Eszopiclone

Eszopiclone

 

Brand: Lunesta

Application: hypnotic

 

Dosage forms of S. zopiclone

  • Tablet

 

 

Pharmacological information of S. zopiclone

Dosage and method of taking Zopiclone

Contraindications to Zopiclone

Taking Zopiclone during pregnancy and lactation

The effect of S. zopiclone on driving and working with machines

Drug Interactions S. Zopiclone

Special warnings and precautions while taking Zopiclone

Side effects of S. zopiclone

Excessive use of S. zopiclone (drug poisoning)

Storage conditions of S. zopiclone

 

 

Pharmacological information of S. zopiclone

Insomnia or poor sleep is a common disorder that has a transient course. If you have trouble sleeping, it means that you have trouble falling asleep, or that you wake up several times during the night, or that you wake up very early in the morning. Sleeping pills such as S. Zopiclone are usually used as a last resort but are sometimes used to treat some severe insomnia.

Zopiclone belongs to the hypnotic drugs and by causing the effect on the brain messages, it causes drowsiness. This drug shortens the time needed to fall asleep and increases the duration of sleep.

Sopiclone is given for short periods of 1-2 weeks, and if insomnia persists after this period, you should see a doctor. Usually, this drug is not prescribed for more than 2 weeks because after this period, it has a good effect. It will not have and long-term consumption causes dependence.

 

Dosage and method of taking Zopiclone

  • Read the package leaflet carefully before starting treatment with S. zopiclone. This brochure will help you to get comprehensive information about the drug and its possible side effects.
  • The dose and amount of medicine varies from person to person; Use the medicine exactly as your doctor advised.
  • Your doctor may prescribe a dose of 3 mg of zopiclone, in which case do not do any activity the next day that requires alertness.
  • Your doctor will usually start treatment with a lower dose of medicine (1 mg) and then increase the dose for you (long-term use of zopiclone can be addictive).
  • Zopiclone should be taken at bedtime.
  • Tell your doctor if your condition worsens or does not change after 7-10 days of taking this medicine.

 

Contraindications to Zopiclone

  • Note the expiration date of the drug Zopiclone and do not take the medicine if it has expired.
  • Never give Zopiclone to another person, even if you have the same symptoms.
  • Check for drug interactions with Zopiclone, and if you are taking a drug that interacts with this drug, talk to your doctor about using your medications.

 

Taking Zopiclone during pregnancy and lactation

During pregnancy and lactation, you should not use the drug arbitrarily without consulting your doctor. Medications can have devastating effects on the fetus or on yourself.

 

The effect of S. zopiclone on driving and working with machines

Zopiclone causes drowsiness and dizziness in you, make sure you are alert before driving and working with machines.

 

Drug Interactions S. Zopiclone

Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter and herbal medicines) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.

Some medicines that may interact with S. zopiclone include sodium oxibate.

The specific medications listed below can increase the risk of side effects with Zopiclone (such as slow breathing, severe drowsiness, and dizziness) if you take medications such as alcohol, sleeping pills, or anti-anxiety medications (such as diazepam). Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking zolpidem, antihistamines (such as cetirizine, diphenhydramine), muscle relaxants, and painkillers (such as codeine).

Zopiclone S is very similar to Zopiclone, do not use these two medicines together.

Check the labels on all your medicines (such as allergies or cough and cold medicines) because some of them are made up of substances that cause drowsiness. Ask your pharmacist how to use them so that you can use them safely.

 

Special warnings and precautions while taking Zopiclone

Some medications may not be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed; Therefore, it is best for your doctor to be aware of the following before taking Sopiclone:

  • If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding your baby.
  • If you have any kidney or liver problems.
  • If you have any respiratory problems (such as COPD).
  • If you have mental health problems such as psychosis, depression, obsession, fear and personality disorder.
  • If you have a history of alcohol or drug addiction.
  • If you or someone in your family has a history of sleepwalking.
  • If you have myasthenia gravis.
  • If you are taking certain medications. These medicines include all the medicines available, whether you are prescribed them or taking them without a doctor's prescription, such as herbal medicines and complementary medicines.
  • If you have a history of an allergic reaction to another medicine.

 

Side effects of S. zopiclone

All medications can cause side effects. But many consumers also do not experience any side effects. Some of the side effects go away after a short time of taking the medicine. In case of persistent side effects, the physician should be informed:

  • Feeling drowsy and dizzy: In this case, avoid driving and working with machines.
  • Bad taste in the mouth: These side effects usually go away in the first few days of taking the medicine. But if any of these things bother you, talk to your doctor.
  • Dry mouth
  • Balance problem

Important Note: Some people taking this medicine may be allergic to it. See your doctor as soon as possible if you notice any swelling around the mouth, breathing problems, or skin rashes.

Consult your doctor if you have any other symptoms that you feel may be due to the use of S. zopiclone.

 

Excessive use of S. zopiclone (drug poisoning)

  • Do not take Zopiclone more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
  • If you feel that someone has been poisoned and you have symptoms such as severe drowsiness, shortness of breath, fainting and weakness (fainting), call the emergency room immediately.

 

Storage conditions of S. zopiclone

  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Store the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.
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