Tegrital Syrup

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Novartis India Ltd

Composition for Tegrital 100mg/5ml Syrup

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
19.27
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Tegrital Syrup

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Uses of Tegrital Syrup

Tegrital Syrup is used in the treatment of seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and mania.
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Side effects of Tegrital Syrup

Common

Skin rash, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Fatigue, Coordination impaired, Decreased white blood cell count.

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How to use Tegrital Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Tegrital Syrup at a fixed time.

How Tegrital Syrup works

Tegrital syrup 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 Tegrital Syrup

Warnings
Special precautions for Tegrital Syrup
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Tegrital Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tegrital Syrup 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Tegrital Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studi
es 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Tegrital Syrup can make you feel dizzy or drowsy especially at the start of treatment. If you are affected in this way, or if your eyesight is affected, you should not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Tegrital Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tegrital Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Tegrital Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tegrital Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Nevir 200mg Tablet, Nevimune 200mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Carbamazepine, 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 Tegrital 100mg/5ml Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Carbamazepine

Tegrital is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No. Tegrital is not a controlled drug or an opiate
Yes. It is an enzyme inducer. Please check with your doctor if you are taking other medications, which may get altered when taken together
Tegrital is an antidepressant. It is not an MAOI or benzodiazepine
Q. Can I take paracetamol/ Tylenol/ tramadol/ ibuprofen/ Advil/ amoxicillin/ codeine/ Nyquil/naproxen/ oral contraceptives with carbamazepine?
All the above mentioned drugs may interact with carbamazepine. Please consult with your doctor before taking this medication. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Tegrital causing the above mentioned side effects are commonly or rarely observed. It is not known to cause gingival hyperplasia and high blood pressure. Please consult your doctor if you experience such side effects.
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Substitutes for Tegrital

No substitutes found for this medicine
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