Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg

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Composition for Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg

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Medicine Overview of Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg

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Uses of Sodium Valproate

Sodium Valproate is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine headaches and mania.
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Side effects of Sodium Valproate

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Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Hair loss, Weight gain, Liver function abnormal, Tremor.

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How to use Sodium Valproate

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 Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg with food.

How Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg works

Sodium valproate is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
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Uses of Valproic Acid

Valproic Acid is used for seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and epilepsy.
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Side effects of Valproic Acid

Common

Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Hair loss, Liver function abnormal, Weight gain, Tremor.

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How to use Valproic Acid

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 Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg with food.

How Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg works

Valproic acid is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg

Expert advice for Sodium Valproate

  • Sodium Valproate should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Sodium Valproate without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • Can cause upset stomach, hair loss, weight gain, sleepiness, and tremor.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Sodium Valproate, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Valproic Acid

  • Valproic Acid should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Valproic Acid without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • Can cause upset stomach, hair loss, weight gain, sleepiness, and tremor.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Valproic Acid, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg 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.

Monitor the baby for unusual bruising or bleeding, jaundice and other signs of liver damage.
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Driving
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg may make you feel dizzy, slee
py, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Dilex Chrono Tablet 200mg/87mg is not recommended in patients with the severe liver disease.
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