Librium tablet is used to treat anxiety, muscle spasm and to relieve symptoms of sudden alcohol withdrawal. It contains chlordiazepoxide as its active ingredient that belongs to a class of benzodiazepine. This medicine is not recommended to use in children. Your doctor will consider your condition and accordingly, the dose and duration will be decided. This medicine is not recommended for long term use. Please do not modify the dose or stop it before the prescribed duration, even if you feel better. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history including all the medicines you are currently taking....
Q: Will Librium tablet make you feel drowsy?
A: Yes, this medicine will make you feel drowsy. Hence, it is recommended not to perform activities that need alertness of your brain. Also, do not drive or operate machinery.
Q: Can I stop taking the Librium tablet if I feel better?
A: No, do not stop or modify the dose before the prescribed duration, even if you feel better. As it may cause adverse effects.
Q: Is it a habit-forming medicine?
A: Yes, this medicine has the potential for drug addiction. Therefore it is highly recommended to take this medicine as per the doctor's prescribed dosage and duration.
Q: Can I suggest this medicine to my family member with a similar type of condition?
A: Never suggest this medicine to anyone, even if their condition is similar to yours. Only a qualified doctor should prescribe it.