Zen 100mg Tablet

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Zen 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
6.64
₹0.66/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zen Tablet

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Uses of Zen Tablet

Zen 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and mania.
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Side effects of Zen Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Zen 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Zen 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Zen Tablet works

Zen 100mg tablet 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 Zen Tablet

Warnings
Special precautions for Zen 100mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Zen 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zen 100mg Tablet 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
Zen 100mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human stu
dies 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.

Zen 100mg Tablet 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
Zen 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit
h kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zen 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zen 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zen 100mg Tablet 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 Zen 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Carbamazepine

Zen is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No. Zen 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
Zen 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
Zen 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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