• elderly patients
  • Certain side effects, such as confusion, excitement, or mental depression, may be especially likely to occur in elderly patients, who are usually more sensitive than younger adults to the effects of the butalbital in this combination medicine. (drugs.com)
  • However, elderly patients are more likely to have age-related kidney problems, which may require caution and an adjustment in the dose for patients receiving butalbital, acetaminophen, and caffeine combination. (drugs.com)
  • However, elderly patients are more likely to have dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, lightheadedness, or fainting which may require caution and an adjustment in the dose for patients receiving this medicine. (drugs.com)
  • However, elderly patients are more likely to have age-related lung, liver, or kidney problems, which may require caution and an adjustment in the dose for patients receiving oxycodone and naloxone combination in order to avoid potentially serious side effects. (drugs.com)
  • efficacy
  • This article contains the sleep results of the efficacy study of flurazepam 30 mg and 15 mg, midazolam 15 mg, and placebo in the 99 chronic insomniacs studied as part of this multicenter study. (nih.gov)
  • psychomotor
  • In people over 60, the benefits of these drugs may not justify the increased risk, particularly if the patient has additional risk factors for cognitive or psychomotor adverse events. (bmj.com)
  • Residual 'hangover' effects after nighttime administration of flurazepam, such as sleepiness, impaired psychomotor and cognitive functions, may persist into the next day, which may impair the ability of users to drive safely and increase risks of falls and hip fractures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fentanyl
  • Due to the risk of fatal respiratory depression, fentanyl sublingual spray is contraindicated in opioid non-tolerant patients and in management of acute or postoperative pain, including headache/migraines.Accidental ingestion of fentanyl sublingual spray, especially by children, can result in a fatal overdose of fentanyl. (drugs.com)
  • Due to the risk of fatal respiratory depression, transmucosal fentanyl citrate is contraindicated in opioid non-tolerant patients and in management of acute or postoperative pain, including headache/migraines. (drugs.com)
  • When prescribing, do not convert patients on a mcg per mcg basis from any other fentanyl products. (drugs.com)
  • opioid
  • If opioid use is required for a prolonged period in a pregnant woman, advise the patient of the risk of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome and ensure that appropriate treatment will be available. (drugs.com)
  • Addiction, Abuse, and Misuse:Tramadol hydrochloride exposes patients and other users to the risks of opioid addiction, abuse, and misuse, which can lead to overdose and death. (drugs.com)
  • If opioid use is required for a prolonged period in a pregnant woman, advise the patient of the risk of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome and ensure that appropriate treatment will be available .Interactions with Drug Affecting Cytochrome P450 Isoenzymes:The effects of concomitant use or discontinuation of CYP3A4 inducers, 3A4 inhibitors, or 2D6 inhibitors with tramadol are complex. (drugs.com)
  • fatal
  • Assess each patient's risk prior to prescribing Tramadol hydrochloride, and monitor all patients regularly for the development of these behaviors or conditions .Life-Threatening Respiratory Depression:Serious, life-threatening, or fatal respiratory depression may occur with use of tramadol hydrochloride. (drugs.com)
  • prescriptions
  • For example, nearly all opioids are List I drugs, but they are commonly prescribed to cancer and HIV patients, as well as sufferers of chronic pain, although prescriptions for opioids are very scarce due to fear of misuse, and they are only prescribed in situations where they are certainly needed, like the terminally ill. (wikipedia.org)
  • anxiety
  • It may also be given before surgery or with a general anesthetic (medicine that puts you to sleep), and may be used to relieve anxiety for patients with breathing problems from pulmonary edema caused by heart disease. (drugs.com)
  • Although withdrawal from therapeutic doses of zopiclone and its isomers (i.e. eszopiclone) do not typically present with convulsions and are therefore not considered life-threatening, patients may experience such significant agitation or anxiety that they seek emergency medical attention. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • The second form is subjective insomnia, characterized by a disparity between the degree of sleep disturbance reported by the patient and that seen by a sleep study (polysomnography). (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • found
  • An analysis of cancer patients found that those who took tranquillisers or sleeping tablets had a substantially poorer quality of life on all measurements conducted, as well as a worse clinical picture of symptomatology. (wikipedia.org)
  • mild
  • Flurazepam is officially indicated for mild to moderate insomnia and as such it is used for short-term treatment of patients with mild to moderate insomnia such as difficulty falling asleep, frequent awakening, early awakenings or a combination of each. (wikipedia.org)
  • administration
  • They are intended for use in "buddy aid" or "self aid" administration of the drugs in the field prior to decontamination and delivery of the patient to definitive medical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Limit dosages and durations to the minimum required and follow patients for signs and symptoms of respiratory depression and sedation. (drugs.com)
  • Rebound depression Depressive symptoms may appear to arise in patients previously free of such an illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • Flurazepam users should only take this drug strictly as prescribed, and should only be taken directly before the user plans on sleeping a full night. (wikipedia.org)
  • effects
  • However, its antithrombotic effects could cause hemorrhage especially in patients with conditions that would put them at a higher risk like hemophilia or Von Willebrand disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • users
  • Patients who drive motor vehicles should not take zopiclone unless they stop driving due to a significant increased risk of accidents in zopiclone users. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abuse
  • Flurazepam has abuse potential and should never be used with alcoholic beverages or any other substance that can cause drowsiness. (wikipedia.org)
  • especially
  • QT interval prolongation and serious arrhythmias, including torsades de pointes, have occurred during treatment, especially when patients are given large, multiple daily doses. (drugs.com)
  • studies
  • If studies included some patients who were under 60 years old, the mean age of participants had to be over 60. (bmj.com)
  • Studies on this medicine have been done only in adult patients, and there is no specific information comparing use of meprobamate in children with use in other age groups. (drugs.com)