What is Zaptra 12.5?
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule is used for Depression, Epilepsy, Panic Disorder, Absence Infantile Spasms, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Attacks and other conditions.
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule contains Clonazepam, and Paroxetine as active ingredients.
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule works by improving the chemical action in the brain; increasing the level of chemical serotonin in the brain.
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule Uses
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
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- Absence Infantile Spasms
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- Panic Attacks
- Anxiety Disorder
- Social Anxiety
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Improving the chemical action in the brain.
- Increasing the level of chemical serotonin in the brain.
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Composition and Active Ingredients
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Clonazepam (0.25 MG)
- Paroxetine (12.5 MG)
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Zaptra 12.5 Capsule. 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.
- Thickening Of Bronchial Secretions
- Dull Headache
- Blood Dyscrasias
- Abnormal Eye Movements
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – 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.
- Allergic reactions
- Avoid using the drug in case of bleeding disorders
- Benzodiazepine medicines
- Breathing problems or lung disease
- Breathing stops when you are asleep
- Close supervision of high risk patients with suicidal tendencies
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Zaptra 12.5 Capsule 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. Zaptra 12.5 Capsule may interact with the following drugs and products:
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Zaptra 12.5 Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Zaptra 12.5 Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Concomitant use in patients taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors
- History of sensitivity to benzodiazepines
- Liver disease
- Open angle glaucoma
Other important Information on Zaptra 12.5 Capsule
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 Zaptra 12.5 Capsule
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 Zaptra 12.5 Capsule, 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.
Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
Storage of Zaptra 12.5 Capsule
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 Zaptra 12.5 Capsule.
Expired Zaptra 12.5 Capsule
Taking a single dose of expired Zaptra 12.5 Capsule 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. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Packages and Strengths
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule is available in the following packages and strengths
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Packages: 10 Capsule
Zaptra 12.5 Capsule – Frequently asked Questions
Is Zaptra 12.5 Capsule safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Clonazepam: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
Is Zaptra 12.5 Capsule safe while breastfeeding?
Clonazepam: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Can Zaptra 12.5 Capsule be used for depression and epilepsy?
Yes, depression and epilepsy are among the most common reported uses for Zaptra 12.5 Capsule. Please do not use Zaptra 12.5 Capsule for depression and epilepsy without consulting first with your doctor.
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 Zaptra 12.5 Capsule 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 Zaptra 12.5 Capsule. 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.