Zen 300mg Tablet SR

icon
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Zen 300mg Tablet SR

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
22.5
₹2.25/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Zen Tablet SR

uses

Uses of Zen Tablet SR

Zen 300mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and mania.
uses

Side effects of Zen Tablet SR

Common

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

uses

How to use Zen Tablet SR

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 300mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Zen Tablet SR works

Zen 300mg tablet sr 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 SR

Warnings
Special precautions for Zen 300mg Tablet SR
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Zen 300mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zen 300mg Tablet SR 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
SAFE
Zen 300mg Tablet SR is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies 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.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Zen 300mg Tablet SR 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.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
CAUTION
Zen 300mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zen 300mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
CAUTION
Zen 300mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zen 300mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
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 300mg Tablet SR

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.
+more

Substitutes for Zen Tablet SR

₹2.4/Tablet SR
7% costlier
Carbatol CR 300mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹2.5/Tablet ER
11% costlier
Zeptol 300mg Tablet CR
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹2.82/Tablet CR
25% costlier
Zepcar 300mg Tablet CR
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹1.79/Tablet CR
save 21%
₹1.9/Tablet CR
save 15%
Top Neurologists
doctor
Dr. K. K. Jindal
MBBS, MD, DM
4.8
doctor
Dr. P. K. Sethi
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.4
doctor
Dr. Rajul Agarwal
MBBS, MD, DM
4.8
doctor
Dr. Atul Prasad
MBBS, MD, DM
4.5
doctor
Dr. Amitabh Varma
MBBS, MD, DM
4.5
cross img