Epilex 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Epilex 200mg Tablet

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30.76
₹3.08/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Epilex Tablet

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Uses of Epilex Tablet

Epilex 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine headaches and mania.
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Side effects of Epilex Tablet

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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 Epilex 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. It is better to take Epilex 200mg Tablet with food.

How Epilex Tablet works

Epilex 200mg tablet 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 Epilex Tablet

Expert advice for Epilex Tablet

  • Epilex should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Epilex 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 Epilex, 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 Epilex 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Epilex 200mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Epilex 200mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Epilex 200mg 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.
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Driving
Epilex 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Epilex 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Epilex 200mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Epilex 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Epilex 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Epilex 200mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with the severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Siquil 10mg/1ml Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Sodium Valproate, 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

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