T-Val CR-200 Tablet

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

T-Val CR-200 Tablet is a combination of two medicines used to treat epilepsy, a neurological disorder in which there are recurrent episodes of seizures or fits. It controls the abnormal activity of the brain, relaxes the nerves and hence, prevents seizures or fits.

T-Val CR-200 Tablet should be taken with food. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you. This may increase gradually until your condition is stable. This medicine may take several weeks to work but it is important to take it regularly to get the benefit. Do not stop taking it, even if you feel fine unless your doctor advises you to. You may have more seizures, or your bipolar disorder may get worse.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, swelling of gums, headache, sleepiness, tremor, hair loss and liver injury. Most side effects wear off, but if they bother you or do not go away, tell your doctor. There may be ways of preventing or reducing these effects.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver problems, meningitis or depression or suicidal thoughts. Also let your doctor know about all other medications you are using as some may affect, or be affected by, this medicine, including contraceptive pills. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, T-Val CR-200 Tablet can be taken if it is clearly needed but the dose may be adjusted. You should avoid driving or riding a bicycle if this medicine makes you drowsy or dizzy. You may need frequent blood tests to check how you are responding to this medicine.

You should avoid alcohol while taking T-Val CR-200 Tablet, as it may worsen certain side effects. This medicine can also lead to weight gain, eat a healthy balanced diet, avoid snacking with high-calorie food, and exercise regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or suicidal thoughts or behavior.

Uses of T-Val Tablet CR


Side effects of T-Val Tablet CR

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of T-Val

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Weight gain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Gum swelling
  • Headache
  • Sleepiness
  • Tremor
  • Hair loss
  • Liver injury

How to use T-Val Tablet CR

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. T-Val CR-200 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How T-Val Tablet CR works

T-Val CR-200 Tablet is a combination of two antiepileptic medicines: Sodium Valproate and Valproic Acid. They work together to control seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with T-Val CR-200 Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
T-Val CR-200 Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
T-Val CR-200 Tablet is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
T-Val CR-200 Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
T-Val CR-200 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of T-Val CR-200 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
T-Val CR-200 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of T-Val CR-200 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of T-Val CR-200 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed T-Val CR-200 Tablet for treatment and prevention of seizures.
  • Take it at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how T-Val CR-200 Tablet affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking T-Val CR-200 Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Monitor your weight during the treatment as T-Val CR-200 Tablet can cause weight gain.
  • Your doctor may monitor T-Val CR-200 Tablet level, blood counts and liver function regularly throughout your treatment.  Inform your doctor if you develop fever, stomach pain, nausea or yellowing of your eyes or skin.
  • Do not take T-Val CR-200 Tablet if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may increase the seizure frequency.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
NEURO CNS

Patient Concerns

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Kidney problem creating 11.3 val
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurology
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I am taking zeptol CR 400 in morning and night. I have been taking this tablet for 10 years. I am newly married, 6 months old and we are planning for baby now. Is zeptol cr 400 a birth control tablet. Earlier i took epilex chrono 300 and gardenal 60mg. Now i had stopped both tables as doctor advised and taking zeptol Cr 400 alone. Please advice me whether Zeptol is a safe tablet while planning for pregnancy and want to know is it like a birth control tablet. Please help
Dr. Suman Rao
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
its not a birth control pill.it is usually prescribed for epilepsy. you can continue taking it if required.
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of T-Val CR-200 Tablet cause sleepiness or drowsiness?

Yes, T-Val CR-200 Tablet may make you feel drowsy or sleepy. Avoid driving, operating machinery, working at heights or participating in potentially dangerous activities. Inform your doctor if you experience such an episode while taking this medicine.

Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking T-Val CR-200 Tablet?

No, avoid drinking alcohol while taking T-Val CR-200 Tablet. Drinking alcohol will increase the side effects caused by T-Val CR-200 Tablet.

Q. Can T-Val CR-200 Tablet be stopped when epilepsy symptoms are relieved?

No, T-Val CR-200 Tablet should be continued as advised by the doctor. Stopping T-Val CR-200 Tablet suddenly may cause the symptoms to reappear that too with increased frequency. If any problems are experienced due to T-Val CR-200 Tablet, consult the doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of T-Val CR-200 Tablet be more effective?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If the recommended doses do not relieve your symptoms or there is an increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of T-Val CR-200 Tablet?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

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