Oxcee 150mg Tablet

icon
Sigmund Promedica

Composition for Oxcee 150mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Seizures
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
icon
Pregnancy
40
₹4.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Substitutes for Oxcee Tablet

₹2.5/Tablet
save 38%
Oxeltra 150mg Tablet
Arinna Lifescience Pvt Ltd
₹4.7/Tablet
18% costlier
₹4.75/Tablet
19% costlier
Oxeltra OD 150mg Tablet
Arinna Lifescience Pvt Ltd
₹4.95/Tablet
24% costlier
Oxmazetol 150mg Tablet
Abbott India Ltd
₹5.0/Tablet
25% costlier

Medicine Overview of Oxcee Tablet

uses

Uses of Oxcee Tablet

Oxcee 150mg Tablet is used in seizures.
uses

Side effects of Oxcee Tablet

Common

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

uses

How to use Oxcee 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 Oxcee 150mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Oxcee Tablet works

Oxcee 150mg 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 Oxcee Tablet

Expert advice for Oxcee Tablet

  • Do not start or continue oxcarbazepine and consult your doctor if you are allergic to oxcarbazepine, or to any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • The blood levels of oxcarbazepine will have to be monitored regularly to adjust your dose. Please follow the advice of your doctor as to when to do these tests.
  • Inform your doctor immediately  yellowing of skin and the whites of the eye, increase in the number of fits, increase in heart rate or if you develop suicidal thoughts.
  • Immediately consult your doctor if  you notice any of the following symptoms  unusual tiredness, breathlessness on exertion, paleness, headache, chills, dizziness, frequent infections, mouth ulcers, bleeding from nose or any other part of the body or bruising more easily than normal, skin rashes.
  • Oxcarbazepine can make birth control pills less effective. Ask your doctor about using non hormonal birth control (condom, diaphragm with spermicide) to prevent pregnancy while taking oxcarbazepine.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery while on treatment with oxcarbazepine as it may make you feel sleepy or dizzy especially when starting treatment or increasing the dose.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Oxcee 150mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Oxcee 150mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oxcee 150mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Oxcee 150mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactat
ion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Oxcee 150mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
UNSAFE
Oxcee 150mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
...
+more
icon
Liver
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, Anxil 25mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oxcee 150mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Oxcarbazepine

Oxcee is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Oxcee 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 Oxcee 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, Oxcee does not alter perception, feelings or emotion, and does not get you high
Oxcee is not known to cause weight changes
Yes, acne and hair loss are common side effects of Oxcee
Oxcee can cause unusual tiredness and weakness
Oxcee 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
Oxcee 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

Top Neurologists
doctor
Dr. K. K. Jindal
MBBS, MD, DM
4.8
doctor
Dr. Amitabh Varma
MBBS, MD, DM
4.5
doctor
4.6
doctor
4.8
doctor
Dr. Rajul Agarwal
MBBS, MD, DM
4.8
cross img