Midacip Nasal Spray Details
What is Midacip Nasal?
Midacip Nasal Spray is used for Convulsive Seizures In Toddlers, Conscious Sedation, Premedication Before Anesthesia, Prolonged, Acute And Convulsive Seizures In Infants, Convulsive Seizures In Children, Insomnia Management and other conditions.
Midacip Nasal Spray contains Midazolam as an active ingredient.
Midacip Nasal Spray works by slowing brain activity, causing relaxation and inducing sleep.
Midacip Nasal Spray Uses
Midacip Nasal Spray is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Convulsive Seizures In Toddlers
- Conscious Sedation
- Premedication Before Anesthesia
- Insomnia Management
Midacip Nasal Spray Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Midacip Nasal Spray improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Slowing brain activity, causing relaxation and inducing sleep.
Midacip Nasal Spray – Composition and Active Ingredients
Midacip Nasal Spray is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Midazolam (0.5 MG)
Midacip Nasal Spray – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Midacip Nasal Spray. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Respiratory Depression
- Depressed Levels Of Consciousness
SedationMidacip Nasal Spray – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Midacip Nasal Spray may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Midacip Nasal Spray may interact with the following drugs and products:
Midacip Nasal Spray – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not use in COPD, chronic renal failure and CHF
- Electrolyte imbalance
- Keep away from children, elderly, debilitated patients
- Pregnancy and lactation
Midacip Nasal Spray – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Midacip Nasal Spray may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Midacip Nasal Spray may interact with the following drugs and products:
Midacip Nasal Spray – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Midacip Nasal Spray is a contraindication. In addition, Midacip Nasal Spray should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Acute alcohol intoxication
- Acute narrow-angle glaucoma
- Intrathecal or epidural administration
- Myasthenia gravis
Other important Information on Midacip Nasal Spray
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Midacip Nasal Spray
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Midacip Nasal Spray, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Midacip Nasal Spray
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Midacip Nasal Spray.
Expired Midacip Nasal Spray
Taking a single dose of expired Midacip Nasal Spray is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug.
Midacip Nasal Spray – Frequently asked Questions
Can Midacip Nasal Spray be used for convulsive seizures in toddlers and conscious sedation?
Yes, convulsive seizures in toddlers and conscious sedation are among the most common reported uses for Midacip Nasal Spray. Please do not use Midacip Nasal Spray for convulsive seizures in toddlers and conscious sedation without consulting first with your doctor.
Should I consume Midacip Nasal Spray empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Midacip Nasal Spray #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Midacip Nasal Spray medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Midacip Nasal Spray. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.