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P Kalm 0.5mg Tab

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Medical Description

P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine, which is a type of medication used to relieve anxiety. It relaxes the nerves and modulates brain activity, calming it and providing relief from panic episodes....
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Product Summary

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ContainsAlprazolam(0.5 Mg)
UsesAnxiety, Panic disorder
Side effectsLightheadedness, Drowsiness
ClassificationANTI-ANXIETY
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Uses of P Kalm 0.5 MG

  • P Kalm 0.5 mg is used in the:
  • Treatment of Anxiety
  • Treatment of Panic disorder

Contraindications of P Kalm 0.5 MG

  • If you have a known allergy to alprazolam or any of the other inactive substances in the formulation, this medicine is not for you.
  • Because of the increased risk of the patient's condition worsening, this medicine is not indicated for use in individuals with acute narrow-angle glaucoma.

Side effects of P Kalm 0.5 MG

  • Common side effects of P Kalm include:
  • Lightheadedness
  • Drowsiness

Precautions and Warnings of P Kalm 0.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take a P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet should not be used during pregnancy because there is clear evidence that it poses harm to the unborn child. However, in some life-threatening instances where the advantages outweigh the hazards, the doctor may prescribe it. Please seek medical advice.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Using P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet while breastfeeding is generally not a good idea. The medicine may transfer into breast milk and harm the newborn, according to limited human research.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet?
A:
P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet can make you drowsy and dizzy by lowering your alertness, affecting your vision, or making you sleepy and dizzy. If you experience any of these symptoms, you should not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet?
A:
Due to the increased risk of major side effects, it is not suggested to drink alcohol while taking this prescription. Dizziness, tiredness, difficulty concentrating, respiratory problems, and other side effects are possible

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have respiratory depression. This medicine should be used with caution in patients, especially at high doses, due to the increased risk of respiratory depression, which may result in coma and deat...
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  • You play sports.
  • You experience withdrawal symptoms.
  • You have diseases of the Kidneys and Liver. Because of the increased risk of side effects, this medicine should be used with caution in individuals with kidney or liver illness. While using this medic...
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  • You are a substance addict. In individuals who have a history of substance abuse, this treatment should be used with caution. Dependency is highly likely, especially if the planned use is for an exten...
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  • You have suicidal ideation. Because of the elevated risk of suicidal tendencies, this medicine should be used with caution. Any changes in the patient's mood or behaviour should be continuously observ...
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Mode of Action of P Kalm 0.5 MG

How Does It Work?

The benzodiazepine P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet is a benzodiazepine. It works by enhancing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger that regulates aberrant and excessive nerve cell activity in the brain.

Directions for Use of P Kalm 0.5 MG

  • Take a tablet exactly as prescribed by the doctor
  • You can take this medicine 1 to 2 hours before consuming food
  • Do not try to exceed the dosage
  • Try to swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water without trying to break or chew it
  • Do not use the tablet if the package is already opened.
  • Do not suddenly stop taking the tablet, as it can have adverse effects
  • Do not take the tablet with other medications without informing your doctor

Interactions of P Kalm 0.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • CYP3A4 inhibitors
  • Because of the increased risk of worsening the patient's condition, this medicine is not indicated for use in patients who are taking CYP3A4 inhibitors such as itraconazole, ketoconazole, and others.
  • Cetirizine
  • Avoid using P Kalm 0.5 MG Tablet with cetirizine or levocetirizine if at all feasible. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you are taking these medicines. Dose adjustments or medicine substitut...
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  • Metoclopramide
  • If at all possible, avoid taking P Kalm 0.5 MG Tablet with metoclopramide. If you're taking these medications, don't drive or operate heavy machinery. Under the guidance of the doctor, appropriate dos...
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  • Opioids
  • Opioids such as morphine, codeine, tramadol, and hydrocodone, as well as cough medicines containing these pharmaceuticals, should be avoided while taking P Kalm 0.5 MG Tablet or other benzodiazepines....
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  • Azole antifungal agents
  • Azole antifungal medicines such as ketoconazole and itraconazole should be avoided while taking P Kalm 0.5 MG Tablet because of the risk of higher medicine concentrations in the body, which can cause ...
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  • Antihypertensives
  • If you take these medications together, you may experience hypotensive symptoms like dizziness and lightheadedness. It's a good idea to check your blood pressure on a frequent basis. Dose adjustments ...
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  • Others
  • CNS depressants, diltiazem, disulfiram, digoxin, erythromycin, ethanol, fluconazole, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, grapefruit juice, isoniazid, itraconazole, ketoconazole, labetalol, levodopa, loxapine, me...
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Interactions with food items

  • P Kalm 0.5 mg does not interact with food.

Storage and disposal of P Kalm 0.5 MG

Store tablets in cool and dry places at room temperature. Take the tablet immediately after opening it. Do not expose this to direct sunlight, wetness, or humidity. Keep tablets away from pets and chi...
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Dosage of P Kalm 0.5 MG

Overdose

A few symptoms of overdose include drowsiness, confusion, impaired coordination, reduced reflexes, coma, and death. If you have overdose symptoms, contact your doctor and seek medical treatment at a h...
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Missed a Dose

P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet should be taken as soon as possible if you miss a dosage. However, if your next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose and return to your regular schedule. Do not take two dose...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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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: Is P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet habit-forming (addictive)?

A: Yes, the use of P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet has the potential to become addictive. Its use has been linked to an increased risk of addiction due to physical or psychological effects. To avoid serious withdrawal symptoms, discontinuing P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet suddenly is not recommended.

Q: Does P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet make you gain weight?

A: Weight gain or loss (both) has been reported as a common side effect of P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet. If you notice a significant change in weight while taking P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet, please visit your doctor.

Q: Is it true that P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet lowers blood pressure?

A: If you take more than the recommended dose of P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet, your blood pressure will drop. If you notice a significant drop in blood pressure while taking P Kalm 0.5mg Tablet, please contact your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
P KALM
Expires on or After
22/08/2022

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