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Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR

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Overview

Introduction of Zenoxa Tablet SR

Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR is an anti-epileptic medicine. It is used to treat and prevent seizures associated with epilepsy. It is important to not stop taking this medicine abruptly without consulting your doctor as it may increase the occurrence of fits.

Uses of Zenoxa Tablet SR

Zenoxa Tablet SR side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Double vision
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Coordination impaired
  • Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement)
  • Tremor
  • Abnormal vision
  • Altered walking

How to use Zenoxa 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. Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zenoxa Tablet SR works

Zenoxa OD 300 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.

Zenoxa Tablet SR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Baby should be monitored for excessive sleepiness and weight gain.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR may make you feel sleepy or dizzy, or may cause blurred vision, lack of muscle coordination, especially when starting treatment or increasing the dose. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Zenoxa Tablet SR?

If you miss a dose of Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR is used for the treatment and prevention of seizures.
  • It has fewer side effects as compared to a similar medicine called carbamazepine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Zenoxa OD 300 Tablet SR, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • It may increase the risk of low sodium levels in the blood. Inform your doctor if you develop difficulty concentrating, memory problems, confusion, weakness, and unsteadiness.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may increase the seizure frequency.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Zenoxa with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zenoxa

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My son PATIENT suffering from epilepsy from last 3 years and is taking Zenoxa od 600 from last 2 years and didn't had any seizures from 2 years.what is durations of this medication and is there any side effects
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
Duration depend on seizure control Side effects uncommon
Continuos increase in weight , especially in tummy. I take zenoxa od 300 and 600 daily
Dr. Neha Ahuja
Dietician
I can suggest you nutrition guidelines on weight loss. For medications kindly consult your physician.Weight reduction require efforts both in diet management and exercise of minimum 30 to 45 minutes a day.?Suggest you to have smaller and frequent meals in a day ? 3 major meals (lunch , breakfast and dinner) and 2-3 small mid-meal snacks. Don't fill your stomach too much at a time. Eat a little less than being full. ?Start your day with lemon water (1 lemon squeezed into a glass of lukewarm water). ?Include complex carbs in your diet like whole wheat bran chapati/multigrain chapati/oats dalia/brown rice and reduce your carb intake to 5- 6 servings in day. 1 serving equals to a roti equal to a size of a CD/ 1 katori rice/1 slice of bread/ 2 tablespoon of dalia/sooji etc. ?Include 3 to 5 katori of colorful vegetables in a day -cooked and raw as salad.?Consume 1 to 2 small seasonal fruits in a day to get enough vitamins minerals and antioxidants. ?Include low fat proteins in your diet like 1 to 2 katori pulses/legumes like chana /rajma/chhole/ 1cup of low fat milk/50 gm of low fat paneer/plain yogurt/50 g of roasted or grilled chicken if not taking dal or legumes in a day. ?Include 2-3 tsp of healthy oils for cooking in a day- soybean/rice bran oil/mustard oil/olive oil etc. ?Drink a cup of hot water 15 to 20 minutes after every major meal to ensure proper digestion and fat reduction.?Include 5 to 6 almonds and 1 walnut in your diet either in the morning or as a mid-meal snack. ?Snacking should be healthy. Include roasted chana/moong/makhana/murmura/steamed sprouts/ oats or ragi idli/besan cheela/coconut water/chhaach/lemon water/vegetable juice/fruits as mid meal snacks. ?Hydrate yourself well with 2 to 3 liters of water per day. ?Reduce your sugar consumption/carbonated beverages/sugary beverages. ?Avoid foods rich in trans-fat, sugar, maida and salt. Avoid processed foods, bakery products, fried foods, thick gravies etc.?Do not binge on your favorite food. Have a small portion of it. Whenever going out opt for baked/grilled/steamed food/salads without creamy dressings/soups etc. ?Exercise daily at least 4 to 5 days a week. ?Exercise and diet management is the best way to lose weight naturally and it lasts long
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FAQs

Q. Does Zenoxa cause weight gain?

No, neither Zenoxa causes weight gain nor it helps in weight loss.

Q. Will the use of Zenoxa affect my fertility?

Zenoxa is not know to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues while taking this medicine.

Q. Will the use of Zenoxa affect my fertility?

Zenoxa is not know to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues while taking this medicine.
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