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Benj

Benj Information

Benj Benefits & Uses

Benj is used to treat the following -

  1. Anxiety Primary
  2. Insomnia

Benj 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 Benj

Lorazepam

Benj Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Mild
  5. Fatigue Mild
  6. Constipation Moderate
  7. Slurred speech
  8. Headache Severe
  9. Irritability
  10. Depressed mood
  11. Dry Mouth Severe
  12. Confusion
  13. Nausea or vomiting
  14. Blurred vision
  15. Agitation

Benj Related Warnings

Is the use of Benj safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Benj. It is best to stop taking Benj immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Benj safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can take Benj as it bears very minor side effects for them.

Mild

What is the effect of Benj on the Kidneys?

Using Benj does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Benj on the Liver?

Benj can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Benj on the Heart?

Benj is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Benj with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Codeine

    Alfentanil

      Flumazenil

      Methadone

      Morphine

      Olanzapine

      Benj Contraindications

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

      1. Parkinson's Disease
      2. Depression
      3. Suicidal Tendency
      4. Allergy
      5. Heart Disease
      6. Liver Disease
      7. Respiratory Depression

      Frequently asked Questions about Benj

      Is this Benj habit forming or addictive?

      Benj can be addictive. You should not take it without medical advice.

      Yes

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

      After taking Benj, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Benj can make you drowsy.

      Dangerous

      Is it safe?

      Benj is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      Benj has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

      Yes

      Benj Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Benj

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

      Mild

      Interaction between Alcohol and Benj

      Taking Benj with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

      Severe

      Details

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      References

      1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ativan (lorazepam)
      2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 424,466
      3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 791-792