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Zecalm Information

Zecalm Benefits & Uses

Zecalm is used to treat the following -

Zecalm 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 Zecalm


Zecalm Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Slurred speech
  3. Memory problems
  4. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Irritability
  9. Constipation Moderate
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Depression Moderate
  12. Angioedema Severe
  13. Steven-johnsons syndrome

Zecalm Related Warnings

Is the use of Zecalm safe for pregnant women?

Zecalm shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.


Is the use of Zecalm safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Zecalm. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.


What is the effect of Zecalm on the Kidneys?

Zecalm is rarely harmful for [Organ].


What is the effect of Zecalm on the Liver?

There may be severe side effects of Zecalm on your [Organ]. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.


What is the effect of Zecalm on the Heart?

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


Severe Interaction of Zecalm with Other Drugs

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

Zecalm Contraindications

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

  1. Shock
  2. Glaucoma
  3. Epilepsy
  4. Mania
  5. Depression
  6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  7. Parkinson's Disease
  8. Liver Disease
  9. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Zecalm

Is this Zecalm habit forming or addictive?

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

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

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

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Zecalm.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, taking Zecalm can treat mental disorders.

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Zecalm Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zecalm

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


Interaction between Alcohol and Zecalm

Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to slight side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.


Zecalm से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Zecalm cause low blood pressure?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zecalm can cause low blood pressure if taken in higher doses. However, the exact cause behind this is unknown.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can I take Zecalm with tylenol?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zecalm can be taken with Tylenol. No clinical significance interactions have been reported between them. However, if you experience any undesirable effects after consuming these two medicines at the same do not hesitate to inform the doctor.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Zecalm?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB, General Surgery

Zecalm is a brand name for alprazolam. It is a controlled prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called benzodiazepine. It is short-acting potent anxiolytic and a minor tranquilizer. It is used for the treatment of anxiety and panic disorder (sudden, unexpected attacks of extreme fear and worry about these attacks).

सवाल 8 months पहले

Does Zecalm cause weight fluctuations?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zecalm can cause weight fluctuations. Weight fluctuations is a common side effect of this drug. However, if you experience weight fluctuations after taking Zecalm, discuss with your healthcare provider and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can I take Zecalm during the the day

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

Zecalm can be taken anytime as instructed by the doctor. But since this drug induces sleep in some patients hence, it is best to take it post evening. Irrespective of drowsiness and sleep inducing factors of this drug, you are highly recommended to take it during the day if you are suffering from anxiety and unexpected panic attacks.

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