Temazepam Oral Capsule 15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Temazepam: Oral capsule (15mg)

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Temazepam 15mg Cap
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 4010 MYLAN 4010 
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Temazepam 15mg Cap
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GG 531 GG 531 
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Temazepam 15mg Cap
Actavis Inc. Elizabeth LLC
Pill Identification: LOGO 076 LOGO 076 
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Temazepam 15mg Cap
Actavis Inc. Elizabeth LLC
Pill Identification: LOGO 076 LOGO 076 

What is this Medicine?

TEMAZEPAM (te MAZ e pam) is a benzodiazepine. It is used to help you to fall asleep and sleep through the night.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Temazepam: Oral capsule(15mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
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Temazepam 15mg Capsule

NDC: 003784010
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Insomnia

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Temazepam 15mg Capsule
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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 4010 MYLAN 4010 
Shape: capsule
Color: peach

Reported Side Effects for Temazepam 15mg Capsule

Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Restlessness Incidence:
<0.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hallucinations Incidence:
<0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
<0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
<0.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fast Eye Movements Incidence:
<0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Incoordination Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
0.5-0.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
4.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
4.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
4.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
9.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tolerance Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Withdrawal Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Temazepam 15mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Temazepam 15mg Capsule(Temazepam)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Temazepam)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Temazepam 15mg Capsule(Temazepam)
Marijuana and Benzodiazepines(Temazepam)
Avoid Marijuana, Medical while you are taking Benzodiazepines to reduce anxiety or to induce sleep or sedation. Using some of these drugs along with Marijuana can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are using Marijuana, Medical. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Temazepam 15mg Capsule(Temazepam)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Benzodiazepines(Temazepam)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Benzodiazepines include drugs for anxiety or sleep, such as Ativan, Dalmane, Doral, Halcion, Klonopin, Librium, ProSom, Restoril, Serax, Tranxene, Valium, and Xanax. Caffeine may increase nervousness or sleeplessness. If you are taking a Benzodiazepine to help you sleep, avoid taking Caffeine and Caffeine-containing foods or beverages like colas, coffee, teas, or chocolates within several hours prior to bedtime.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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