Tigatel 12mg Tablet

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Composition for Tigatel 12mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹7.98/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Tigatel Tablet

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Uses of Tigatel Tablet

Tigatel 12mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Epilepsy.
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Side effects of Tigatel Tablet

Common

Impaired concentration, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Low energy, Nausea, Nervousness, Abdominal pain, Altered thinking, Tremor.

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How to use Tigatel Tablet

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 is better to take Tigatel 12mg Tablet with food.

How Tigatel Tablet works

Tigatel 12mg tablet controls seizures by increasing the levels of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Tigatel Tablet

Expert advice for Tigatel Tablet

  • Inform your doctor before taking tiagabine if you have mild to moderate liver disorders or intolerance to some sugars.
  • Consult your doctor if you notice increase in the number and severity of seizures, appearance of skin rashes, pimples or blisters, anxiety, depression or visual disorders.
  • Do not drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery after taking this drug as it may cause dizziness, sleepiness or tiredness.
  • Do not stop the treatment with tiagabine without consulting your doctor as it may lead to recurrence of seizures.
  • Inform your doctor before taking the drug if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tigatel 12mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Tigatel 12mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tigatel 12mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Tigatel 12mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Tigatel 12mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Tigatel 12mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney d
isease. No dose adjustment of Tigatel 12mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Beetal Tablet, Emgard 30mg Tablet, Antilep 200mg Tablet CR

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Tiagabine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Substitutes for Tigatel

No substitutes found for this medicine
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