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ICTROL 50MG TABLET

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Composition for ICTROL 50MG TABLET

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Primary uses of ICTROL 50MG TABLET

Seizures
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Medicine Overview of Ictrol Tablet

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Uses of Ictrol Tablet

ICTROL 50MG TABLET is used in the treatment of seizures.
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Ictrol Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dizziness, Double vision.

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How to use Ictrol 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. ICTROL 50MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ictrol Tablet works

ICTROL 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 Ictrol Tablet

Ictrol Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Ictrol Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
ICTROL 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
ICTROL 50MG TABLET is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
ICTROL 50MG TABLET may cause dizziness or blurred vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
ICTROL 50MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of ICTROL 50MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
ICTROL 50MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of ICTROL 50MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of ICTROL 50MG TABLET is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Ictrol Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of ICTROL 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ictrol Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lacosamide

Ictrol is not a controlled substance or narcotic. It is the drug used in treatment of epilepsy or convulsions
Ictrol is absorbed from stomach and intestine when taken orally
Ictrol belongs to the class of medication called anticonvulsants
Q. What is it used for?
Lacosamide is used as monotherapy or in combination with other antiepileptic medications to treat partial-onset seizure (fits due to involvement of only one side of brain)
Ictrol is an anticonvulsant drug. It stabilizes the hyper-excited nerve fibers, thereby slowing abnormal nerve impulses in brain
Ictrol is effective in treatment of partial-onset seizure (fits due to involvement of only one side of brain). But effect may vary depending on the individuals taking the medicine. Please follow the doctor's advice regarding the use of this medicine.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Ictrol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Ictrol with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Ictrol with Tofisopam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tofisopam: Nextril, Toficalm
Ictrol with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap
Ictrol with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Ictrol with Flurazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral, Fluraz, Zomnia

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