Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR


Overview

Uses of Carbesta Tablet CR

Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR is used in the treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures and trigeminal neuralgia.

Carbesta Tablet CR side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Coordination impaired
  • Decreased white blood cell count

How to use Carbesta Tablet CR

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. Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Carbesta Tablet CR works

Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Carbesta Tablet CR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR can make you feel dizzy or drowsy especially at the start of treatment. If you are affected in this way, or if your eyesight is affected, you should not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Carbesta Tablet CR?

If you miss a dose of Carbesta 400 mg Tablet CR, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Interaction with Drugs

Taking Carbesta with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Arthrox
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Auxicasp, Canducid
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Suclosz, Vizopin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Equblam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred, Catapred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): R Zep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Carbesta

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FAQs

Q. Is Carbesta /Tegretol / Zeptol safe?
Carbesta is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Carbesta a controlled drug/ an opiate?
No. Carbesta is not a controlled drug or an opiate
Q. Is Carbesta an enzyme inducer?
Yes. It is an enzyme inducer. Please check with your doctor if you are taking other medications, which may get altered when taken together
Q. Is Carbesta an antidepressant/ MAOI/ benzodiazepine?
Carbesta is an antidepressant. It is not an MAOI or benzodiazepine
Q. Can I take paracetamol/ Tylenol/ tramadol/ ibuprofen/ Advil/ amoxicillin/ codeine/ Nyquil/naproxen/ oral contraceptives with carbamazepine?
All the above mentioned drugs may interact with carbamazepine. Please consult with your doctor before taking this medication. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does Carbesta cause weight loss or weight gain/ hyponatremia/ help anxiety/depression/ gingival hyperplasia make you tired/ cause high blood pressure?
Carbesta causing the above mentioned side effects are commonly or rarely observed. It is not known to cause gingival hyperplasia and high blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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