Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

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

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

Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

Uses of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

Mezolam 7.5mg Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Sleepiness, Drowsiness and to Relieve Anxiety Before Surgery

Side effects of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

The most common side effects of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection are – Dizziness, Runny or Stuffy Nose, Drowsiness, Dry Mouth, Headache

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

Precautions while using Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

Do not use Mezolam 7.5mg Injection if you are allergic to – Midazolam

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Mezolam 7.5mg Injection.

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 Mezolam 7.5mg Injection works

Mezolam 7.5mg Injection contains – Midazolam

Midazolam may potentiate the effects of GABA, depress the CNS and suppress the spread of seizure activity.

Dosage of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

The dosage of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection 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 Mezolam 7.5mg Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, 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.

Interaction

Drug :- Cimetidine: May increase and prolong sedation. Avoid use together.

CNS depressants: May cause apnea. Use together cautiously. Adjust dosage of midazolam if used with opiates or other CNS depressants.

Diltiazem: May increase CNS depression and prolong effects of midazolam. Use lower dose of midazolam.

Erythromycin: May alter metabolism of midazolam. Use together cautiously.

Fluconazole, itraconazole, ketoconazole, miconazole: May increase and prolong midazolam level, CNS depression, and psychomotor impairment. Avoid using together. If must be given together, monitor patient closely.

Hormonal contraceptives: May prolong half-life of midazolam. Use together cautiously.

Protease inhibitors (ritonavir, saquinavir): May increase midazolam level. Use together cautiously.

Theophylline: May antagonize sedative effect of midazolam. Use together cautiously.

Verapamil: May increase midazolam level. Monitor patient closely.

Herb :- Ginkgo biloba, St. John's wort: May decrease drug level. Discourage use together.

Food :- Grapefruit juice: May increase bioavailability of oral drug. Don't use together.

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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