ESLIZEN 400MG TABLET

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for ESLIZEN 400MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹16.6/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for ESLIZEN TABLET

ZEFRETOL 400MG TABLET
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹17.5/tablet
5% costlier

Medicine Overview of ESLIZEN TABLET

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Uses of ESLIZEN TABLET

Eslizen 400mg tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy.
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Side effects of ESLIZEN TABLET

Common

Dizziness, Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Nausea, Headache, Vomiting, Double vision, Fatigue, Balance disorder (loss of balance), Diarrhoea, Difficulty in paying attention, Coordination impaired, Vertigo, Decreased appetite, Decreased sodium level in blood.

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How to use ESLIZEN 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 Eslizen 400mg tablet at a fixed time.

How ESLIZEN TABLET works

Eslizen 400mg tablet controls seizures or fits by suppressing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on ESLIZEN TABLET

Expert advice for ESLIZEN TABLET

  • Eslicarbazepine is not recommended for use in children <18 years of age.
  • Tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver problem, if you are taking any medicine which can cause an abnormality on the ECG called prolonged PR interval, if you suffer from a heart disease such as heart failure or heart attack, or have any heart rhythm disorder, if you suffer from fits that involve both sides of the brain or make you unconscious.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue, and/or if you suffer from confusion, worsening of seizures or decreased consciousness, or have suicidal thoughts.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery while on treatment with eslicarbazepine, as it may make you feel dizzy and/or drowsy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to eslicarbazepine or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if suffering from heart block (second or third degree atrioventricular block).
Warnings
Special precautions for ESLIZEN 400MG TABLET
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Eslizen 400mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Eslizen 400mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Patients may experience undesirable effects likedizziness a
nd blurred vision, at the start of treatment and should avoid driving vehicles or using machines.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
MEZOLAM 7.5MG INJECTION, MEDZOL 1MG INJECTION, ANZILUM 0.5MG TABLET, ANXIL 25MG TABLET

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