Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lamitor 200mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Seizures, Mania
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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₹35.9/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lamitor Tablet SR

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Uses of Lamitor Tablet SR

Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of seizures and mania.
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Side effects of Lamitor Tablet SR

Common

Skin rash, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dry mouth, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Joint pain, Dizziness, Back pain, Irritability, Weight loss, Agitation, Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Tremor.

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How to use Lamitor Tablet SR

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 Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Lamitor Tablet SR works

Lamitor od 200mg tablet sr 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 Lamitor Tablet SR

Warnings
Special precautions for Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR 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
Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in pa
tients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in pa
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lamitor OD 200mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Lamotrigine, 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 Lamitor 200mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Lamotrigine

Lamitor is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Lamitor is not narcotic, benzo. Lamitor can be used to treat psychosis and depression
Lamitor is not a benzodiazepine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Lamictal is the brand name of Lamitor
Q. Can lamotrigine be taken with ibuprofen, tramadol, pseudoephedrine (Sudafed), paracetamol (Tylenol), alprazolam (Xanax), gabapentin, Nyquil, Benadryl or Mucinex?
Lamotrigine when taken with ibuprofen, benadryl, tramadol, pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, alprazolam, gabapentin, Nyquil or guaifenesin (Mucinex) can lead to increased side effect
Lamitor can cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction and tremors.
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Substitutes for Lamitor Tablet SR

Lamictal XR 200mg Tablet
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