Librium

Librium

Chlordiazepoxide

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$0.92
Librium tablets possess antianxiety, sedative, appetite stimulative and weak analgesic property. The key ingredient in the medication is chlordiazepoxide. Librium is also used to provide relief from the symptoms of acute alcoholism and preoperative apprehension.
Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
30 Tablets Librium 10mg $1.19 $35.72
60 Tablets Librium 10mg $1.02 $61.44
90 Tablets Librium 10mg $0.92 $83.16
30 Tablets Librium 25mg $1.45 $43.64
60 Tablets Librium 25mg $1.29 $77.28
90 Tablets Librium 25mg $1.19 $106.92

Details

Librium tablets possess antianxiety, sedative, appetite stimulative and weak analgesic property. The key ingredient in the medication is chlordiazepoxide. Librium is also used to provide relief from the symptoms of acute alcoholism and preoperative apprehension.

Mechanism of action:

Chlordiazepoxide works on the benzodiazepines allosteric sites and it is the main ingredient in the Librium tablets. This medicine causes increased binding of neurotransmitter GABA to its receptors, due to which central nervous system gets inhibited.

How to take:

The tablet should be taken as a whole without breaking or crushing orally via mouth. It should be taken one to four times daily with or without food.

Contraindications:

  • Librium 25mg is contraindicated if the patient is hypersensitive to the active medication or any other ingredient of the medication.
  • The medicine is contraindicated to the pregnant and breastfeeding woman.

Drug interactions:

Some medicines affect the therapeutic action of Librium 25mg e.g. antidepressant medicines such as fluvoxamine, antiepileptics like barbiturates, general anaesthetics, medicines used to treat high blood pressure like captopril, antihistamines, antiulcer drugs like cimetidine and antibacterial drugs like rifampicin.

Side effects:

Some undesired effects that are seen while using Librium 25mg tablets are tiredness, feeling of dizziness, stomach upset, weakness in muscles, problems in vision. The adverse effects which are severe are tremors, speaking difficulty and enhanced saliva production.

Missed dose:

The dose of the medicine should not be missed. If the dose is been missed, it should be taken as soon as remember.

Overdose:

The medicine should not be overdosed. If symptoms like confusion and coma appears, medical help is needed.

Storage:

Librium 25mg should be stored properly below 25 degree Celsius and properly away from the reach of children and pets. It should be well protected from heat and light.

Safety measures:

  • Use of alcohol or other central nervous system depressants may impart additive effect, so alcohol intake should not be done while taking Librium 25mg tablets.
  • Avoid intake of grapefruit juice also.
  • The medication can cause dizziness or feeling of sleepiness, so activities like driving or operating any heavy machinery should not be performed while taking the medicine.
  • There is percentage of lactose present in Librium chlordiazepoxide, so if the individual taking Librium 25mg is intolerant towards sugar, use of this medicine should be avoided.