Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet (Zopiclone (7.5mg))
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|INDICATION||Treatment of Insomnia|
|PACKAGING:||14 tablets in 1 strip|
|MANUFACTURER||HAB Pharmaceuticals Ltd.|
Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet is used for short-term treatment of insomnia. It reduces sleep onset time and frequent awakening at night. This medicine improves sleep maintenance and therefore ensures sound sleep.
It is never used for long-term treatment of insomnia, because of its high habit-forming potential. It should be taken on an empty stomach, preferably just before going to bed. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor as it is habit-forming. Do not stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may worsen your symptoms.
Some common side effects of this medicine include mild bitter or metallic taste in your mouth, dry mouth, and feeling drowsy or sleepy. These are usually temporary and resolve on their own after some time. Consult your doctor if these bother you or do not away. They may be able to suggest ways to reduce or prevent the side effects.
It can dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you and do not take alcohol with it as it may worsen the dizziness. Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, hallucinations, or suicidal thoughts while taking this medicine.
Before taking Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet, inform your doctor about all other medicines that you are taking, so that your doctor can advise if taking this medicine is right for you. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are suffering from any liver or kidney problems. You should avoid smoking and alcohol while using this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should not use this medicine. However, if the need arises, please consult your doctor before using it.
USES OF ZOPISIGN TABLET
BENEFITS OF ZOPISIGN TABLET
In Treatment of Insomnia
Insomnia is a common sleep disorder in which there is difficulty in falling or staying asleep at night. Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet helps treat insomnia as well as improves the quality of sleep. Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet works by slowing activity in the brain to allow sleep. This helps you relax and feel more energetic. It also helps you concentrate better and improves your quality of life.
SIDE EFFECTS OF ZOPISIGN TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Zopisign
- Metallic taste
- Bitter taste
- Dryness in mouth
HOW TO USE ZOPISIGN TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
HOW ZOPISIGN TABLET WORKS
It is a nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic. It has hypnotic and anxiolytic properties. It works by regulating the GABA receptor, thus relaxes the nerves and brain. This is how it helps you to fall asleep.
It may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
It may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
It should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE ZOPISIGN TABLET?
If you miss a dose of Zopisign 7.5mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.