ZOP 7.5mg Tablet is used for short-term treatment of insomnia. It reduces sleep onset time and frequent awakening at night. This medicine improves sleep maintenance and therefore ensures sound sleep.
ZOP 7.5mg Tablet is never used for long-term treatment of insomnia because of its high habit-forming potential. It should be taken on an empty stomach, preferably just before going to bed. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration your doctor advises as it is habit-forming. Please do not stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor, as it may worsen your symptoms.
Some common side effects of this medicine include mild bitter or metallic taste in your mouth, dry mouth, and feeling tired or sleepy. These are usually temporary and resolve on their own after some time. Consult your doctor if these bother you or do not away. They may be able to suggest ways to reduce or prevent the side effects.
ZOP 7.5mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you and do not take alcohol with it as it may worsen the dizziness. Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behaviour, new or worsening depression, hallucinations, or suicidal thoughts while taking this medicine.
Before taking ZOP 7.5mg Tablet, inform your doctor about all other medicines you are taking so that your doctor can advise if this medicine is right for you. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you suffer from liver or kidney problems. It would be best to avoid smoking and alcohol while using this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should not use this medicine. However, if the need arises, please consult your doctor before using it.