Acamprol 333mg Tablet

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Acamprol 333mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

6 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Acamprol Tablet


Uses of Acamprol Tablet

Acamprol 333mg Tablet is used in alcohol dependence.

Side effects of Acamprol Tablet


Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Nausea, Vomiting, Decreased libido, Itching, Flatulence, Impotence.


How to use Acamprol Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Acamprol 333mg Tablet with food.

How Acamprol Tablet works

Acamprol 333mg tablet blocks the chemical which breaks the converted form of alcohol in the body. This leads to an increased level of converted form of alcohol in the body causing bad physical features while drinking alcohol.

In Depth Information on Acamprol Tablet

Expert advice for Acamprol Tablet

  • You should not be drinking at the start and during acamprosate treatment as it will be less effective if you keep drinking.
  • When you suddenly stop drinking, you may experience some unpleasant symptoms known as alcohol withdrawal syndrome. You should take acamprosate as soon as possible after the withdrawal period.
  • Alcoholic patients may suffer from depression and suicidality. Please report your treating doctor in case of any such symptoms. 
  • Consult your doctor before stopping to take acamprosate.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Special precautions for Acamprol 333mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Acamprol 333mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Acamprol 333mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Acamprol 333mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Acamprol 333mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acamprol 333mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Acamprol 333mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Acamprol 333mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Acamprol 333mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Acamprol 333mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Acamprosate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Acamprol 333mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Acamprosate

Acamprol is not addictive when given at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Acamprol is a calcium acetylhomotaurinate and not a narcotic
Acamprol is effective if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Acamprol is a drug and not a placebo
Q. What is acamprosate/What is acamprosate calcium used for?
Acamprosate or acamprosate calcium along with counselling is used as a therapy to maintain the practice of avoiding alcohol drinking again in people who are alcohol dependent
These side effects are rare or uncommon with Acamprol treatment. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms and stop taking Acamprol immediately.

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