Lacoxa 100mg Tablet

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Abbott India Ltd

Composition for Lacoxa 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Seizures
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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₹9.45/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lacoxa Tablet

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Uses of Lacoxa Tablet

Lacoxa 100mg Tablet is used in seizures.
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Side effects of Lacoxa Tablet

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dizziness, Double vision.

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How to use Lacoxa 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 Lacoxa 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Lacoxa Tablet works

Lacoxa 100mg 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 Lacoxa Tablet

Expert advice for Lacoxa Tablet

  • Seek immediate medical attention if you get the thought of harming or killing yourself.
  • Consult your doctor if you have mental disorders, heart problems, if you are pregnant, or breast-feeding.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as lacosamide may cause dizziness and unsteady movements (ataxia).
  • Do not take alcohol with lacosamide as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lacoxa 100mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lacoxa 100mg 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
Lacoxa 100mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Lacoxa 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Should not drive or operate machinery unless until they have become accustomed to any such effects associated with lacosamide.
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Kidney
SAFE
Lacoxa 100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lacoxa 100mg Tablet is recommended.

Caution to be advised in patients with severe impaired renal function.
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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 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 Lacoxa 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Lacosamide

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