Zigma 200mg Tablet CR

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Crescent Therapeutics Ltd

Composition for Zigma 200mg Tablet CR

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
14.45
₹1.44/Tablet CR
10 tablet cr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zigma Tablet CR

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Uses of Zigma Tablet CR

Zigma 200mg Tablet CR is used in the treatment of seizures, trigeminal neuralgia and mania.
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Side effects of Zigma Tablet CR

Common

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

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How to use Zigma Tablet CR

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 Zigma 200mg Tablet CR at a fixed time.

How Zigma Tablet CR works

Zigma 200mg tablet cr 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 Zigma Tablet CR

Warnings
Special precautions for Zigma 200mg Tablet CR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Zigma 200mg Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zigma 200mg Tablet CR 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
Zigma 200mg Tablet CR is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n 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.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Zigma 200mg Tablet CR 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
Zigma 200mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zigma 200mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zigma 200mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zigma 200mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nevir 200mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Nevimune 200mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

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 Zigma 200mg Tablet CR

Frequently asked questions for Carbamazepine

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