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Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Restyl SR (1mg) before taking it.

What is Restyl SR (1mg)

Restyl SR (1mg) is a benzodiazepine (ben-zoe-dye-AZE-eh-peen). Restyl SR (1mg) affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause anxiety.
Restyl SR (1mg) is used to treat anxiety disorders, panic disorders, and anxiety caused by depression.
Restyl SR (1mg) may also be used for purposes not listed in Restyl SR (1mg) guide.

Restyl SR (1mg) side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
  • depressed mood, thoughts of suicide or hurting yourself, unusual risk-taking behavior, decreased inhibitions, no fear of danger;
  • confusion, hyperactivity, agitation, hostility, hallucinations;
  • feeling like you might pass out;
  • urinating less than usual or not at all;
  • chest pain, pounding heartbeats or fluttering in your chest;
  • uncontrolled muscle movements, tremor, seizure (convulsions); or
  • jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).

Less serious side effects may include:
  • drowsiness, dizziness, feeling tired or irritable;
  • blurred vision, headache, memory problems, trouble concentrating;
  • sleep problems (insomnia);
  • swelling in your hands or feet;
  • muscle weakness, lack of balance or coordination, slurred speech;
  • upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea;
  • increased sweating, dry mouth, stuffy nose; or
  • appetite or weight changes, loss of interest in sex.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
See also: Side effects (in more detail)
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Restyl SR (1mg) dosing

Usual Adult Dose for Anxiety:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral concentrate:
Initial dose: 0.25 to 0.5 mg orally 3 times a day
This dose may be gradually increased every 3 to 4 days if needed and tolerated.
Maintenance dose: May increase up to maximum daily dose of 4 mg in divided doses

Usual Adult Dose for Panic Disorder:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets:
Initial dose: 0.5 mg orally 3 times a day
This dose may be gradually increased every 3 to 4 days if needed and tolerated.
Maintenance dose: 1 to 10 mg per day in divided doses
Mean dose employed: 5 to 6 mg per day in divided doses
Extended-release tablets:
Initial dose: 0.5 to 1 mg once a day
The daily dose may be gradually increased by no more than 1 mg every 3 to 4 days if needed and tolerated.
Maintenance dose: 1 to 10 mg once a day
Mean dose employed: 3 to 6 mg once a day

Usual Adult Dose for Depression:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral concentrate:
Initial dose: 0.5 mg orally 3 times a day
The daily dose may be gradually increased by no more than 1 mg every 3 to 4 days.
Average Dose: Studies on the use of Restyl SR for the treatment of depression have reported an average effective dose of 3 mg orally daily in divided doses
Maximum Dose: Studies on the use of Restyl SR (1mg) for the treatment of depression have reported to have used 4.5 mg orally daily in divided doses as a maximum.

Usual Geriatric Dose for Anxiety:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral concentrate:
Initial dose: 0.25 mg orally 2 to 3 times a day in elderly or debilitated patients
This dose may be gradually increased if needed and tolerated.
Because of increased sensitivity to benzodiazepines in elderly patients, Restyl SR (1mg) at daily doses greater than 2 mg meets the Beers criteria as a medication that is potentially inappropriate for use in older adults. Smaller doses may be effective as well as safer. Total daily doses should rarely exceed suggested maximums.

Usual Geriatric Dose for Depression:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets, oral concentrate:
Initial dose: 0.25 mg orally 2 to 3 times a day in elderly or debilitated patients
This dose may be gradually increased if needed and tolerated.
Because of increased sensitivity to benzodiazepines in elderly patients, Restyl SR at daily doses greater than 2 mg meets the Beers criteria as a medication that is potentially inappropriate for use in older adults. Smaller doses may be effective as well as safer. Total daily doses should rarely exceed suggested maximums.

Usual Geriatric Dose for Panic Disorder:

Immediate-release tablets, orally disintegrating tablets:
Initial dose: 0.25 mg orally 2 to 3 times a day in elderly or debilitated patients
This dose may be gradually increased if needed and tolerated.
Extended-release tablets:
Initial dose: 0.5 mg once a day preferably in the morning
This dose may be gradually increased if needed and tolerated.
Because of increased sensitivity to benzodiazepines in elderly patients, Restyl SR (1mg) at daily doses greater than 2 mg meets the Beers criteria as a medication that is potentially inappropriate for use in older adults. Smaller doses may be effective as well as safer. Total daily doses should rarely exceed suggested maximums.

Compare prices at online shops

Prices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Restyl SR (1mg) medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
Protec (Cipla Ltd)
1 mg10 Tablet$0.40India


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.21
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.14
Alltop 0.25mg Tablet $0.00Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
Alltop P 0.25mg/20mg Tablet $0.01Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
ALLTOP 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.02Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.14
ALLTOP tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.14Ind-Swift
Alltop 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.14
ALLTOP Capsule/ Tablet / 0.25mg (10 units) $0.10Ind - Swift
0 .25mg100 Tablet$1.75
ALPKAIR tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.18PDC
0 .25 mg x 100's $1.75
Alpkair 0.25mg TAB / 100 $1.75
ALPKAIR tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.29PDC
0 .5 mg x 100's $2.87
Alpkair 0.5mg TAB / 100 $2.87
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.24
0 .5mgod100 $171.36USA
1 mg30 $16.00
1 mgxr100 $100.96USA
3 mger100 $164.67USA
Apo-Alpraz 0.5 mg Tablet $0.10
Alprazolam 1 mg tablet $0.78
Alprazolam 1 mg/ml oral conc $2.23
Xanax xr 0.5 mg tablet $2.93
Xanax xr 1 mg tablet $3.64
Niravam 0.5 mg Dispersible Tablet $4.20
ALPRAZOLAM (SHALAKS) tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.08Shalaks
ALPRAZolam Intensol 1 mg/ml Concentrate 30ml Bottle $67.03
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.14
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.22
Alzoact 0.25mg Tablet $0.02Active Healthcare
Alzoact 0.5mg Tablet $0.02Active Healthcare
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.18
Alzoact 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.18
ALZOACT 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.18Active Healthcare
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.22
Alzoact 0.5mg TAB / 10 $0.22
ALZOACT 0.5MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.22Active Healthcare
1 .5mg10 Tablet$0.53
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.25
ALZOT SR tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.25Pfizer
Alzot 0.5mg SR-TAB / 10 $0.25
1 mg x 10's $0.34
ALZOT SR tab 1 mg x 10's $0.34Pfizer
Alzot 1mg SR-TAB / 10 $0.34
1 .5 mg x 10's $0.53
ALZOT SR tab 1.5 mg x 10's $0.53Pfizer
Alzot 1.5mg SR-TAB / 10 $0.53
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.10
Andep 0.25mg Tablet $0.01Ravian Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Andep 0.5mg Tablet $0.02Ravian Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Andep 10 mg/1 mg Tablet $0.05Medinova Labs
ANDEP 10MG/1MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.49Medinova Labs
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.06
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.14
F A D 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
F A D 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.11
G Prax 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
G Prax 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.32
1 .5mg10 Tablet$0.56
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.27
Q-Rest 0.5mg TAB / 10 $0.27
Q-REST tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.29Allenge
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.12
Q-Rest 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.12
Q-REST tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.14Allenge
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.10
Relax Diclofenac K 50mg, Paracetamol500mg TAB / 10 $0.24
Relax 50 mg/500 mg/4 mg Tablet $0.04Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
RELAX tab 10's $0.35Active HC
Relax Eye Drop $0.63Phoenix Pharmaceuticals
RELAX EYE DROP 1 packet(s) (10 ML eye drop each) $0.63Phoenix Pharmaceuticals
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.28
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.34
Sanprazole 0.25 mg Tablet $0.02
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.18
Sanprazole 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.18
SANPRAZOLE tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.18Sanjivani
Sanprazole 0.5 mg Tablet $0.03
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.34
SANPRAZOLE tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.34Sanjivani
Sanprazole 0.5mg TAB / 10 $0.34
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.11
Synozolam 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Synozolam 0.25mg Tablet $0.01Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Synozolam 0.5mg Tablet $0.02Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Synozolam 0.50 mg Tablet $0.02
SYNOZOLAM 0.5MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.20Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
SYNOZOLAM 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.14Synokem Pharmaceuticals Ltd
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.13
Texidep 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Texidep 0.5 mg Tablet $0.01
Texidep 0.25mg Tablet $0.01Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Texidep 0.50mg Tablet $0.02Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Texidep 0.5mg Tablet SR $0.02Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
TEXIDEP 0.50MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.21Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
TEXIDEP 0.5MG TABLET SR 1 strip(s) (10 tablet srs each) $0.22Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
TEXIDEP 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.14Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Zallpam 0.5 mg Tablet $0.01
ZALLPAM tab 1 mg x 10's $0.20Shalaks
1 mg x 240's $4.02
ZALLPAM tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.09Shalaks
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.20
Ziety 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Ziety 0.25mg Tablet $0.01Targof Pure Drugs Td
Ziety 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
Ziety 0.5mg Tablet $0.02Targof Pure Drugs Td
ZIETY 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.15Targof Pure Drugs Td
ZIETY 0.5MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.20Targof Pure Drugs Td
Zoldac 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
ZOLDAC Capsule/ Tablet / 0.5mg (10 units) $0.20Zydus Cadila (Neurosciences Division)
1 mg x 10's $0.28
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.12
ZOLIN 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.15Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Zolin 1 mg Tablet $0.03
ZOLIN SR 1.5MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.48Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
0 .25mg10 Tablet$0.11
Zopax 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Zopax 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.21
ZOPAX tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.21Cipla
Zopax 0.5mg TAB / 10 $0.21
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.11
ZOPAX tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.11Cipla
Zopax 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.11
0 .5mg10 Tablet$0.17
Zotam 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Zotam 0.5 mg Tablet $0.02
0 .5 mg x 10's $0.17
ZOTAM tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.17Zota
Zotam 0.5mg TAB / 10 $0.17
0 .25 mg x 10's $0.11
ZOTAM tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.11Zota
Zotam 0.25mg TAB / 10 $0.11
Zotam 1 g x 1's $9.77
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Restyl SR (1mg) - Frequently asked Questions

Can Restyl SR (1mg) be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

What other drugs will affect Restyl SR (1mg)?

Before using Restyl SR (1mg), tell your doctor if you regularly use other medicines that make you sleepy (such as cold or allergy medicine, other sedatives, narcotic pain medicine, sleeping pills, muscle relaxers, and medicine for seizures, depression, or anxiety). They can add to sleepiness caused by Restyl SR (1mg).

Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:

  • birth control pills;

  • cimetidine (Tagamet);

  • cyclosporine (Gengraf, Neoral, Sandimmune);

  • dexamethasone (Cortastat, Dexasone, Solurex, DexPak);

  • ergotamine (Cafergot, Ergomar, Migergot);

  • imatinib (Gleevec);

  • isoniazid (for treating tuberculosis);

  • St. John's wort;

  • an antibiotic such as clarithromycin (Biaxin), erythromycin (E.E.S., EryPed, Ery-Tab, Erythrocin, Pediazole), rifabutin (Mycobutin), rifampin (Rifadin, Rifater, Rifamate), rifapentine (Priftin), or telithromycin (Ketek);

  • antifungal medication such as miconazole (Oravig) or voriconazole (Vfend);

  • an antidepressant such as fluoxetine (Prozac, Sarafem, Symbyax), fluvoxamine (Luvox), desipramine (Norpramin), imipramine (Janimine, Tofranil), or nefazodone;

  • a barbiturate such as butabarbital (Butisol), secobarbital (Seconal), pentobarbital (Nembutal), or phenobarbital (Solfoton);

  • heart or blood pressure medication such as amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), diltiazem (Tiazac, Cartia, Cardizem), nicardipine (Cardene), nifedipine (Nifedical, Procardia), or quinidine (Quin-G);

  • HIV/AIDS medicine such as atazanavir (Reyataz), delavirdine (Rescriptor), efavirenz (Sustiva, Atripla), etravirine (Intelence), indinavir (Crixivan), nelfinavir (Viracept), nevirapine (Viramune), saquinavir (Invirase), or ritonavir (Norvir, Kaletra); or

  • seizure medication such as carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Equetro, Tegretol), felbamate (Felbatol), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), phenytoin (Dilantin), or primidone (Mysoline).

This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with Restyl SR (1mg). Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.

How should I take Restyl SR (1mg)?

Take exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results.

Do not crush, chew, or break an extended-release tablet. Swallow the pill whole. It is specially made to release medicine slowly in the body. Breaking the pill would cause too much of the drug to be released at one time.

Measure the liquid form of Restyl SR (1mg) with a special dose-measuring spoon or cup, not a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.

Do not swallow the orally disintegrating tablets whole. Allow it to dissolve in your mouth without chewing.

Contact your doctor if this medicine seems to stop working as well in treating your panic or anxiety symptoms.

You may have seizures or withdrawal symptoms when you stop using Restyl SR (1mg). Ask your doctor how to avoid withdrawal symptoms when you stop using Restyl SR (1mg).

Keep track of the amount of medicine used from each new bottle. Restyl SR (1mg) is a drug of abuse and you should be aware if anyone is using your medicine improperly or without a prescription.

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

Who should not take Restyl SR (1mg)?

It is dangerous to try and purchase Restyl SR (1mg) on the Internet or from vendors outside of the United States. Medications distributed from Internet sales may contain dangerous ingredients, or may not be distributed by a licensed pharmacy. Samples of Restyl SR (1mg) purchased on the Internet have been found to contain haloperidol (Haldol), a potent antipsychotic drug with dangerous side effects. For more information, contact the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or visit www.fda.gov/buyonlineguide.

You should not take Restyl SR (1mg) if you have:

  • narrow-angle glaucoma;

  • if you are also taking itraconazole (Sporanox) or ketoconazole (Nizoral); or

  • if you are allergic to Restyl SR (1mg) or to other benzodiazepines, such as chlordiazepoxide (Librium), clorazepate (Tranxene), diazepam (Valium), lorazepam (Ativan), or oxazepam (Serax).

To make sure Restyl SR (1mg) is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have any of these conditions:

  • asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), or other breathing problems;

  • glaucoma;

  • kidney or liver disease (especially alcoholic liver disease);

  • a history of depression or suicidal thoughts or behavior; or

  • a history of drug or alcohol addiction.

Restyl SR (1mg) may be habit forming and should be used only by the person for whom it was prescribed. Never share Restyl SR (1mg) with another person, especially someone with a history of drug abuse or addiction. Keep the medication in a place where others cannot get to it.

FDA pregnancy category D. Do not use Restyl SR (1mg) if you are pregnant. It could harm the unborn baby. Restyl SR (1mg) may also cause addiction or withdrawal symptoms in a newborn if the mother takes the medication during pregnancy. Use effective birth control, and tell your doctor if you become pregnant during treatment.

Restyl SR (1mg) can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while you are using Restyl SR (1mg).

The sedative effects of Restyl SR (1mg) may last longer in older adults. Accidental falls are common in elderly patients who take benzodiazepines. Use caution to avoid falling or accidental injury while you are taking Restyl SR (1mg).

Do not give this medication to anyone under 18 years old.

Can Restyl SR (1mg) be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Restyl SR (1mg) be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology