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Cloba 5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Cloba 5 MG Description

Cloba 5 Tablet belongs to a class of medicines known as benzodiazepines. It is used to treat epilepsy (seizures) and severe anxiety. It works by suppressing the abnormal and excessive activity of the

nerve cells in the brain. It is started with a little amount and gradually increased. Withdrawal symptoms such as convulsions, behavioural abnormalities, tremors, and anxiety may occur if you stop taking this medicine suddenly.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹67.90
You Save₹11.98 (15% on MRP)
ContainsClobazam(5.0 Mg)
UsesAcute and chronic anxiety, Refractory epilepsy.
Side effectsFever, Difficulty in swallowing, Restlessness, Body pain
TherapyANTI-EPILEPTIC
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Uses of Cloba 5 MG

  • As per CDSCO, the medicine has usage in -
  • Acute and chronic anxiety
  • Patients with refractory epilepsy.

Contraindications of Cloba 5 MG

  • If you have myasthenia gravis.
  • If you have a damaged liver.
  • If you encounter sleeplessness,
  • If you are in the first trimester pregnancy.
  • If you have breathing problems.

Side effects of Cloba 5 MG

  • Side effects Cloba 5 MG Tablet
  • Fever
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Restlessness
  • Body pain
  • Decreased appetite
  • Drowsines

Precautions and Warnings of Cloba 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cloba 5 Mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should avoid taking this medication. It has the potential to harm an unborn child. If you're planning a pregnancy, are pregnant, or suspect you might be, talk to your doctor immediately about the advantages and dangers of taking this medicine. Since birth control pills, patches, implants, and injections may not work if taken with this medication, discuss reliable forms of birth control with your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cloba 5 Mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Cloba 5 Tablet is unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the medicine may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby. Short-term use is not expected to cause any adverse effects in the breastfed baby, especially if the baby is older than 2 months. During long-term use, monitor for possible sleepiness.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Cloba 5 Mg Tab?
A:
Individuals may face blurred vision, sleepiness, or dizziness as a result of taking this medication.. It is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you experience any of these symptoms during treatment with this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Cloba 5 Mg Tab ?
A:
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of side effects such as difficulty concentrating and dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You see any skin rash.
  • This medicine may cause significant skin reactions like Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis during the first 8 weeks of treatment. Notify your doctor right away if any symptoms app...
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  • You get suicidal ideation.
  • Any changes in behaviour or mood should be thoroughly observed, and any such changes should be reported to the doctor right away. Depending on the clinical situation, appropriate dose modifications or...
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  • You experience withdrawal symptoms.
  • If you stop using this medicine suddenly, you can experience withdrawal symptoms. Withdrawal of treatment should be done gradually and under the direction of your doctor. Do not stop taking this medic...
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  • You suffer from Myasthenia Gravis.
  • This medicine should be used with caution in those who have myasthenia gravis because of the increased risk of muscle weakness.
  • You have a liver problem.
  • This medicine should be used with caution in those who have liver illness because of the increased risk of negative effects. Liver function tests must be performed on a regular basis when using this t...
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  • You play sports.
  • Athletes are advised to not indulge in certain sports while using this medicine. Archery, racing, shooting and other high-risk sports should be avoided. Sportspersons should refer to the list of medic...
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Mode of Action of Cloba 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Cloba 5mg Tablet works by increasing the release of GABA (a chemical messenger that acts as a nerve-calming agent) in the brain by acting on GABA (gamma-Aminobutyric acid) receptors.

Directions for Use of Cloba 5 MG

  • The medication should be taken orally once or twice a day, with or without meal, as directed by your doctor.
  • If you're taking this medication once a day, take it before sleep.
  • Take the bigger dose at bedtime if you're taking this medication in divided doses.
  • It must be completely swallowed. If you can't swallow a tablet whole, mix it with applesauce and swallow it as soon as possible.
  • To wash down the medicine, you can drink water.

Interactions of Cloba 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Amitriptyline
  • Cloba 5 MG Tablet may raise amitriptyline concentrations. Suitable dose adjustments are to be made based on the clinical condition or an alternate medicine should be considered.
  • Ethinyl Estradiol
  • The desired effect of contraceptive pills will not be achieved if these medicines are used together. A non-hormonal form of contraceptive is recommended during and 28 days after Cloba 5 MG Tablet. App...
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  • Antihypertensives
  • When combined with Cloba 5 MG Tablet, it may decrease blood pressure even further.

Storage and disposal of Cloba 5 MG

Storage - Keep this medication tightly wrapped in its original container out of the reach of children. Keep it at room temperature, out of direct sunlight, and away from moisture. Disposal - You shou...
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Dosage of Cloba 5 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose includes breathing problem, confusion, weakness, extreme drowsiness/dizziness, slow/shallow breathing, loss of consciousness, and slowed/decreased reflexes are some of the oerd...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to take a dose of this medicine, take as soon as you remember. Between this dose and the next, leave at least 4-6 hours gap. If your next dose is approaching, skip the missed dose and re...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Shreya Aggarwal

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the duration of this medicine's effects?

A: The length of time that this treatment is active in the body has not been determined in clinical trials.

Q: Can Cloba 5 Tablet make me sleepy?

A: Cloba 5 Tablet has the ability to make one sleepy. It usually starts within the first month of treatment and becomes better as time goes on.

Q: Does Cloba 5mg cause drowsiness?

A: Some people may become dizzy, drowsy, or less attentive as a result of taking this medicine.
Product Details
Brand
CLOBA
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/12/2022
Last Updated on: 25 Feb 2022 | 10:20 AM (IST)

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