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Fosphen 150mg Injection

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Composition for Fosphen 150mg Injection

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Primary uses of Fosphen 150mg Injection

Seizures
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
MRP
47
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Fosphen Injection

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Uses of Fosphen Injection

Fosphen 150mg Injection is used in the treatment of seizures.
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Fosphen Injection side effects

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Dryness in mouth, Dizziness, Blurred vision, Itching, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement), Tremor, Decreased blood pressure, Euphoria (feeling of intense excitement and happiness), Uncoordinated body movement, Altered taste, Ringing in ear, Slurred speech.

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How to use Fosphen Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Fosphen Injection works

Fosphen 150mg Injection 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 Fosphen Injection

Expert advice for Fosphen Injection

  • Fosphen should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Fosphen 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 Fosphen, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • It may increase blood sugar levels.Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat diabetes.
  • Do not start any medicine including herbal or ayurvedic without telling your doctor. As it may significantly change the Fosphen levels.
  • 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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Fosphen Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Fosphen Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fosphen 150mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fosphen 150mg Injection 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Fosphen 150mg Injection 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.
Driving
Fosphen 150mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Fosphen 150mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Fosphen 150mg Injection is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Fosphen 150mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fosphen 150mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Fosphen Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Fosphen 150mg Injection, 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 about Fosphen Injection

Frequently asked questions about Fosphenytoin

Q. Is fosphenytoin a vesicant?
Yes, fosphenytoin is a vesicant
Q. Why is fosphenytoin better than Dilantin?
Dilantin is a brand name of phenytoin. Fosphenytoin does not have side effects which are commonly associated with the use of phenytoin (when injected intravenously or intramuscularly) such as injection site irritation and sudden changes in the heart rate (arrhythmia), hence fosphenytoin is better than Dilantin.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Fosphen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Fosphen with Aprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aprepitant: Aprecap, Aprelief, Apriset
Fosphen with Nimodipine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Fosphen with Fosaprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosaprepitant: Fosaran, Fosaport
Fosphen with Terizidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terizidone: Tericox
Fosphen with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Fosphen with Lacidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacidipine: Sinopil
Fosphen with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf
Fosphen with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval, Disoval, Alporate, Valcot, Convulex, Novalept Chrono
Fosphen with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Fosphen with Tiapride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Fosphen with Pefloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pefloxacin: Pelox, Perti, Plx, Proact D, Pebid, Qucin, Pif, Pefbid
Fosphen with Pazufloxazin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pazufloxazin: Pazubid
Fosphen with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane
Fosphen with Gemifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemifloxacin: Geminex, Gemexin, Gemif, Gemsharp, Gemibid, G Cin A, G Floren, Quinhext, Graptor, Floxigem, Zemi, Biogem, Gembio, Intigem
Fosphen with Oxytetracycline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxytetracycline: T M SF, T M, Oxytetracycline AF, Oxyteracin, Oxy Dihydrate LA, Ecomycin
Fosphen with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Fosphen with Balofloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Balofloxacin: B Cin, Bazostar, Balotero, Balo X, Balokem, Baloflox, Baloforce, Balista, Bazucin
Fosphen with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Fosphen with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Fosphen with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Fosphen with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Fosphen with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide
Fosphen with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Fosphen with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession
Fosphen with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum
Fosphen with Caspofungin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Caspofungin: Capsain, Candidal, Cancigin, Hospicasp, Caspogin, Casponex, Setrol, Wofungin, Caspercid, Cancidas, Casfung
Fosphen with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram
Fosphen with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Prozen
Fosphen with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
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