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Alam

Alam Information

Alam Benefits & Uses

Alam is used to treat the following -

Alam Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Alam

Alprazolam

Alam Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Alam is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Slurred speech
  3. Memory problems
  4. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Irritability
  9. Constipation Moderate
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Depression Moderate
  12. Angioedema Severe
  13. Steven-johnsons syndrome

Alam Related Warnings

Is the use of Alam safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Alam. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.

Severe

Is the use of Alam safe during breastfeeding?

Alam may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Alam on the Kidneys?

Alam is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Alam on the Liver?

Alam may have severe effects on your [Organ], so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Alam on the Heart?

Alam has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Alam with Other Drugs

Alam should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Alam Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Alam unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Shock
  2. Glaucoma
  3. Epilepsy
  4. Mania
  5. Depression
  6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  7. Parkinson's Disease
  8. Liver Disease
  9. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Alam

Is this Alam habit forming or addictive?

Yes, there is a possibility of developing a habit of Alam. Talk to doctor before taking it.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Alam, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Alam can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Alam only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, taking Alam can treat mental disorders.

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Alam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Alam

When consumed with certain foods, Alam may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Alam

Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Alam are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

Mild

Alam से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 10 months पहले

Can I take Alam with tylenol?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Alam can be taken with Tylenol. No clinical significance interactions have been reported between them. However, if you experience any undesirable effects after consuming these two medicines at the same do not hesitate to inform the doctor.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Alam cause dry mouth?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Alam can cause dry mouth. It is a common side effect of it. If you experience excess dry mouth after taking this drug, please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Alam?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

Alam is safe to use. Your doctor recommends this drug depending upon your condition and extends the medicine course further if you require it. Do not discontinue the treatment suddenly or take longer than prescribed.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Can Alam cause drowsiness and dizziness?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Alam causes drowsiness and dizziness. It is a common side effect associated with it. However, if you experience severe drowsiness and dizziness after consuming this drug, please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can I take Alam for insomnia ?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Alam is not the exact drug for the treatment of Insomnia. However, since Insomia patients also suffer from anxiety during the night this medicine can be taken to relax the mind and eventually induce sleep. Do not take it without consulting a physician.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; XANAX® alprazolam
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 405
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 129-131
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