Divacid 500mg Tablet ER

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Mova Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd

Composition for Divacid 500mg Tablet ER

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Alcohol
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₹6.59/Tablet ER
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Medicine Overview of Divacid Tablet ER

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Uses of Divacid Tablet ER

Divacid 500mg Tablet ER is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine headaches and mania.
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Side effects of Divacid Tablet ER

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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 Divacid Tablet ER

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 Divacid 500mg Tablet ER with food.

How Divacid Tablet ER works

Divacid 500mg tablet er 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 Divacid Tablet ER

Expert advice for Divacid Tablet ER

  • Divacid should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Divacid 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 Divacid, 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Divacid 500mg Tablet ER
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man 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.
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Driving
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER is probably safe to use in patients
with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Divacid 500mg Tablet ER may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Divacid 500mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Divacid 500mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Etivin 0.50mg Tablet, Solzam 10mg Tablet MD

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Divalproex, 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 Divacid 500mg Tablet ER

Frequently asked questions for Divalproex

Divacid is an anticonvulsant drug and not antipsychotic
Yes, Depakote is a trade name of product containing the drug Divacid sodium
Divacid is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by doctor
No, it is not a controlled substance
Q. Is divalproex the same as valproic acid?
No, divalproex contains a compound of sodium valproate and valproic acid
No, it is not a benzodiazepine
No, it is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with divalproex?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of divalproex. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
No, it does not contain MAOI
Divacid may cause these side effects. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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