Zepose

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Zepose Information

Zepose, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Anxiety, Epilepsy. Zepose also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The right dosage of Zepose depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Zepose side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Zepose go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Zepose is Moderate for pregnant women and Severe for women who are breastfeeding. Warnings related to Zepose's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Zepose is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Myasthenia Gravis (MG), Liver Disease, Glaucoma are examples of such conditions. Some other conditions that can be affected by Zepose are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug interactions for Zepose have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

You should also be aware that Zepose is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Zepose Benefits & Uses
  2. Zepose Dosage & How to Take
  3. Zepose Side Effects
  4. Zepose Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Zepose with Other Drugs
  6. Zepose Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Zepose
  8. Zepose Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Zepose Benefits & Uses

Zepose is used to treat the following -

  1. Anxiety Primary
  2. Epilepsy Primary
  3. Alcoholism
  4. Tetanus
  5. Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
  6. Sedation
  7. Seizures

Zepose Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Zepose

Diazepam

Zepose Side Effects

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

Zepose Related Warnings

Is the use of Zepose safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Zepose safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Zepose on the Kidneys?

Zepose has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Zepose on the Liver?

Side effects of Zepose on the liver are unknown because research on this has not been conducted yet.

Unknown

What is the effect of Zepose on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Zepose on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Zepose with Other Drugs

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

Alfentanil

    Fluvoxamine

    Flumazenil

    Fentanyl

    Ethanol

    Zepose Contraindications

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

    Is this Zepose habit forming or addictive?

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

    Yes

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

    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Zepose can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but take Zepose only as per medical advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, in many cases, taking Zepose can help with mental disorders.

    Yes

    Zepose Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Zepose

    Taking Zepose with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Zepose

    Taking Zepose with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe

    Zepose FAQs

    Question about 2 years ago

    Can I discontinue Zepose on my own or without doctors advice?

    Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

    No, Zepose Should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Can Zepose cure anxiety?

    Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, use of Zepose for short-term can help in providing relief from anxiety through relaxing the muscles of the body and suppressing abnormal activity of nerve cells in the brain.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Is Zepose safe to use?

    Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

    Yes, Zepose is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, some side effects are observed at regular doses such as drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation and changes in libido. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

    Question about 2 years ago

    What is Zepose?

    Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS , General Physician

    Zepose is a brand name of diazepam. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as benzodiazepine (Hypnotics & Sedatives). It is used to provide relief to the patient from anxiety, insomnia associated with anxiety, muscle spasms, seizures. It is also used to treat irritable bowel syndrome, panic attacks, a sedative for minor surgery and to control agitation caused by alcohol withdrawal.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Does Zepose cause stomach upset?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    No, Zepose, does not cause stomach upset. For mild stomach upset you are advised to eat light and non-spicy meals along with this drug initially. But if you are experiencing severe stomach upset after taking this medicine to inform your doctor immediately.

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

    Zepose Price and Pack Size

    Zepose 10 Mg Tablet

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    Zepose 5 Mg Tablet

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