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Placidox

Placidox Information

Placidox Benefits & Uses

Placidox is used to treat the following -

Placidox 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 Placidox

Diazepam

Placidox Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Placidox 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

Placidox Related Warnings

Is the use of Placidox safe for pregnant women?

Placidox may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Placidox again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Placidox safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Placidox on the Kidneys?

Placidox rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Placidox on the Liver?

So far, no research has been carried out on the effects of Placidox on the liver. So it is not known whether taking Placidox will affect the liver or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Placidox on the Heart?

Placidox has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Placidox with Other Drugs

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

Alfentanil

    Fluvoxamine

    Flumazenil

    Fentanyl

    Ethanol

    Placidox Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Placidox 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 Placidox

    Is this Placidox habit forming or addictive?

    Yes, you can get addicted to Placidox. It is essential that you take [medicine] only after doctor's recommendation.

    Yes

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

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

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Placidox 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?

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

    Yes

    Placidox Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Placidox

    Taking Placidox with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Placidox

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

    Severe

    Details

    सामग्री 15 Tablets(S)
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Md Saadullah
    M.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience
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    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    2 Years of Experience
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    References

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    5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Valotco® (diazepam)