Qualitative & Quantitative Composition

Each suppository contains Diazepam I.P. 2.5mg
In Suppository base

Dosage Form

Suppositories

Therapeutic indications

Anticonvulsant

Dosage and administration

As directed by physician

Contra-indications

Hypersensitivity, myasthenia gravis, preexisting CNS depression or coma, respiratory depression, acute pulmonary insufficiency or sleep apnoea syndrome, severe hepatic impairment, acute narrow angle glaucoma, pregnancy and lactation

Warnings and Precautions

Intake of aspirin and paracetamol should not be alternated. Paracetamol should be given with care to patients with impaired liver or kidney function. In the event of uric acid or sugar content tests, the patient should be advised to disclose the intake of paracetamol. If the pain persists for more than 5 days or the fever for more than 3 days, or in the event of aggravation, treatment should not be continued without seeking advice from a doctor. Severe or recurrent pain or high or continued fever may be indicative of serious illness.

Drug interactions

Increased clearance of diazepam when used with phenytoin, carbamazepine and phenobarbital. Reversible deterioration of Parkinsonism may occur when given together with levodopa. Combination with lithium may produce hypothermia. May need to reduce dose of narcotics when used concurrently. Potentially Fatal: Increased clearance of diazepam when used with phenytoin, carbamazepine and phenobarbital. Reversible deterioration of Parkinsonism may occur when given together with levodopa. Combination with lithium may produce hypothermia. May need to reduce dose of narcotics when used concurrently.

Pregnancy & lactation

N/A

Undesirable effects/side effects

Drowsiness, dizziness, or unsteadiness may occur. If any of these effects last or get worse, ask to doctor promptly.

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