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Calmod 5 Mg Tablet

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  1. Calmod Benefits & Uses
  2. Calmod Dosage & How to Take
  3. Calmod Side Effects
  4. Calmod Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Calmod with Other Drugs
  6. Calmod Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Calmod
  8. Calmod Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Calmod Benefits & Uses

Calmod is used to treat the following -

  1. Anxiety Primary
  2. Epilepsy Primary
  3. Alcoholism
  4. Tetanus
  5. Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
  6. Sedation
  7. Seizures

Calmod 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 Calmod

Diazepam

Calmod Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Severe
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Depression Moderate
  9. Irritability
  10. Slurred speech
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Vertigo Mild
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Convulsion
  19. Shortness of Breath Severe
  20. Skin Rash Severe
  21. Loss of appetite

Calmod Related Warnings

Is the use of Calmod safe for pregnant women?

Calmod may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Calmod, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Calmod safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Calmod. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Calmod on the Kidneys?

Calmod has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Calmod on the Liver?

Side effects of Calmod on the liver are unknown because research on this has not been conducted yet.

Unknown

What is the effect of Calmod on the Heart?

Calmod is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Calmod with Other Drugs

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

Alfentanil

    Fluvoxamine

    Flumazenil

    Fentanyl

    Ethanol

    Calmod Contraindications

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

    1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
    2. Dementia
    3. Asthma
    4. Depression
    5. Liver Disease
    6. Glaucoma
    7. Kidney Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Calmod

    Is this Calmod habit forming or addictive?

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

    Yes

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

    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Calmod. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Calmod should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, taking Calmod can treat mental disorders.

    Yes

    Calmod Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Calmod

    Taking Calmod with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Calmod

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Calmod as it can have severe side effects.

    Severe

    Calmod FAQs

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Calmod make you sleepy?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Calmod causes drowsiness, dizziness or sedation. It is one of the most common side effects of this medicine. Do not drive vehicle or operate machinery after taking this medicine.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    How long can I safely take Calmod?

    Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

    Take Calmod as advised by your doctor. Do not take it longer than prescribed. Initially, a doctor prescribes this drug for a shorter duration and recommends his/her patient to follow- up/ re-visit to check for results. Taking this medicine longer than prescribed can lead to addiction because this is a habit-forming drug which can lead to drug dependency in patients.

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Calmod cause weight gain?

    Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

    Yes, Calmod causes weight gain. However, the exact cause behind it is not known. If you gain weight after taking Calmod, discuss it with your doctor.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Does Calmod cause stomach upset?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    No, Calmod, does not cause stomach upset. For mild stomach upset you are advised to eat light and non-spicy meals along with this drug initially. But if you are experiencing severe stomach upset after taking this medicine to inform your doctor immediately.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Can I take Calmod without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

    No, Calmod is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. This is for your own good as it is a habit-forming drug and can lead to very unpleasant side effects.

    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    Calmod Price and Pack Size

    Calmod 5 Mg Tablet

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