Lamosyn 5mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Lamosyn 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Seizures, Mania
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
DISCONTINUED
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Medicine Overview of Lamosyn Tablet

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Uses of Lamosyn Tablet

Lamosyn 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures and mania.
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Side effects of Lamosyn Tablet

Common

Skin rash, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dryness in 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 Lamosyn 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. Lamosyn 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lamosyn Tablet works

Lamosyn 5mg 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 Lamosyn Tablet

Lamosyn Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Lamosyn Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Lamosyn 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lamosyn 5mg 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
Lamosyn 5mg 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Lamosyn 5mg Tablet can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Lamosyn 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lamosyn 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lamosyn 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lamosyn 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Zee 2mg Tablet, Clonotril 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet

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 about Lamosyn Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lamotrigine

Lamosyn is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Lamosyn is not narcotic, benzo. Lamosyn can be used to treat psychosis and depression
Lamosyn is not a benzodiazepine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Lamictal is the brand name of Lamosyn
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
Lamosyn can cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction and tremors.
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