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Librax Clinidium Chlordiazepoxide
Not Really: Take the medicine before meals. Caution: do not abruptly discontinue after prolonged use; taper dose gradually. You should see your family practice physician if you have specific questions. ...Read more
Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide): It is aolder tranquilizer and antianxiety agent. ...Read more
Please clarify: Before we answer that please tell us the real reason you want to take these pills. ...Read more
An irrational drug: If this drug were to seek approval today, it would be refused. Combinations of antispasmodic drugs with tranquilizers and sedatives (including barbiturates) were very popular in the 60s and 70s. They are used mostly to treat irritable bowel syndrome. The best treatment starts with more fiber in diet, and then antispasmodic drugs. Tranquillizers are rarely indicated, and can cause dependency. ...Read more
Fine: Assuming you are on a short course of steroids and take Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) for underlying? Ibs, etc. There is no contraindication to taking both medications. Make sure you take the steroids with food and all medications as directed. To be extra safe, check with your local pharmacist where you got the meds, and the pharmacist will be able to definitively give you any issues with taking both. ...Read more
Check: With the doctor that first prescribed the Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) and ask for their recommendations. ...Read more
Why do you ask?: I am concerned about the reason that you might ask a question like this. If you or someone you know has taken this overdose, seek medical attention immediately. If you are feeling desperate, please ask another question, or contact a healthcare professional, mental health center, or telephone HotLine. I hope all will be well for you. ...Read more
What kind of bad?: Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) is a very old (and in my opinion obsolete and irrational) drug, containing a tranquilizer (since the thought is people with irritable bowel symptoms are all anxious) and an antispasmodic. Both can cause significant side effects, including constipation, urinary retention, excessive sedation, slow heart rate, dizziness and lightheadedness. There are better treatments for IBS. ...Read more
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Yes: There are no interactions between library and pantoprazole, so yes, they're fine to take together. ...Read more
Mixing meds: Would be helpful to know why you are taking these two medications. I strongly recommend you discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
What is the name of the anticholinergic component & the benzodiazpine component in the drug librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide)?
911: If they are overdosed- they need a hospital. ...Read more
I take Nexium 1xday for 6 years and librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) 3xday for over a year. Is there any long term dangers to these meds? I get my usual 6 mo ck ups.
Meds: Every medicine has side effects and especially when used for long time chances are high. Why don't you stop them under doctors guidance and see if you really need them at this moment? ...Read more
Taking librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) 2x/day. In past took Xanax before flying. Is it still safe to take Xanax before my flight if I'm still on the librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide)?
Librax, (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) Xanax:
I understand your concern.
Librax contains a Chlordiazepoxide which is a Benzodiazepine
Xanax also is a Benzodiazepine
Either medication can be used for Anxiety about flying.
Both Medications combined can have side effects
Lack of coordination.
Please see a Psychiatrist for Assessment of Anxiety, and management including monitoring of medication and dosage ...Read more
Shouldn't: Shouldn't but should be used with caution if pre existing heart conditions exist. ...Read more
Yogurt: Nothing much.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it okay to take Normacol Plus is addition to my prescribed Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) for my constipation predominant IBS?
Using low dose Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) for IBS, works great. How can I prevent tolerance and needing more? Should I stop occasionally?
Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) IBS: Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) is a combo drug- and it contains a benzodiazepine as well as an anti-spasmodic drug. It would be beneficial to avoid long term continual use of a benzodiazepine for IBS as it potentially can cause dependence. There are alternatives with the benzodiazepine ...Read more
Is it ok if I continue taking fludac and librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) even after my IBS is gone to keep my weight in check? I gained 8 kg in 2 months after I stop taking dem
Work toward other: Methods to achieve and maintain a good BMI can be challenging, but you can find ones that are way, way healthier than a sedative and SSRI. If your IBS is better and you do not suffer moderate-severe depression and severe anxiety or insomnia - you don't need powerful, potentially dangerous drugs. Don't stop abruptly, but work w/ a provider to wean and find healthy ways to deal w/ weight. You can! ...Read more
Probably not: What you are describing sounds more like a physical dependence. It could be an addiction if you are doing this avoid responsibility or withdraw from reality. In general, these types of meds lose their effectiveness fairly fast. Depending on the dose, you may suffer withdrawal symptoms as severe as seizures if your dosage is high. You should discuss with your doc-maybe an addiction doc if indicated. ...Read more
Took prednisolone steroids and librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) at the same time and noticed bad side effects?
Depends on reason: Both these meds have certaqin indications. The side effecgts you had are not clear form your message. With an evalaution there is a need to know what the diagnosis is and the indications for each medication. The "side effects" may be from your illnesses. This needs to be clear. Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) is more habit forming and steroids need strict monitoring. ...Read more