Anxol 5mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Nilanjan Chandra | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:18 am

Anxol 5mg Tablet

Uses of Anxol 5mg Tablet

Anxol 5mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Anxiety, Acute Alcohol Withdrawal

Side effects of Anxol 5mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Anxol 5mg Tablet are – Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain, Diarrhea, Swelling, Rash, Constipation, Anxiety

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Anxol 5mg Tablet

Do not use Anxol 5mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Diazepam

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Anxol 5mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Anxol 5mg Tablet works

Anxol 5mg Tablet contains – Diazepam

Diazepam works by acting on receptors in the brain called GABA receptors. This causes the release of a neurotransmitter called GABA in the brain.

Dosage of Anxol 5mg Tablet

The dosage of Anxol 5mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Anxol 5mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Anxol 5mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Alzepam 5mg Tablet  ( Psycormedies )

7.31  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Restotab 5mg Tablet  ( Kaithy Pharma )

24.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


Drug :- antacids: Altered rate of diazepam absorption.

anticonvulsants: Decreased effectiveness of these drugs.

cimetidine, disulfiram, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, isoniazid, itraconazole, ketoconazole, metoprolol, omeprazole, oral contraceptives, propoxyphene, propranolol, valproic acid: Decreased diazepam metabolism, increased blood level and risk of adverse effects.

CNS depressants: Increased CNS depression.

digoxin: Increased serum digoxin level and risk of digitalis toxicity.

levodopa: Decreased antidyskinetic effect of levodopa.

phenytoin: Decreased metabolic elimination of phenytoin, increased risk of adverse reactions.

probenecid: Faster onset or more prolonged effects of diazepam.

ranitidine: Delayed elimination and increased blood level of diazepam.

rifampin: Decreased blood diazepam level.

theophyllines: Antagonized sedative effect of diazepam.

Activity :- alcohol use: Increased CNS depression.

About Reviewer

Dr. Nilanjan Chandra is a talented Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, De-addiction specialist, and Sex Therapist with 10 years of experience. He's currently practicing as a Consultant Neuro-psychiatrist at Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata. He completed his MBBS from Calcutta National Medical College in 2011 and MD from Government Medical College and New Civil Hospital, Surat in 2016.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.