Side Effects of Aux Tol are Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Double vision, Fatigue, Dizziness, Impaired coordination, Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement), Tremor, Abnormal vision, Altered walking, Sleepiness.
Q. Does the use of Aux Tol 600 Tablet affect weight?
Yes, Aux Tol 600 Tablet affects weight and may cause weight gain. However, in some cases, weight loss has also been reported. Consult a dietician and follow a diet plan to maintain your weight.
Q. What are the advantages of Aux Tol 600 Tablet over carbamazepine?
Aux Tol 600 Tablet has fewer side effects as compared to carbamazepine. Moreover, Aux Tol 600 Tablet can be started with a clinically effective dose as against carbamazepine which may require frequent visits to the doctor before an effective dose can be decided based on the patient’s response to the treatment.
Q. Does Aux Tol 600 Tablet cause memory loss?
Yes, memory loss is a common side effect of Aux Tol 600 Tablet, but it does not occur in everyone. However, if this worries you, consult your doctor.
Q. How can I watch for early symptoms of suicidal thoughts and actions?
You should pay attention to any changes, especially sudden changes in mood, behaviour, thoughts or feelings. Be aware of common warning signs that might be a signal for risk of suicide. Some of these include talking or thinking about hurting yourself or ending your life, withdrawing from friends and family, becoming depressed or worsening your depression. Keep your appointment with your doctor on schedule, do not miss. Stay connected with the doctor even between visits.
Q. When and how should I take Aux Tol 600 Tablet?
Take Aux Tol 600 Tablet exactly as directed by your doctor. It is recommended that you take it twice every day, unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Aux Tol 600 Tablet can be taken with or without food. Take your medicine at the same time each day to gain maximum benefit. It will also help you remember when to take it.
Q. For how long do I need to take Aux Tol 600 Tablet. Can I stop taking it on my own?
You should take your medicine for the time and duration prescribed by your doctor. Aux Tol 600 Tablet helps to control your epilepsy but does not cure it. You must take this medicine every day, even if you feel well. Do not stop taking Aux Tol 600 Tablet or lower the dose yourself. Stopping your medicine suddenly or lowering the dose may cause seizures. Consult your doctor who may reduce the dose gradually before stopping it completely.
Q. Will the use of Aux Tol 600 Tablet affect my fertility?
Aux Tol 600 Tablet 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. Does Aux Tol 600 Tablet cause hair loss?
Yes, Aux Tol 600 Tablet causes hair loss as a common side effect. However, it does not affect everyone. If there is substantial hair loss, consult your doctor.
Q. Who should not take Aux Tol 600 Tablet?
You should not take Aux Tol 600 Tablet if you are allergic to Aux Tol 600 Tablet, eslicarbazepine or to any of their components. Also, pregnant women and women who take birth control pills should avoid Aux Tol 600 Tablet. Along with that, people having severe liver or kidney disease and people with a psychiatric disorder should avoid taking Aux Tol 600 Tablet.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Jun 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.