Epizam 5 MG Tablet

Manufactured by Psycormedies
Composition: Clobazam
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Epizam 5 MG Tablet is a benzodiazepine which is used to control seizures in the adults and children above 2 years of age. It is recommended to start with a small dosage and increase gradually. Do not stop abruptly taking this medicine as it may cause withdrawal symptoms like convulsions, behavioral disorder, tremor, and anxiety.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Epizam 5 MG Tablet

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 0.5 to 4 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine can be observed for an average duration of 3 to 4 days.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended if the patient is receiving Epizam 5 MG Tablet. Inform the doctor if you are an alcoholic. Any symptoms of dizziness, difficulty in concentration should be reported to the doctor. Dose adjustments or an alternate medicine should be considered based on the clinical condition.

Is it habit forming?

Habit forming tendency has been reported

Pregnancy warnings

This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.

Breast-feeding warnings

This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Epizam 5 MG Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Epizam 5 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Cloba 5 MG TabletIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Epiba 5 MG TabletMankind Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Lobacor 5 MG TabletEmcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Lobazam 5 MG TabletSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Solzam 5 MG TabletStrides Shasun Limited

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