Ictalam 100mg Tablet

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ictalam 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Seizures, Mania
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
110
₹11.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ictalam Tablet

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Uses of Ictalam Tablet

Ictalam 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures and mania.
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Side effects of Ictalam Tablet

Common

Skin rash, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dry mouth, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Joint pain, Dizziness, Back pain, Irritability, Weight loss, Agitation, Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Tremor.

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How to use Ictalam 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 Ictalam 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ictalam Tablet works

Ictalam 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 Ictalam Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Ictalam 100mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Ictalam 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ictalam 100mg 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
Ictalam 100mg 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 rash, sleepiness or poor sucking. Also, get the platelet count and liver function test done periodically.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Ictalam 100mg Tablet can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ictalam 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ictalam 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ictalam 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ictalam 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 Lamotrigine, 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 Ictalam 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Lamotrigine

Ictalam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Ictalam is not narcotic, benzo. Ictalam can be used to treat psychosis and depression
Ictalam is not a benzodiazepine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Lamictal is the brand name of Ictalam
Q. Can lamotrigine be taken with ibuprofen, tramadol, pseudoephedrine (Sudafed), paracetamol (Tylenol), alprazolam (Xanax), gabapentin, Nyquil, Benadryl or Mucinex?
Lamotrigine when taken with ibuprofen, benadryl, tramadol, pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, alprazolam, gabapentin, Nyquil or guaifenesin (Mucinex) can lead to increased side effect
Ictalam can cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction and tremors.
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