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Piplar Drop

Lark Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Piplar 6mg Drop

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Primary uses of Piplar Drop

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Medicine Overview of Piplar Drop


Uses of Piplar Drop

Piplar Drop is used in epilepsy.

Piplar Drop side effects


Drowsiness, Skin rash, Nausea, Vomiting, Vertigo, Diarrhoea.


How to use Piplar Drop

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. Piplar Drop may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Piplar Drop works

Piplar Drop controls seizures or fits by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Piplar Drop

Expert advice for Piplar Drop

  • Do not take phenobarbitone if you are allergic to phenobarbitone or any of the other ingredient of the tablet.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: liver or kidney disease; temporary or chronic pain; mental depression or illness; disorders of pituitary gland or adrenal gland (e.g. pheochromocytoma); breathing problems; or porphyria (disturbance of metabolism that can be seen as disorders of the skin or other organs).
  • Do not take phenobarbitone if you have an addiction to alcohol or drug abuse.
  • Avoid taking phenobarbitone if you are pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to become pregnant.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery immediately after taking phenobarbitone as it may cause drowsiness.
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Piplar Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Piplar Drop
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Piplar Drop is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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.
Piplar Drop is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.
Piplar Drop may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Piplar Drop should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Piplar Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Piplar Drop is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Piplar Drop should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Piplar Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Piplar Drop is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Piplar Drop

Frequently asked questions about Phenobarbitone

Piplar is used to control seizures in epilepsy patients and is also used to relieve anxiety. It may also be used as a sedative for patients about to undergo surgery; to treat people who are suffering from withdrawal symptoms from addiction to other seizure medication or who are going to stop medication
Piplar sodium is one of the salt forms of Piplar and is used for the same indications
Piplar belongs to barbiturates. It acts by slowing down the activity of the brai
Q. Is it an enzyme inducer?
It is an enzyme inducer
Piplar is a controlled drug
Piplar is available as tablet and syrup form for use.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Piplar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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