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Encorate 300 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Encorate Tablet

Encorate 300 Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine and mania.

Encorate Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Blurred vision
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Sleepiness
  • Hair loss
  • Weight gain
  • Liver function abnormal
  • Tremor
  • Double vision
  • Coordination impaired
  • Weakness
  • Stomach pain
  • Increased appetite

How to use Encorate Tablet

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. Encorate 300 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Encorate Tablet works

Encorate 300 Tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Encorate Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Encorate 300 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Encorate 300 Tablet 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
Encorate 300 Tablet 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.
Driving
Encorate 300 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Encorate 300 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Encorate 300 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Encorate 300 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Encorate 300 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Encorate 300 Tablet is not recommended in patients with the severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Encorate Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Encorate 300 Tablet, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Encorate 300 Tablet helps in the treatment and prevention of seizures.
  • Take it at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Encorate 300 Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Monitor your weight during treatment with this medicine as it can cause weight gain.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or suicidal thoughts or behavior.
  • Do not take Encorate 300 Tablet if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may increase the seizure frequency.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Encorate with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Quitsun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Suclosz
SERIOUS
Brand(s): R Zep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Loxaris
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Altipenem, Merofit, Merolan
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Encorate

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Sir I m suffering from migraine since my childhood. It pains like someone is hammering from inside of my head.
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
what all drugs hav u tried . options - topamac, inderal, encorate, tryptomerpls visit neurologist for treatment
I want to solution for seviour migraine
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
dpends on the medicines tried beforeoptions - topamac, encorate, inderal, tryptomer. see neurologist for dosing n advice
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90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
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