Evotam 500 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Evotam Tablet

Evotam 500 mg Tablet is used in treatment of epilepsy/seizures.

Evotam Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Irritability

How to use Evotam 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. Evotam 500 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Evotam Tablet works

Evotam 500 mg Tablet is antiepileptic medication. It works by attaching to specific sites (SV2A) on the surfaces of nerve cells. This suppresses the abnormal activity of the nerve cells in the brain and prevents the spread of electrical signals that cause seizures.

Evotam Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Evotam 500 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Evotam 500 mg 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.
Lactation
Evotam 500 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Monitor the baby for sleepiness and adequate weight gain
Driving
Evotam 500 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Evotam 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Evotam 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Evotam 500 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Evotam 500 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
However, a lower dose may be advised in patients with severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Evotam 500 mg Tablet to reduce the frequency of seizures.
  • Evotam 500 mg Tablet should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Evotam 500 mg Tablet without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Evotam 500 mg Tablet as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Evotam?

Evotam can interact with several medicines.Taking other medicines along with Evotam can either make Evotam less effective or increase its side effect. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.

Q. Will the use of Evotam affect my fertility?

Evotam is not know to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues while taking this medicine.

Q. Can Evotam cause anxiety?

Yes, Evotam can cause anxiety. Please consult your doctor if you are experiencing frequent anxiety attacks while using Evotam.

Q. Can the use of Evotam cause sleepiness?

Yes, Evotam can make you feel sleepy. At the beginning of your treatment: do not drive, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities, until you know how this medicine affects you.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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