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Nitrazepam Information

Nitrazepam Benefits & Uses

Nitrazepam is used to treat the following -

Nitrazepam 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 Nitrazepam


Nitrazepam Side Effects

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

  1. Fatigue Rare
  2. Dizziness Rare
  3. Unsteadiness
  4. Confusion
  5. Agitation
  6. Hallucinations
  7. Irritability
  8. Abnormal Dreams
  9. Depression Rare

Nitrazepam Related Warnings

Is the use of Nitrazepam safe for pregnant women?

Nitrazepam can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Nitrazepam right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.


Is the use of Nitrazepam safe during breastfeeding?

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


What is the effect of Nitrazepam on the Kidneys?

Nitrazepam may have mild side effects on the kidneys.


What is the effect of Nitrazepam on the Liver?

Nitrazepam is rarely harmful for the liver.


What is the effect of Nitrazepam on the Heart?

Nitrazepam is not harmful for the heart.


Severe Interaction of Nitrazepam with Other Drugs

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

Nitrazepam Contraindications

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

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Allergy
  4. Lung Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Nitrazepam

Is this Nitrazepam habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Nitrazepam can get addictive. Consume it only after doctor's advise.


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

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


Is it safe?

Yes, Nitrazepam is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, taking Nitrazepam can treat mental disorders.


Nitrazepam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Nitrazepam

Taking Nitrazepam with food is safe.


Interaction between Alcohol and Nitrazepam

Taking alcohol with Nitrazepam can be dangerous.

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


  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 405
  2. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Mogadon (nitrazepam)
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