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Neolet 500mg Tablet

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Composition for Neolet 500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Neolet 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Neolet Tablet

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Uses of Neolet Tablet

Neolet 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of epilepsy.
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Neolet Tablet side effects

Common

Fatigue, Headache, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Nasopharyngitis (inflammation of the throat and nasal passages).

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How to use Neolet 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. Neolet 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Neolet Tablet works

Neolet 500mg Tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It works in epilepsy by suppressing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Neolet Tablet

Expert advice for Neolet Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Neolet 500mg Tablet to reduce the frequency of seizures.
  • Neolet 500mg Tablet should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Neolet 500mg Tablet without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Neolet 500mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney disease. The dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Neolet Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Neolet Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Neolet 500mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Neolet 500mg 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
Neolet 500mg 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 sleepiness and adequate weight gain
Driving
Neolet 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Neolet 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Neolet 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Neolet 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Neolet 500mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
However, a lower dose may be advised in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Neolet Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Levetiracetam

Neolet belongs to a class of medication called antiepileptics (medicines used to treat seizures/epilepsy). It is mainly used for epilepsy form in which the seizure (fit) initially affect one side of the brain but can extend to larger areas on both sides of the brain. This can also be used as an add on drug in other types of seizures with other antiepileptic drugs.
Q. Does Neolet contain paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
No, Neolet does not contain paracetamol (acetaminophen).
No, Neolet is not an enzyme inducer. Some studies do report that Neolet has enzyme-inducing property to some extent. Please consult your doctor before taking Neolet with other medicines as it may decrease the efficacy of other medicines taken along with.
Q. Can I take ibuprofen or paracetamol with Neolet?
There are no known drug-drug interactions between Neolet and paracetamol/ ibuprofen. But doctor's advice should be followed about taking both the medications together.
No, Neolet does not get you high.
Hair loss has been reported as a rare side effect of Neolet. It is reversible if the medicine is stopped. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair fall while you are taking Neolet.
Anxiety is a commonly reported side effect of Neolet. Please consult your doctor if you experience anxiety which could be either new onset or there is worsening of anxiety while you are taking Neolet.
Weight gain has been reported as a side effect with Neolet but this is not a very common side effect. Please consult your doctor in case you experience weight gain while taking Neolet.
Memory impairment has been reported as an uncommon side effect with Neolet. Please consult your doctor if you experience this symptom while you are taking Neolet
Dizziness is one of the most frequently reported side effects of Neolet.
Constipation has been reported by a few patients taking Neolet but it is not a very common side effect.
High blood pressure has not been reported in patients taking Neolet. However, please consult your doctor if experience this problem.
No, Neolet is not a psychotropic medication. Neolet belongs to a group of medicines used for the management of seizures or epilepsy.
No, Neolet is not a steroid. Neolet belongs to a group of medicines used for the management of seizures or epilepsy.
No, Neolet is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAO-I). Neolet belongs to a group of medicines used for the management of seizures or epilepsy.
No, Neolet is not a benzodiazepine. Neolet belongs to a group of medicines used for the management of seizures or epilepsy.
Q. Can I take Neolet with ibuprofen?
No, interaction has been reported between Neolet and ibuprofen. However, this does not mean that the interactions do not occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Neolet with paracetamol?
Minor interaction can occur between Neolet and paracetamol as Neolet can induce the metabolism of paracetamol and there could be an increase in metabolites of paracetamol which are hepatotoxic (toxic to the liver). Please consult your physician before taking the two medicines together.

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