Lacosam 50mg Tablet

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lacosam 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Seizures
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₹6.37/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lacosam Tablet

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Uses of Lacosam Tablet

Lacosam 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures.
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Side effects of Lacosam Tablet

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dizziness, Double vision.

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How to use Lacosam 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 Lacosam 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Lacosam Tablet works

Lacosam 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 Lacosam Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Lacosam 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lacosam 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
CAUTION
Lacosam 50mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Lacosam 50mg Tablet may cause dizziness or blurred vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Lacosam 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lacosam 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lacosam 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lacosam 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Lacosam 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection, Etivin 0.50mg Tablet, Solzam 10mg Tablet MD

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Lacosamide, 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 Lacosam 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Lacosamide

Lacosam is not a controlled substance or narcotic. It is the drug used in treatment of epilepsy or convulsions
Lacosam is absorbed from stomach and intestine when taken orally
Lacosam 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)
Lacosam is an anticonvulsant drug. It stabilizes the hyper-excited nerve fibers, thereby slowing abnormal nerve impulses in brain
Lacosam 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.
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