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Zolam Information

Zolam Benefits & Uses

Zolam is used to treat the following -

Zolam 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 Zolam


Zolam Side Effects

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

Zolam Related Warnings

Is the use of Zolam safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Zolam. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.


Is the use of Zolam safe during breastfeeding?

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


What is the effect of Zolam on the Kidneys?

Zolam has very mild side effects on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Zolam on the Liver?

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


What is the effect of Zolam on the Heart?

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


Severe Interaction of Zolam with Other Drugs

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

Zolam Contraindications

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

Is this Zolam habit forming or addictive?

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

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

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

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Zolam only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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


Zolam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zolam

Taking Zolam with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk with your doctor about this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Zolam

Taking Zolam and alcohol together may cause some problems.If you notice any of these side effects, it is best to go to your doctor.


Zolam से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can I take Zolam for insomnia ?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Zolam is not the exact drug for the treatment of Insomnia. However, since Insomia patients also suffer from anxiety during the night this medicine can be taken to relax the mind and eventually induce sleep. Do not take it without consulting a physician.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Zolam cause weight fluctuations?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Zolam cause dry mouth?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zolam can cause dry mouth. It is a common side effect of it. If you experience excess dry mouth after taking this drug, please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Zolam on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Stopping or discontinuing Zolam on your own can cause withdrawal symptoms (seizures, difficulty in sleep, headache, nervousness, and depression). However, if you decide to stop/discontinue it, then stop it slowly, do not stop suddenly. However, please do not hesitate to discuss with your doctor if you are experiencing any withdrawal symptoms after stopping/discounting it on your own.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Zolam?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

Zolam is safe to use. Your doctor recommends this drug depending upon your condition and extends the medicine course further if you require it. Do not discontinue the treatment suddenly or take longer than prescribed.

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