Bromazepam lexotanil 3 mg (marketed under several brand names,
.In addition to being used to treat anxiety or panic states,
bromazepam may be used as a premedicant prior to minor surgery.
What is Bromazepam lexotanil 3 mg used for?
Bromazepam (also known as Lexotan) is known as a benzodiazepine.
What is the usual dose of bromazepam?
The usual dose of bromazepam in adults for anxiety is 3-18mg a day a day,
usually split up throughout the day. In older people the dose should be a bit lower e.g. half the adult dose.
Bromazepam usually starts to work in about an hour.
The effect may then build over several days or weeks.
How long will I need to keep taking Bromazepam lexotanil 3 mg for?
This will depend on what you are taking it for.
You should discussthis fully with your prescriber, doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
If you are taking it “when required” every few days you should be able stop when you feel you don’t need it any more.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of bromazepam?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember unless it is within about 4 hours of your next dose.
If you remember after this just take the next dose as normal.
Do not try to catch up by taking two doses at once as you may get more side-effects.
What sort of side-effects might I get if I am taking bromazepam?
Many people get: A few people get: A very few people get:
the next day
Do not be worried by this list of side effects.
If you think you might have a side effect to your medicine, you should ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.