Serepax 15mg Tablet

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

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

Serepax 15mg Tablet

Uses of Serepax 15mg Tablet

Serepax 15mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Anxiety, Alcohol Withdrawal

Side effects of Serepax 15mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Serepax 15mg Tablet are – Redness, Peeling, Swelling, Dryness, Irritation

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

Precautions while using Serepax 15mg Tablet

Do not use Serepax 15mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Oxazepam

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Serepax 15mg 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 Serepax 15mg Tablet works

Serepax 15mg Tablet contains – Oxazepam

Oxazepam works by acting on receptors in the brain called GABA receptors.

Dosage of Serepax 15mg Tablet

The dosage of Serepax 15mg 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 Serepax 15mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Serepax 15mg 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.

Interaction

Drug :- cimetidine, oral contraceptives: Impaired metabolism and elimination of oxazepam.

clozapine: Increased risk of respiratory depression and arrest.

CNS depressants: Increased risk of apnea and CNS depression.

levodopa: Decreased therapeutic effects of levodopa.

probenecid: Increased therapeutic effects of oxazepam and risk of oversedation.

Activity :- alcohol use: Increased risk of apnea and 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.

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