Lacotide 10mg Injection

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lacotide 10mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Seizures
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₹9.75/Injection
20 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Lacotide Injection

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Uses of Lacotide Injection

Lacotide 10mg Injection is used in the treatment of seizures.
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Side effects of Lacotide Injection

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dizziness, Double vision.

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How to use Lacotide Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Lacotide Injection works

Lacotide 10mg injection 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 Lacotide Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Lacotide 10mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lacotide 10mg Injection 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
Lacotide 10mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lact
ation. 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.

Lacotide 10mg Injection may cause dizziness or blurred vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Lacotide 10mg Injection should be used with caution in patie
nts with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lacotide 10mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lacotide 10mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lacotide 10mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Lacotide 10mg Injection 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 Lacotide 10mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Lacosamide

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