Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR

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₹1.97/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fobigone Tablet SR

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Uses of Fobigone Tablet SR

Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and mania.
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Side effects of Fobigone Tablet SR

Common

Skin rash, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Fatigue, Coordination impaired, Decreased white blood cell count.

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How to use Fobigone Tablet SR

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 Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Fobigone Tablet SR works

Fobigone 400mg tablet sr 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 Fobigone Tablet SR

Warnings
Special precautions for Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR 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
Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR is safe to use during lactation. H
uman 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR can make you feel dizzy or drowsy especially at the start of treatment. If you are affected in this way, or if your eyesight is affected, you should not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in pati
ents with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nixitral 100mg Capsule, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Carbamazepine, 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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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fobigone 400mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Carbamazepine

Fobigone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No. Fobigone is not a controlled drug or an opiate
Yes. It is an enzyme inducer. Please check with your doctor if you are taking other medications, which may get altered when taken together
Fobigone is an antidepressant. It is not an MAOI or benzodiazepine
Q. Can I take paracetamol/ Tylenol/ tramadol/ ibuprofen/ Advil/ amoxicillin/ codeine/ Nyquil/naproxen/ oral contraceptives with carbamazepine?
All the above mentioned drugs may interact with carbamazepine. Please consult with your doctor before taking this medication. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Fobigone causing the above mentioned side effects are commonly or rarely observed. It is not known to cause gingival hyperplasia and high blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
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