Meloxicam

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WICHTEG: WEI DËS INFORMATIOUN BENOTZT: Dëst ass e Resumé an huet NET all méiglech Informatioun iwwer dëst Produkt. Dës Informatioun assuréiert net datt dëst Produkt sécher, effektiv oder passend fir Iech ass. Dës Informatioun ass keng individuell medizinesch Berodung an ersetzt net de Berodung vun Ärem Gesondheetsspezialist. Frot ëmmer Äre Gesondheetsspezialist fir komplett Informatioun iwwer dëst Produkt an Är spezifesch Gesondheetsbedürfnisser.

  • MEPROBAMATE – ORAL (meh-PRO-buh-mate)
  • GEMEENSCHT MARKE NUMM (N) - Equanil

BENOTZT: This medication is used short-term to treat symptoms of anxiety and nervousness. It acts on certain centers of the brain to help calm your nervous system.

WÉI BENOTZEN:

  • Huelt

    Take this medication by mouth with or without food, usually 2 to 4 times daily or as directed by your doctor.

  • Doséierung

    Dosage is based on your age, medical condition, and response to treatment. Adults should not take more than 2400 milligrams in a 24-hour period.

  • Huelt dëst Medikament

    Do not increase your dose or take this medication more often than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and the risk of serious side effects may be increased.

  • Using this medication

    If you suddenly stop using this medication, you may have withdrawal symptoms (such as vomiting, shakiness, confusion, and rarely seizures). To help prevent withdrawal, your doctor may lower your dose slowly. Withdrawal is more likely if you have used meprobamate for a long time or in high doses. Tell your doctor or pharmacist right away if you have withdrawal.

  • Medication is used for a long time

    When this medication is used for a long time, it may not work as well. Your doctor may need to increase your dose or change your medication. Talk with your doctor if this medication stops working well.

  • Cause addiction

    Though it helps many people, this medication may sometimes cause addiction. This risk may be higher if you have a substance use disorder (such as overuse of or addiction to drugs/alcohol). Take this medication exactly as prescribed to lower the risk of addiction. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

  • Dokter

    Sot Ären Dokter wann Är Konditioun bestoe bleift oder verschlechtert.

NEEFFEKTER:

Drowsiness, dizziness, headache, excitement, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

Denkt drun datt Ären Dokter dëst Medikament verschriwwen huet well hien oder hatt beurteelt huet datt de Virdeel fir Iech méi grouss ass wéi de Risiko vun Nebenwirkungen. Vill Leit, déi dëst Medikament benotzen, hunn keng sérieux Nebenwirkungen.

Tell your doctor right away if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: numbness/tingling/swelling of arms/legs.

Tell your doctor right away if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: fast/irregular heartbeat, fainting, signs of infection (such as fever, persistent sore throat), easy bruising/bleeding, signs of kidney problems (such as change in the amount of urine), unusual tiredness.

Eng ganz sérieux allergesch Reaktioun op dëst Medikament ass selten. Wéi och ëmmer, sicht direkt medizinesch Opmierksamkeet wann Dir Symptomer vun enger schlëmmer allergescher Reaktioun bemierkt, dorënner: Ausschlag, Jucken / Schwellungen (besonnesch vum Gesiicht / Zong / Hals), schwéier Schwindel, Otemschwieregkeeten.

Dëst ass net eng komplett Lëscht vu méigleche Nebenwirkungen. Wann Dir aner Effekter bemierkt, déi net uewen opgezielt sinn, kontaktéiert Ären Dokter oder Apdikter.

In the UK – Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www.fda.gov/medwatch.

A Groussbritannien - Rufft Ären Dokter fir medizinesch Berodung iwwer Nebenwirkungen.

VIRSIICHTSMOOSNAMEN:

Before taking meprobamate, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to carisoprodol, mebutamate, tybamate, or carbromal; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

  • Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: a certain liver/blood disorder (porphyria), kidney disease, liver disease, brain disorders (such as seizures, brain damage), personal or family history of a substance use disorder (such as overuse of or addiction to drugs/alcohol).
  • This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Avoid alcoholic beverages. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis).
  • Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially drowsiness and addiction. Drowsiness can increase the risk of falling.
  • Wärend der Schwangerschaft sollt dëst Medikament nëmme benotzt ginn wann et kloer néideg ass. Diskutéiert d'Risiken a Virdeeler mat Ärem Dokter.
  • This medication passes into breast milk and may have undesirable effects on a nursing infant. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

DRUG INTERAKTIOUNEN:

Drogeninteraktiounen kënnen änneren wéi Är Medikamenter funktionnéieren oder Äert Risiko fir sérieux Nebenwirkungen erhéijen. Dëst Dokument enthält net all méiglech Drogeninteraktiounen. Halt eng Lëscht vun all de Produkter déi Dir benotzt (inklusiv Rezept / Net-Rezept-Drogen a Kraiderprodukter) an deelt se mat Ärem Dokter an Apdikter. Fänkt net un, stoppt oder ännert d'Dosis vun all Medikamenter net ouni d'Zoustëmmung vun Ärem Dokter.

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking other products that cause drowsiness, including alcohol, marijuana (cannabis), antihistamines (such as cetirizine, diphenhydramine), drugs for sleep or anxiety (such as alprazolam, diazepam, zolpidem), muscle relaxants (such as carisoprodol), and narcotic pain relievers (such as codeine).

Iwwerpréift d'Etiketten op all Är Medikamenter (wéi Allergie oder Hust-a-Keelt Produkter), well se Ingredienten enthalen déi Schläifegkeet verursaachen. Frot Ären Apdikter iwwer dës Produkter sécher ze benotzen.

LAGER:

If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, call 911. Otherwise, call a poison control center right away. United Kingdom residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include: clumsiness, slurred speech, severe dizziness/drowsiness, or slow/shallow breathing.

NOTIZEN: Do not share this medication with others. Sharing it is against the law.

Keep all medical appointments. Your doctor will periodically monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.

MISSED DOSE:

If you are taking this on a regular schedule and you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time. Do not double the dose to catch up.

LAGER:

Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. See packaging or consult your pharmacist for the exact temperature range. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.

Spülen d'Medikamenter net an d'Toilette oder schëdden se an en Drain, ausser et gëtt gesot. Gitt dëst Produkt richteg ewech wann et ofgelaf ass oder net méi gebraucht gëtt. Consultéiert Ären Apdikter oder lokal Offallentsuergungsfirma fir méi Detailer iwwer wéi Dir Äert Produkt sécher entsuergt.

Information last revised April 2019. Copyright(c) 2019 First Databank, Inc.

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