Home>Rapitoin>rapitoin 150mg injection

Rapitoin 150mg Injection

icon
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Rapitoin 150mg Injection

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Rapitoin 150mg Injection

Seizures
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Rapitoin Injection

uses

Uses of Rapitoin Injection

Rapitoin 150mg Injection is used in the treatment of seizures.
uses

Rapitoin Injection side effects

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Dryness in mouth, Dizziness, Blurred vision, Itching, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement), Tremor, Decreased blood pressure, Euphoria (feeling of intense excitement and happiness), Uncoordinated body movement, Altered taste, Ringing in ear, Slurred speech.

uses

How to use Rapitoin Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Rapitoin Injection works

Rapitoin 150mg Injection 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 Rapitoin Injection

Expert advice for Rapitoin Injection

  • Rapitoin should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Rapitoin 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 Rapitoin, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • It may increase blood sugar levels.Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat diabetes.
  • Do not start any medicine including herbal or ayurvedic without telling your doctor. As it may significantly change the Rapitoin levels.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
video imgplay img
Rapitoin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Rapitoin Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Rapitoin 150mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rapitoin 150mg Injection 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
SAFE
Rapitoin 150mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Rapitoin 150mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Rapitoin 150mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Rapitoin 150mg Injection is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Rapitoin 150mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rapitoin 150mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Rapitoin Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Rapitoin 150mg Injection, 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 about Rapitoin Injection

Frequently asked questions about Fosphenytoin

Q. Is fosphenytoin a vesicant?
Yes, fosphenytoin is a vesicant
Q. Why is fosphenytoin better than Dilantin?
Dilantin is a brand name of phenytoin. Fosphenytoin does not have side effects which are commonly associated with the use of phenytoin (when injected intravenously or intramuscularly) such as injection site irritation and sudden changes in the heart rate (arrhythmia), hence fosphenytoin is better than Dilantin.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Rapitoin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Rapitoin with Aprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aprepitant: Aprecap, Aprelief, Apriset
Rapitoin with Nimodipine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nimodipine: Nimpod, Nimocer, Vasotop, Nimodec
Rapitoin with Fosaprepitant
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fosaprepitant: Fosaran, Fosaport
Rapitoin with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Rapitoin with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum
Rapitoin with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession
Rapitoin with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Rapitoin with Lacidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacidipine: Sinopil
Rapitoin with Valproic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Valproic Acid: Epsoval, Disoval, Alporate, Valcot, Convulex, Novalept Chrono
Rapitoin with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Rapitoin with Oxytetracycline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxytetracycline: T M SF, T M, Oxytetracycline AF, Oxyteracin, Oxy Dihydrate LA, Ecomycin
Rapitoin with Tiapride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Rapitoin with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Rapitoin with Gemifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemifloxacin: Geminex, Gemexin, Gemif, Gemsharp, Gemibid, G Cin A, G Floren, Quinhext, Graptor, Floxigem, Zemi, Biogem, Gembio, Intigem
Rapitoin with Balofloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Balofloxacin: Bazostar, Balotero, Balo X, Balokem, Baloflox, Baloforce, Balista, Bazucin
Rapitoin with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
Rapitoin with Terizidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terizidone: Tericox
Rapitoin with Caspofungin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Caspofungin: Capsain, Candidal, Cancigin, Hospicasp, Caspogin, Casponex, Setrol, Wofungin, Caspercid, Cancidas
Rapitoin with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide
Rapitoin with Pefloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pefloxacin: Pelox, Perti, Plx, Proact D, Pebid, Qucin, Pif, Pefbid
Rapitoin with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Rapitoin with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Rapitoin with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Rapitoin with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Prozen
Rapitoin with Pazufloxazin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pazufloxazin: Pazubid
Rapitoin with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf
Rapitoin with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Rapitoin with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Rapitoin with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane
Rapitoin with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram
cross img