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Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Lamikon Tablet

Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures and mania.

Lamikon Tablet side effects

Common
  • Skin rash
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Sleepiness
  • Joint pain
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Irritability
  • Weight loss
  • Agitation
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhea
  • Tremor

How to use Lamikon 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. Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lamikon Tablet works

Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Lamikon Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lamikon OD 100 mg 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
Lamikon OD 100 mg 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.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Lamikon Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Lamikon OD 100 mg 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet to lower the frequency of seizures and as long-term treatment for stabilizing mood.
  • It should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Lamikon OD 100 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • It may cause headaches. Drink plenty of water and take a suitable pain killer. Inform your doctor if it does not go away.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may increase the seizure frequency.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Lamikon with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
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Brand(s): Etizom
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Brand(s): Konit
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Brand(s): Equblam
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lamikon

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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Ikon Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd., Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India, Phone : +91-135-2645621
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