What is Kalma 2mg?
Kalma 2mg is also used to treat panic attacks. These medicines are thought to work by their action on brain chemicals. The exact site and mechanism of action of benzodiazepines is unknown. It is known that they act within the CNS as selective depressants.
Kalma 2mg Tablet is used for the management of anxiety disorder or for the short-term relief of symptoms of anxiety. This medicine works by binding at several sites within the brain and affecting the chemical action to produce a depressive effect on brain activity.
Symptoms of an overdose of Kalma
- lack in coordination
- less response to something
Administration of Kalma 2mg
Swallow the tablets with a full glass of water.
Kalma 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg and 1 mg tablets can be divided in half along the scoreline if your doctor has prescribed half a tablet. Kalma 2 tablets can also be quartered.
Do not take Kalma for longer than your doctor has directed. In general, benzodiazepines such as alprazolam are taken for short periods only (for example 2 to 4 weeks). Continuous long-term use is not recommended unless advised by your doctor.
Dosage for anxiety disorder
- Initial: 0.25 to 0.5 mg three times daily
- Maximum: 4 mg daily
- Initial: 0.25 mg two to three times daily
Extended Release Tablet
Orally Disintegrating Tablet
Weak patients and patients with severe liver disease