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Equilibrium

Equilibrium Information

Equilibrium Benefits & Uses

Equilibrium is used to treat the following -

Equilibrium 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 Equilibrium

Chlordiazepoxide

Equilibrium Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Dry Mouth
  3. Dizziness सामान्य
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Loss of appetite
  6. Upset stomach
  7. Weakness
  8. Fatigue सामान्य
  9. Fainting
  10. Unsteadiness
  11. Headache दुर्लभ
  12. Vertigo दुर्लभ

Equilibrium Related Warnings

Is the use of Equilibrium safe for pregnant women?

Equilibrium may have some side effects during pregnancy. If there is any side effect of Equilibrium during pregnancy, discontinue it immediately. Take medical advice before using it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Equilibrium safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Equilibrium. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.

Severe

What is the effect of Equilibrium on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Equilibrium rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Equilibrium on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Equilibrium on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Equilibrium on the Heart?

Equilibrium may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Equilibrium with Other Drugs

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

Equilibrium Contraindications

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

  1. Schizophrenia
  2. Depression
  3. Arrhythmia
  4. GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Liver Disease
  7. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  8. Respiratory Depression

Frequently asked Questions about Equilibrium

Is this Equilibrium habit forming or addictive?

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

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, Equilibrium is useful in treating mental disorders.

हाँ

Equilibrium Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Equilibrium

Some foods when eaten with Equilibrium can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Equilibrium

Taking alcohol with Equilibrium can be dangerous.

Severe

Equilibrium से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

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What is Equilibrium?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD, Internal Medicine

Equilibrium is a brand name of chlordiazepoxide and it is available in the form of a tablet. It belongs to the class of drug known as benzodiazepines (sedative and hypnotic). It is a prescription drug which is mainly used in the management of anxiety disorders. Equilibrium is also used to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Can I take Equilibrium with ibuprofen?

Dr. Manoj Meena MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Equilibrium can be taken with ibuprofen. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Equilibrium along with ibuprofen if it does not exceed recommended doses.

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How does Equilibrium work?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Equilibrium contains chlordiazepoxide which works by calming the brain through increasing the activity of an inhibitory neurotransmitter GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) that decreases the abnormal brain activity which provides relief to the patient from anxiety and tension.

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How to take Equilibrium?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS, General Physician

Take Equilibrium 1-4 times in a day or as advised by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food because the presence of food does not affect the absorption of this drug from the stomach. Precautions must be taken in patients with improper liver or kidney function.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Does Equilibrium cause weight gain?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD, Internal Medicine

No, Equilibrium does not cause weight gain. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing unusual weight gain after taking this drug then it might be due to some other reason and you are advised to discuss it with your doctor.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Librium® C-IV (chlordiazepoxide HCl)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 401-403