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Trika 0.125mg Tab

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Medical Description

Trika 0.125 mg tablets are chiefly used for the treatment of anxiety. It contains alprazolam as its chief component. Alprazolam is a tranquilliser. A medical prescription is a must to use Trika 0.1...
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ContainsAlprazolam(0.125 Mg)
UsesPanic attacks, Anxiety
Side effectsNausea, Dry mouth, Constipation, Dizziness, Confusion.
ClassificationANTI-ANXIETY
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Uses of Trika 0.125 MG

  • Trika 0.125 mg tabs are used for the treatment of-
  • Anxiety

Contraindications of Trika 0.125 MG

  • Trika 0.125 tablets are contraindicated in following-
  • If you are sensitive to alprazolam or benzodiazepines.
  • If you are a breastfeeding mother.
  • If you have narrow-angle glaucoma.
  • If you have a depressed respiratory rate.

Side effects of Trika 0.125 MG

  • The main and the most common side effects of Trika 0.125 mg tab include -
  • Lightheadedness
  • Irritability
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation
  • Weight changes

Precautions and Warnings of Trika 0.125 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Trika 0.125 mg tablets during pregnancy?
A:
No, it usually is not recommended to use Trika 0.125 mg tab during pregnancy, as it may be harmful to the foetus. Consult your physician immediately and discuss your problem with him for proper guidance.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Trika 0.125 mg tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
No, it usually is not recommended to use this medication during breastfeeding until it's an emergency for the mother. In that case, consult your physician immediately and discuss your problem with him for proper guidance.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Trika 0.125 mg tablets?
A:
No, it is strictly advised to not drive after taking Trika 0.125 mg tab. One of the main symptoms of this medication is drowsiness. It can hamper the ability of a person to focus or concentrate properly while driving. Thus, 2-3 hours rest should be taken after the oral intake of this medication.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Trika 0.125 mg tablets?
A:
No, it is advised not to do so. Alcohol may reduce the effectiveness of Trika 0.125 mg tab, leading to loss of the coordinating ability of our muscles and focus on surroundings. Consult your physician for more information.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience severe side effects.
  • You have a history of a liver condition, consult a doctor before starting this medication.
  • You take medication for blood pressure, seek medical guidance before starting this medication.
  • You want to stop the usage of this medication, as discontinuing it abruptly may cause withdrawal symptoms to appear.
  • You are planning to start a family during the course of this medication.

Mode of Action of Trika 0.125 MG

How Does It Work?

Trika 0.125 mg tabs contain alprazolam, which is a tranquilliser. It works by increasing the action of an inhibitory neurotransmitter(chemical messenger) called GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) in our b...
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Directions for Use of Trika 0.125 MG

  • It can be taken on an empty stomach with a glass of plain water or as directed by your physician.
  • Grapefruit juice should be avoided as it may reduce the effectiveness of the medication.
  • Trika 0.125 mg tablets should not be either chewed or broken.
  • It should be taken orally.
  • The expiration date should always be checked before taking any medicine.
  • Dosage varies from person to person. In this regard, consultation by a well-trained medical professional is mandatory.

Interactions of Trika 0.125 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Trika 0.125mg tablets should be avoided with the following medications-
  • Opioids(pain medication)- Opioids should not be taken with it as it may cause a decrease in blood pressure.
  • Cetirizine(antihistamine or anti-allergic)- It may cause drowsiness
  • Antihypertensives(medicines that lower blood pressure)- It may cause dizziness

Interactions with food items

  • No adverse interactions of Trika 0.125 mg tab with food are known yet. However, it is advised not to consume grapefruit juice, alcohol, or any other form of liquor with this medication as they may red...
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Storage and disposal of Trika 0.125 MG

It should be stored in an airtight container. It should be stored in a way so that it remains away from heat, light and moisture. It should strictly be kept away from the reach of children or pets....
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Dosage of Trika 0.125 MG

Overdose

An overdose of Trika 0.125 mg tab can result in confusion, drowsiness along with other serious side effects in the patient. In case of an accidental overdose, consult your doctor as soon as possible t...
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Missed a Dose

In case of a missed dose, an individual can take it as soon as possible. However, if the patient remembers only in time for the next dose, it is advised to continue the cycle by consuming the next dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the best time to take Trika 0.125 mg tablets?

A: The best time to take Trika 0.125mg tablets is right before bedtime. Dizziness and drowsiness are the common symptoms of this medication. Thus, proper rest is recommended after you take this medicine. It is advised to take Trika 0.125mg tablets at a fixed time to maintain adequate amounts of this medication in your system throughout the day.

Q: I have a history of liver disease. Should I take Trika 0.25 mg tablets?

A: People with a history of liver disease should use this medication with certain precautions. Adjustment of dose may be needed from time to time under the supervision of a doctor. Regular monitoring of liver health with the help of liver function tests is also recommended from time to time to avoid chances of any injury to the liver. Consult your doctor for more information.

Q: Are these tablets habit forming?

A: Yes, Trika 0.125 mg tablets belong to a class of medicines called benzodiazepine or tranquillisers. Some studies have shown that a person may become addicted to these medications. Counselling of dosage by a well-trained medical professional is mandatory and very important before starting a course of Trika 0.125 mg tablets.
Product Details
Brand
TRIKA
Expires on or After
18/08/2022
Last Updated on: 03 Feb 2022 | 01:55 PM (IST)
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