Librate 10mg Tablet

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:16 am

Librate 10mg Tablet

Uses of Librate 10mg Tablet

Librate 10mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Anxiety, Alcohol Withdrawal

Side effects of Librate 10mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Librate 10mg Tablet are – Headache, Altered Refraction, Dry Eyes, Dry Mouth, Glaucoma, Glossitis, Hearing Loss, Lip Swelling, Loss of Taste, Constipation, Diarrhea, Duodenal or Stomach Ulcers



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

Precautions while using Librate 10mg Tablet

Do not use Librate 10mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Chlordiazepoxide

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Librate 10mg 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 Librate 10mg Tablet works

Librate 10mg Tablet contains – Chlordiazepoxide

Chlordiazepoxide works by acting on receptors in the brain called GABA receptors. This causes the release of a neurotransmitter called GABA in the brain, GABA is a neurotransmitter that acts as a natural ‘nerve-calming’ agent.

Dosage of Librate 10mg Tablet

The dosage of Librate 10mg 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 Librate 10mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Librate 10mg 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.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

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

Anxibrium 10mg Tablet  ( Theo Pharma Pvt. Ltd. )

22.32  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Albium 10mg Tablet  ( Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

2.12  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Anxon 10mg Tablet  ( A N Pharmacia )

44.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Vizep 10mg Tablet  ( Kivi Labs Ltd. )

22.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- antacids: Altered rate of chlordiazepoxide absorption.

cimetidine, disulfiram, fluoxetine, isoniazid, ketoconazole, metoprolol, oral contraceptives, propoxyphene, propranolol, valproic acid: Increased blood chlordiazepoxide level.

CNS depressants: Increased CNS effects.

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

levodopa: Decreased efficacy of levodopa's antiparkinsonian effects.

neuromuscular blockers: Potentiated, counteracted, or diminished effects of neuromuscular blockers.

phenytoin: Possibly increased phenytoin toxicity.

probenecid: Shortened onset of action or prolonged effect of chlordiazepoxide.

rifampin: Decreased chlordiazepoxide effect.

theophyllines: Antagonized sedative effects of chlordiazepoxide.

Activity :- alcohol use: Increased CNS effects.

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.

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