Tofisopam


Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Oral
Alcohol withdrawal syndrome, Short-term management of anxiety
Adult: 50-100 mg 1-3 times daily.
Contraindications
Aggressive-impulsive psychopathy. Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Discontinue if sleep disturbances occur. Avoid sleep disturbances by taking last dose earlier (e.g. before 5 pm).
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, rash, epigastric pain, itching, extreme liveliness, hyperactivity, aggressiveness.
Action
Description: Tofisopam is a 2,3-benzodiazepine related structurally to the 1,4-benzodiazepines e.g. diazepam. It is however, lacking in the sedative, anticonvulsant and muscle relaxant properties of the conventional benzodiazepines.
MIMS Class
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