Medicine Overview of Monotop Tablet
Uses of Monotop Tablet
Monotop Tablet is used to prevent seizures and migraine headaches.
Side effects of Monotop Tablet
Dizziness, Sleepiness, Nausea, Altered taste, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Weight loss, Memory impairment.
How to use Monotop 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 Monotop Tablet at a fixed time.
How Monotop Tablet works
Monotop 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 Monotop Tablet
Expert advice for Monotop Tablet
- Monotop should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
- Do not stop using Monotop without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
- Keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids throughout the day while taking Monotop. This can reduce the risk of kidney stones.
- Proper hydration prior to and during activities such as exercise or exposure to warm temperature may reduce the risk of side effects such as decreased sweating and rise in body temperature.
- It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Monotop, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
- Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat glaucoma.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
Special precautions for Monotop Tablet
Monotop Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Monotop Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor....
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Monotop Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Li+more
mited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Monotop Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect you+more
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Monotop Tablet should be used with caution in patients with+more
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Monotop Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
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, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection
If you miss a dose of Topiramate, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Monotop NA Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Topiramate
No. Monotop is not a narcotic, benzodiazepine, MAOI, or a blood-thinning drug
No. Monotop is not indicated for weight loss. It is indicated for the treatment of seizures and migraine headaches. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Monotop is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Monotop is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take topiramate with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Nyquil, Advil, Wellbutrin, methadone, phenteramine, Percocet, Adderall, Zoloft,Vicodin or garcinia?
Topiramate can be taken with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Advil (ibuprofen), or garcinia only if prescribed by your doctor. Topiramate should not be taken with Nyquil, methadone, Percocet (oxycodone), Phenteramine, Zoloft (sertraline), and Vicodin (hydrocodone)
Q. Does Monotop cause acne, tiredness, weight gain, weight loss, itching, low blood pressure, or insomnia?
Yes. Monotop may cause acne, tiredness, weight loss, itching, low blood pressure, or insomnia. It does not cause weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Yes. Monotop may affect the action of oral contraceptive pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a secondary birth control measure while taking Monotop.
Substitutes for Monotop
No substitutes found for this medicine