Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR

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Evaxo Pharma

Composition for Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Neuropathic pain (Pain due to damage of nerves), Seizures, Anxiety disorder
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₹14.25/Tablet SR
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Medicine Overview of Dcg Max Tablet SR

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Uses of Dcg Max Tablet SR

Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, seizures and anxiety disorder.
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Side effects of Dcg Max Tablet SR

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Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movement, Fatigue.

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How to use Dcg Max Tablet SR

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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Dcg Max Tablet SR works

Dcg max 150mg tablet sr is an antiepileptic medication. It decreases pain and seizures by modulating calcium channel activity of the nerve cells.

In Depth Information on Dcg Max Tablet SR

Expert advice for Dcg Max Tablet SR

  • Dcg max should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Dcg max without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dcg max, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience any eye sight change while taking Dcg max.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Notify your doctor if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR is probably usafe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Anzilum 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Pregabalin, 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 Dcg Max 150mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Pregabalin

No. Dcg max a not a metabolite of gabapentin. There is a structural similarity between the two drugs and they are GABA analogue.
Yes, use of Dcg max can cause sedation or sleepiness.
No. Dcg max is not a beta blocker. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Dcg max is not a mood stabiliser. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Dcg max is not a muscle relaxant. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Dcg max is not a benzodiazepine. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Dcg max is not a pain killer. Dcg max is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
No. Dcg max is not a steriod. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Dcg max is not a narcotic drug. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine. Dcg max is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Is it safe to take Dcg max with duloxetine?
If Dcg max and duloxetine taken together, there is an increased risk of side effects like dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty in concentrating and motor co-ordination. Consult with your doctor if you have already taken one of the medications.
Q. What is the interaction of Dcg max with anticoagulants?
There is no known interaction between the two drugs but consult your doctor and inform if you are taking any of the medication.
Q. Is Dcg max safe?
Dcg max is a prescription drug and is safe to use if taken in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Are Dcg max and gabapentin the same?
Dcg max and gabapentin are two different medicines. However, they work in a similar way and both are used for conditions like neuropathic pain and epilepsy. Dcg max is also used for treating anxiety. Please consult your doctor before using any of the medicine.
Q. Is Dcg max a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)?
No, Dcg max is not a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). IIt is a medicine which decreases pain and seizures or fits by binding to specific calcium channels and increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger in the nerve cells and is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with methadone?
Methadone is opioid in nature and It may reduce the lower gastrointestinal tract function (e.g., intestinal obstruction, paralytic ileus, constipation) especially when given with Dcg max. So, when Dcg max and opioids are used together, measures to prevent constipation may be considered (especially in female patients and elderly).
Q. Is Dcg max a controlled substance?
No, Dcg max is not a controlled substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. How long can I take Dcg max for?
Dcg max is a prescription drug and it should only be taken for the duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with gabapentin?
Dcg max and gabapentin both act via similar mechanism and are used for treating similar conditions. They may also enhance each other's depressant action, so, taking both together is not recommended as you may feel more sleepy and need to take more precautions while driving or using machines. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with sertraline?
Dcg max may increase the depressant action of sertraline. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with naproxen?
Dcg max and naproxen are not known to have any clinically relevant interaction. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both them together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with tramadol?
The central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol may increase when it is taken with Dcg max and you can feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking both the medications together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with alprazolam?
Dcg max can be taken with alprazolam as no interactions have been clinically observed. However, as both the medicines have the tendency to cause sleepiness, so caution may be needed in case both the medicines are used together as it may affect your ability to drive or work on a machine. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with amitriptyline?
Dcg max is known to increase the depressant action of amitriptyline. Taking the two medicines together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking the medications together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with ibuprofen?
Dcg max is not known to have any interaction with ibuprofen and they can be taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these medications together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with diazepam?
Dcg max may enhance the depressant effects of diazepam when used together. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Dcg max with paracetamol?
Dcg max is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. They can be safely taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these drugs together as interactions may occur.
Q. Does Dcg max cause swelling?
Dcg max is known to produce edema (swelling) by fluid (water) retention. Kindly consult your doctor if you develop swelling while taking Dcg max.
Q. Does Dcg max cause drowsiness (somnolence)?
One of the common side effects of Dcg max use is drowsiness (somnolence). Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptom while taking Dcg max especially if you are taking any other medicine which can make you sleepy.
Q. Does Dcg max cause weight gain?
Weight gain can occur as a common side effect with Dcg max use. It can be a result of increased appetite (feeling hungry) and fluid (water) retention. Consult your doctor if there is any change in your weight during therapy.
Q. Does Dcg max cause hair loss?
Clinical studies have shown that Dcg max can cause hair loss (alopecia) in some patients. It has also been associated with hirsutism (excessive hair growth). Consult your doctor if you notice any difference in your hair growth while taking Dcg max.
Q. Does Dcg max make you tired?
Dcg max is known to cause tiredness (fatigue). Consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Dcg max.
Q. Does Dcg max cause water retention?
Dcg max has been associated with fluid (water) retention and edema (swelling). Consult your doctor if you notice swelling of your body while taking Dcg max therapy.
Q. Does Dcg max make you hungry?
Dcg max is known to increase appetite (make you feel hungry). Consult your doctor if there is a significant change in your appetite while taking Dcg max.
Q. Does Dcg max cause diarrhea?
Dcg max use can cause diarrhea as a side effect. Consult your doctor if you have diarrhea while taking Dcg max.
Q. Does Dcg max help with sleep?
Dcg max is not indicated for the treatment of any sleep problems. Rather, Dcg max can cause somnolence (increased desire to sleep). Consult your doctor for the treatment of any sleep related problems.
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