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Brand name: Mogadon TM

Active ingredients: nitrazepam

What it is used for

Insomnia, organic and inorganic in origin.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Cylindrical, biplanar, white tablet. Imprint - upper face: "ICN" and two arcs, lower face: single break bar.

Images are the copyright of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Food interactions

For the active ingredient nitrazepam

  • Avoid alcohol.
  • Avoid excessive quantities of coffee or tea (Caffeine).
  • Take with food.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient nitrazepam

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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