Piplar Drop

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Primary uses of Piplar Drop

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Medicine Overview of Piplar Drop

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Uses of Piplar Drop

Piplar Drop is used in epilepsy.
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Piplar Drop side effects

Common

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

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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
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
Lactation
CAUTION
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.
Driving
Piplar Drop may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
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.
Liver
CAUTION
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
Piplar with Aprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aprepitant: Aprecap, Aprelief, Apriset, Aprepit, Aprepep
Piplar with Fosaprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosaprepitant: Fosaran, Fosaport, Fosaprepit, Fosalon
Piplar with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace
Piplar with Nimodipine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec, Nimodip
Piplar with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Piplar with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin
Piplar with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Piplar with Telbivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep, Sebivo
Piplar with Camostat
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Camostat: Camopan
Piplar with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval, Disoval, Alporate, Valcot, Convulex, Novalept Chrono, Depakene, Ivalp, Diovat XR
Piplar with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm
Piplar with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Piplar with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Piplar with Morphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Morphine: Morphitroy, Morcontin, Morcon, Koxma Tag, Duramor
Medicines with composition Inactivated Hepatitis A Vaccine (Adsorbed): Avaxim, Havrix, HAVpur Junior
Piplar with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Piplar with Amineptine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amineptine: Survector
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Human Rabies Immunoglobulin: Berirab P, Kamrab
Piplar with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Piplar with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral, Kanazole, Lirotek, Denon, Triket, KZ, Exket, Ketoza, Ketostal
Piplar with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec, Benitowa, Benipack, Benibuz, Benina, Inzit, Benihyp, Benidin, Tln
Piplar with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Piplar with Oxytetracycline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxytetracycline: T M SF, T M, Oxytetracycline AF, Oxyteracin, Oxy Dihydrate LA, Ecomycin, Oxytetra, Terramycin
Medicines with composition Inactivated influenza vaccine: Vaxigrip, Agrippal S1, Influenza, Nasovac-S, VaxiFlu-S, Influgen, Fluarix, Influvac, Lupienza, Zuviflu, Cadiflu-S
Piplar with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt
Piplar with Tiapride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Piplar with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Piplar with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Piplar with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession, Smoquit, Zupion, Bupraset
Piplar with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
Medicines with composition Cholera Vaccine (Inactivated): Shanchol
Piplar with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure

Substitutes for Piplar

No substitutes found for this medicine
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