Description of the medicine: Clobazam
CLOBAZAM 7-Chloro-1-methyl-5-phenyl-1H-1, 5-benzodiazepin-2, 4 (3H, 5H) -dione.
Synonyms: Frizium, Castilium, Clarmyl, Frisin, Frizium, Maginol, Sentil, Urbanil and others.
Tranquilizer, which has anxiolytic, as well as anticonvulsant action. Recommended for use mainly in conditions accompanied by acute and chronic feelings of fear, and as an additional tool in the treatment of epilepsy (see Clonazepam). Assign inside with neurotic states in a dose of 10 - 20 mg, with a sense of fear in a dose of 20-30 mg. Children under the age of 3 years are not prescribed a drug, over 3 years old and elderly patients are recommended reduced doses.
With epilepsy, the initial dose of clobazam is 5-15 mg per day, then the dose is gradually increased to 80 mg per day (maximum daily dose).
Reduce the dose should also be gradual.
Precautions and contraindications are the same as for other benzodiazepine tranquilizers.
Form release: tablets of 5 and 10 mg.
Storage: List B.