Calms forte

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Generic Name: Calms forte Brand Name(s): Generics only. No brands available.

Uses

What is Calms forte® used for?

Calms forte® is commonly used for temporary symptomatic relief of simple nervous tension and sleeplessness.

How should I take Calms forte®?

Use it by mouth. Ask your doctor for more information.

How do I store Calms forte®?

Calms forte® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Calms forte® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Calms forte® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Calms forte® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using Calms forte®?

Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:

  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
  • You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
  • You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Calms forte® or other medications.
  • You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Calms forte® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Calms forte®.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Calms forte®?

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with Calms forte®?

Calms forte® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Does food or alcohol interact with Calms forte®?

Calms forte® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with Calms forte®?

Calms forte® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Calms forte®.

What is the dose of Calms forte® for an adult?

As a relaxant: Swallow 1-2 tablets with water as needed, three times daily, preferably before meals.

For insomnia: 1 to 3 tablets ½ to 1 hour before retiring. Repeat as needed without danger of side effects.

What is the dose of Calms forte® for a child?

As a relaxant: Swallow 1 tablet with water as needed, three times daily, preferably before meals.

For insomnia: 1 to 2 tablets ½ to 1 hour before retiring. Repeat as needed without danger of side effects.

How is Calms forte® available?

Calms forte® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Tablet

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Calms forte®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

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