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Vizep

Vizep Information

Vizep Benefits & Uses

Vizep is used to treat the following -

Vizep 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 Vizep

Chlordiazepoxide

Vizep Side Effects

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

Vizep Related Warnings

Is the use of Vizep safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Vizep safe during breastfeeding?

Vizep should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Vizep on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Vizep rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Vizep on the Liver?

Vizep is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Vizep on the Heart?

Vizep is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Vizep with Other Drugs

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

Vizep Contraindications

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

Is this Vizep habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Vizep may be habit forming. It is essential that you take [medicine] only on doctor's instructions.

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Vizep only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, Vizep is useful in treating mental disorders.

हाँ

Vizep Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Vizep

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

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Vizep

Consumption of alcohol and Vizep together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Vizep से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Vizep be used for anxiety?

Dr. Saurabh Dhamdhere MBBS, Orthopedics

Yes, Vizep can be used for anxiety because it contains chlordiazepoxide which belongs to the class of benzodiazepines (sedative and hypnotics) that provides relief from anxiety to the patient by increasing the activity of inhibitory neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Vizep?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS, General Physician

Take Vizep 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 about 1 year पहले

Does Vizep cause low blood pressure?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Vizep might lower blood pressure (hypotension). It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you are experiencing dizziness or lightheadedness after taking this drug which is a symptom of low blood pressure, then you are advised to lay down immediately till it subsides and drink salty water.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Vizep on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

No, Vizep should not be discontinued without doctors advice because sudden discontinuation of this drug may cause withdrawal symptoms such as sweating, tremors, and abdominal cramps. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Vizep?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Take Vizep as long as it is recommended by your doctor. Using this drug beyond that period might not be good for you because it can lead to drug dependence.

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Md Saadullah
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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