.
    • Follow a regular sleep pattern. Do not take a nap during day time.
    • Avoid watching tv, using mobiles or laptops just before bedtime.
    • Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may increase drowsiness.

    Special Advise

    • Opirest-25 Tablet 10's causes drowsiness. Avoid doing activities that require your complete focus and attention, like driving when taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's.
    • An abrupt stoppage of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's can lead to significant withdrawal symptoms. Always discuss with your doctor about decreasing the dosage before completely stopping its usage.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol while on Opirest-25 Tablet 10's as it can lead to dangerous side effects.
    • Constant monitoring of blood pressure and liver function is required when taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's

    Other Information (OPI0053)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Anxiety: High levels of anxiety can cause panic attacks, with intense feelings of nervousness, fear, and sudden onset of sweating, hyperventilation, fast heartbeat, and flushing of the skin. Anxiety disorders are different from feelings of anxiety and feeling nervous that involve excessive anxiety, fear, or worry. Fear can arise due to anxiety and emotional response to an immediate threat related to more staying to fight or leaving to escape danger. Fear before getting ready for the surgery is also a part of short term anxiety. Anxiety disorders can affect an individual’s job performance, school work, and personal relationships.

    Somatic disorder: It is a disorder in which a person puts an extreme focus on physical symptoms like fatigue, pain, which causes major emotional stress and problems in functioning. It is generally lead to often thinking of the worst outcomes. Treatment helps to cope with these symptoms and improve quality of life. 

    FAQs

    Opirest-25 Tablet 10's contains an 'anti-anxiety medication,' Opipramol (a tricyclic anti-depressant), which is used to treat general anxiety. It works by increasing the levels of certain chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and behaviour. 

    No, you are not recommended to stop taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms such as bradycardia (slow heart rate) or other cardiac problems. Therefore, take Opirest-25 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it, and if you experience any difficulty while taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's, please consult your doctor so that the dose may be gradually reduced.

    Yes, you need to monitor your liver functions regularly. And also, as Opirest-25 Tablet 10's is known to cause hypotension (low blood pressure), please monitor your blood pressure regularly.

    Elderly patients (aged more than 65 years) are more likely to have confusion and sleepiness, or age-related health issues, which may require caution and an adjustment in the dose for patients receiving Opirest-25 Tablet 10's. So, it is better to consult a doctor before taking this medicine.

    Anxiety is a feeling of fear, worry, or uneasiness. Symptoms include irritability, lack of concentration, fatigue, trembling, and rapid heartbeat. If you experience repeated episodes of anxiety, consult a doctor immediately.

    Opirest-25 Tablet 10's may cause drowsiness. So, do not drive or operate heavy machinery while taking Opirest-25 Tablet 10's. Also, do not consume alcohol as it might increase the sleepiness effect of Opirest-25 Tablet 10's.

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