Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR

icon
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Seizures
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
112
₹11.2/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Oleptal OD Tablet SR

uses

Uses of Oleptal OD Tablet SR

Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of seizures.
uses

Side effects of Oleptal OD Tablet SR

Common

Sleepiness, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Double vision, Fatigue, Dizziness.

uses

How to use Oleptal OD 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. Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Oleptal OD Tablet SR works

Oleptal od 300mg 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 Oleptal OD Tablet SR

Warnings
Special precautions for Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oleptal OD 300mg 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.
...
+more
Lactation
Oleptal OD 300mg 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.

Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.
...
+more
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR may make you feel sleepy or dizzy, or may cause blurred vision, lack of muscle coordination, especially when starting treatment or increasing the dose. This may affect your driving ability.
...
+more
Kidney
Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in pa
tients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Liver
Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Dose adjustment is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet, Zee 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Oxcarbazepine, 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.
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Oxcarbazepine

Oleptal od is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Oleptal od is not addictive, hence not a narcotic or a controlled substance. However, it is available only in quantity prescribed by your doctor. It is not an opiate, but a drug that is used to prevent the occurrence of fits
Xanax (alprazolam) is used to treat anxiety and panic disorders, whereas Oleptal od is used to prevent the occurrence of fits
Q. Can I take oxcarbazepine with Lamictal (lamotrigine) or Aleve (naproxen) or Tylenol (paracetamol) or Advil (ibuprofen) or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Xanax (alprazolam) or tramadol?
Oxcarbazepine can increase the sedative effects of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Xanax (alprazolam) or tramadol. Also, tramadol has a propensity to induce fits, which can compromise the effect of oxcarbazepine. Oxcarbazepine and anti-epileptic lamotrigine when used together can increase the risk of side-effects like nausea, somnolence, dizziness and headache. There are no known interactions between oxcarbazepine and Advil (ibuprofen), Aleve (naproxen) or Tylenol (paracetamol). Always inform your doctor if any of these drugs are required to be taken concomitantly by you
No, Oleptal od does not alter perception, feelings or emotion, and does not get you high
Oleptal od is not known to cause weight changes
Yes, acne and hair loss are common side effects of Oleptal od
Oleptal od can cause unusual tiredness and weakness
Oleptal od does not heal depressed mood
Q. Is oxcarbazepine better than carbamazepine?
Oxcarbazepine is chemically related to carbamazepine. Both are used to treat the same type of seizures. Oxcarbazepine is required in higher doses than carbamazepine. However, there is a lesser risk of liver toxicity and interactions with other concomitant drugs with oxcarbazepine than carbamazepine
Oleptal od is neither a benzodiazepine nor a mono-amine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It is an anti-epileptic, i.e. it is used to treat fits.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR

Survey Participants: 7
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Oleptal OD 300mg Tablet SR: DDR, LHA, IAD, PEN, DMP, ATP, SWA, MMS, BTM, ATL, DPP, HRV, SDM, PLT, RJH, GPT, ENP, NWP, RSA, JIV, ZVP, BLP, GNC, SSA, DYG, MPC, JMJ, NVL, MOM, HBV, JVN, GTK, EMB, OWP, RUS, RKS, NNH, AVN, BDN, MAX, PTS, SBA, ADT, PPR, OHM, RSS, WSI, MSD, SAF, MAK, ARD, PSP, HGI, SAT, SJP, INC, HEX, KHH, AYU, SHM, HIP, STA, 9T9, SHP, NVY, DEL, NDP, FGH, XPS, AAY, USF, SBL, EQN, RHW, IPL, GTC, OIP, DFP, DLP, AAR, OLT, PNT, LCC, AGT, RPP, BSN, BIO

Substitutes for Oleptal OD Tablet SR

₹6.9/Tablet SR
save 38%
Xbaren 300mg Tablet SR
La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹9.6/Tablet SR
save 14%
₹9.85/Tablet ER
save 12%
Oxetol XR 300mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹10.2/Tablet XR
save 9%
Selzic -OD 300mg Tablet ER
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹10.7/Tablet ER
save 4%
Top Neurologists
Dr. Amitabh Varma
MBBS, MD, DM
4.5
Dr. P. K. Sethi
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.4
4.6
Dr. Ish Anand
MBBS, Diploma, MD, DM, Fellowship
4.8
Dr. Aparna Gupta
MBBS, MD, DNB
4.4
cross img