Primidone

Information about Primidone

Primidone uses

Primidone is used in epilepsy.

How primidone works

Primidone controls seizures or fits by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

Common side effects of primidone

Drowsiness, Skin rash, Nausea, Vomiting, Vertigo, Diarrhoea.

Available Medicine for Primidone

  • ₹75
    Abbott India Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 08 June, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)