Ictalam 50mg Tablet

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ictalam 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
53.08
₹5.31/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ictalam Tablet

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Uses of Ictalam Tablet

Ictalam 50mg 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 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ictalam Tablet works

Ictalam 50mg 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 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Ictalam 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ictalam 50mg 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 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ictalam 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Ictalam 50mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

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

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ictalam 50mg 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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