Product name : Zop
Generic Name : Zopiclone Tablets
Manufacturer : Hab
Zop isa sedative, also called a hypnotic. It affects chemicals in your brain that maybecome unbalanced and cause sleep problems (insomnia).
Zop is used to treatinsomnia. This medicine causes relaxation to help you fall asleep and stayasleep.
Zop may also be used forpurposes not listed in this medication guide.
HOWSHOULD I USE ZOP?
Use Zop as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicinefor exact dosing instructions.
Zop is used to treat sleep related problemslike difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep (insomnia).
Use the lowest effectivedose for the patient.
The recommended startingdose is 1 mg. Dosing can be raised to 2 mg or 3 mg if clinically indicated. Insome patients, the higher morning blood levels of Zop tablets following use ofthe 2 mg or 3 mg dose increase the risk of next day impairment of driving andother activities that require full alertness. The total dose of Zop tabletsshould not exceed 3 mg, once daily immediately before bedtime.
Ethanol: An additive effecton psychomotor performance was seen with coadministration of Zop and ethanol0.70 g/kg for up to 4 hours after ethanol administration.
Paroxetine:Coadministration of single doses of Zop 3 mg and paroxetine 20 mg daily for 7days produced no pharmacokinetic or pharmacodynamic interaction.