Recobal 150mg Capsule

icon
Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for Recobal 150mg Capsule

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Neuropathic pain, Seizures, Anxiety disorder
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
134.13
₹13.41/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Recobal Capsule

uses

Uses of Recobal Capsule

Recobal 150mg Capsule is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, seizures and anxiety disorder.
uses

Side effects of Recobal Capsule

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Uncoordinated body movement, Fatigue.

uses

How to use Recobal Capsule

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 Recobal 150mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Recobal Capsule works

Recobal 150mg capsule is an antiepileptic medication. It decreases pain and seizures by modulating calcium channel activity of the nerve cells.

In Depth Information on Recobal Capsule

Expert advice for Recobal Capsule

  • Recobal should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Recobal 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 Recobal, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience any eye sight change while taking Recobal.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Notify your doctor if you have rapid swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat that may affect breathing.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Recobal 150mg Capsule
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Recobal 150mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Recobal 150mg Capsule 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
Recobal 150mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Recobal 150mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
CAUTION
Recobal 150mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Recobal 150mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
Recobal 150mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Recobal 150mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Pregabalin, 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 Recobal 150mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Pregabalin

No. Recobal a not a metabolite of gabapentin. There is a structural similarity between the two drugs and they are GABA analogue.
Yes, use of Recobal can cause sedation or sleepiness.
No. Recobal is not a beta blocker. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Recobal is not a mood stabiliser. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Recobal is not a muscle relaxant. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Recobal is not a benzodiazepine. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Recobal is not a pain killer. Recobal is used in the treatment of neuropathic pain, epilepsy and anxiety disorder.
No. Recobal is not a steriod. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
No. Recobal is not a narcotic drug. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine. Recobal is a medicine which is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Is it safe to take Recobal with duloxetine?
If Recobal and duloxetine taken together, there is an increased risk of side effects like dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty in concentrating and motor co-ordination. Consult with your doctor if you have already taken one of the medications.
Q. What is the interaction of Recobal with anticoagulants?
There is no known interaction between the two drugs but consult your doctor and inform if you are taking any of the medication.
Q. Is Recobal safe?
Recobal is a prescription drug and is safe to use if taken in the dose, frequency, and duration as per the doctor's advice.
Q. Are Recobal and gabapentin the same?
Recobal and gabapentin are two different medicines. However, they work in a similar way and both are used for conditions like neuropathic pain and epilepsy. Recobal is also used for treating anxiety. Please consult your doctor before using any of the medicine.
Q. Is Recobal a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)?
No, Recobal is not a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). IIt is a medicine which decreases pain and seizures or fits by binding to specific calcium channels and increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger in the nerve cells and is used for conditions like neuropathic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and fibromyalgia.
Q. Can I take Recobal with methadone?
Methadone is opioid in nature and It may reduce the lower gastrointestinal tract function (e.g., intestinal obstruction, paralytic ileus, constipation) especially when given with Recobal. So, when Recobal and opioids are used together, measures to prevent constipation may be considered (especially in female patients and elderly).
Q. Is Recobal a controlled substance?
No, Recobal is not a controlled substance. However, it is a prescription drug which should only be taken as per the doctor's advice.
Q. How long can I take Recobal for?
Recobal is a prescription drug and it should only be taken for the duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Recobal with gabapentin?
Recobal and gabapentin both act via similar mechanism and are used for treating similar conditions. They may also enhance each other's depressant action, so, taking both together is not recommended as you may feel more sleepy and need to take more precautions while driving or using machines. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with sertraline?
Recobal may increase the depressant action of sertraline. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with naproxen?
Recobal and naproxen are not known to have any clinically relevant interaction. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both them together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with tramadol?
The central nervous system depressant effect of tramadol may increase when it is taken with Recobal and you can feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking both the medications together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with alprazolam?
Recobal can be taken with alprazolam as no interactions have been clinically observed. However, as both the medicines have the tendency to cause sleepiness, so caution may be needed in case both the medicines are used together as it may affect your ability to drive or work on a machine. Please consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with amitriptyline?
Recobal is known to increase the depressant action of amitriptyline. Taking the two medicines together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking the medications together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with ibuprofen?
Recobal is not known to have any interaction with ibuprofen and they can be taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these medications together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with diazepam?
Recobal may enhance the depressant effects of diazepam when used together. Taking them together can make you feel more sleepy, so, you should be careful while driving or if you are working with a machine. Consult your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Recobal with paracetamol?
Recobal is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. They can be safely taken together. However, consult your doctor before taking these drugs together as interactions may occur.
Q. Does Recobal cause swelling?
Recobal is known to produce edema (swelling) by fluid (water) retention. Kindly consult your doctor if you develop swelling while taking Recobal.
Q. Does Recobal cause drowsiness (somnolence)?
One of the common side effects of Recobal use is drowsiness (somnolence). Consult your doctor if you experience any such symptom while taking Recobal especially if you are taking any other medicine which can make you sleepy.
Q. Does Recobal cause weight gain?
Weight gain can occur as a common side effect with Recobal use. It can be a result of increased appetite (feeling hungry) and fluid (water) retention. Consult your doctor if there is any change in your weight during therapy.
Q. Does Recobal cause hair loss?
Clinical studies have shown that Recobal can cause hair loss (alopecia) in some patients. It has also been associated with hirsutism (excessive hair growth). Consult your doctor if you notice any difference in your hair growth while taking Recobal.
Q. Does Recobal make you tired?
Recobal is known to cause tiredness (fatigue). Consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Recobal.
Q. Does Recobal cause water retention?
Recobal has been associated with fluid (water) retention and edema (swelling). Consult your doctor if you notice swelling of your body while taking Recobal therapy.
Q. Does Recobal make you hungry?
Recobal is known to increase appetite (make you feel hungry). Consult your doctor if there is a significant change in your appetite while taking Recobal.
Q. Does Recobal cause diarrhea?
Recobal use can cause diarrhea as a side effect. Consult your doctor if you have diarrhea while taking Recobal.
Q. Does Recobal help with sleep?
Recobal is not indicated for the treatment of any sleep problems. Rather, Recobal can cause somnolence (increased desire to sleep). Consult your doctor for the treatment of any sleep related problems.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Recobal 150mg Capsule

Substitutes for Recobal Capsule

Pregeb 150mg Capsule
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹20.8/Capsule
55% costlier
Pregeb OD 150mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹20.8/Tablet
55% costlier
Pregalin 150mg Capsule
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹20.88/Capsule
56% costlier
Pregabid OD 150mg Tablet
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹21.6/Tablet
61% costlier
Maxgalin 150mg Capsule
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹21.9/Capsule
63% costlier
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
Dr. Atul Prasad
MBBS, MD, DM
4.5
doctor
Dr. P. K. Sethi
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.4
cross img