Epimate 100mg Tablet

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Composition for Epimate 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Epimate Tablet

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Uses of Epimate Tablet

Epimate 100mg Tablet is used to prevent seizures and migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Epimate Tablet

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Dizziness, Sleepiness, Nausea, Altered taste, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Weight loss, Memory impairment.

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How to use Epimate 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Epimate 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Epimate Tablet works

Epimate 100mg 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 Epimate Tablet

Expert advice for Epimate Tablet

  • Epimate should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Epimate without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • Keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids throughout the day while taking Epimate. This can reduce the risk of kidney stones.
  • Proper hydration prior to and during activities such as exercise or exposure to warm temperature may reduce the risk of side effects such as decreased sweating and rise in body temperature.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Epimate, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat glaucoma.
  • 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 Epimate 100mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Epimate 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Epimate 100mg 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
Epimate 100mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Epimate 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Epimate 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Epimate 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Epimate 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Epimate 100mg Tablet 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 Topiramate, 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 Epimate 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Topiramate

No. Epimate is not a narcotic, benzodiazepine, MAOI, or a blood-thinning drug
No. Epimate is not indicated for weight loss. It is indicated for the treatment of seizures and migraine headaches. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Epimate is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Epimate is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take topiramate with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Nyquil, Advil, Wellbutrin, methadone, phenteramine, Percocet, Adderall, Zoloft,Vicodin or garcinia?
Topiramate can be taken with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Advil (ibuprofen), or garcinia only if prescribed by your doctor. Topiramate should not be taken with Nyquil, methadone, Percocet (oxycodone), Phenteramine, Zoloft (sertraline), and Vicodin (hydrocodone)
Yes. Epimate may cause acne, tiredness, weight loss, itching, low blood pressure, or insomnia. It does not cause weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Yes. Epimate may affect the action of oral contraceptive pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a secondary birth control measure while taking Epimate.
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