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. Ictalam 50mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Ictalam 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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.
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. Monitor the baby for rash, sleepiness or poor sucking. Also, get the platelet count and liver function test done periodically.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well. Ictalam 50mg Tablet can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Ictalam 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ictalam 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Ictalam 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ictalam 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Ictalam 50mg Tablet, 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.