Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER

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Primarily used for

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₹10.0/Tablet ER
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Medicine Overview of Divalcad Tablet ER

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Uses of Divalcad Tablet ER

Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine headaches and mania.
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Side effects of Divalcad 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 Divalcad 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 Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER with food.

How Divalcad Tablet ER works

Divalcad 750mg 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 Divalcad Tablet ER

Expert advice for Divalcad Tablet ER

  • Divalcad should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Divalcad 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 Divalcad, 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 Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Divalcad 750mg 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
Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER is safe to use during lactation. H
uman 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
Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER is probably safe to use in patients
with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet, Zee 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet

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 Divalcad 750mg Tablet ER

Frequently asked questions for Divalproex

Divalcad is an anticonvulsant drug and not antipsychotic
Yes, Depakote is a trade name of product containing the drug Divalcad sodium
Divalcad 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
Divalcad may cause these side effects. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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