Seizgard 200mg Tablet strip of 10 tablets
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Manufactured By UCB India Pvt Ltd
Composition Lacosamide 200mg
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Seizgard 200mg Tablet Uses:
Seizgard 200mg Tablet composition:
Interactions / Warnings:
- Take your medication regularly as directed by your doctor as missing doses can trigger seizures.
- Do not change the brand of your medicine and make sure that you have sufficient amount of medicine present with you.
- Some healthy tips to prevent seizures:
- Practice yoga every day. \n
- Get enough sleep at nighttime. \n
- Limit the use of screen time such as mobile/ laptop. \n
- Take your medication on time. \n
- It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
- Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
- Talk to your doctor if you have a heart problem that affects your heartbeat.
- Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may increase the seizure frequency.
Seizgard 200mg Tablet Side Effects:
How to use Seizgard 200mg Tablet :
How Seizgard 200mg Tablet works:
No, you should not stop taking Lacotab even if you start feeling better. Stopping this medicine suddenly may lead to seizures which will be difficult to control. Talk to your doctor if you have any problems with Lacotab. The doctor will reduce the dose gradually.
Q. Is it safe to drive if I am taking Lacotab?
No, you need to be careful while driving or operating heavy machinery until and unless you know how Lacotab affects you. Lacotab may cause dizziness or drowsiness and blurred vision, which is more when you start treatment and when the dose is increased.
Q. What should I do if I forget a dose of Lacotab?
If you miss a dose within 6 hours of the scheduled time, take it immediately and then take the next dose at the regular scheduled time. However, if you have forgotten to take it and more than 6 hours have elapsed beyond the scheduled time, then skip the dose and take the next one as scheduled. Do not double the dose.
Q. Is Lacotab a habit-forming medicine?
No, Lacotab is not habit forming and there are no reports of withdrawal symptoms following its discontinuation. Lacotab may cause euphoria (patients may feel extremely happy and overwhelmed) in some individuals who may then take it merely for fun (drug abuse). Such individuals become psychologically dependent on this drug.
Q. Does Lacotab have any effect on fertility?
Lacotab has not been reported to affect fertility in males or females.
Q. Can I take Lacotab if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
Though no potential side effects have been reported with the use of Lacotab during pregnancy and breastfeeding, it is best to avoid Lacotab during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Q. For how long do I need to continue Lacotab?
Lacotab is generally used for long-term treatment. Keep taking the medicine as per your doctorâ€™s advice and till you can tolerate the side effects. Talk to your doctor if the side effects bother you.
Q. What if somebody takes excess of Lacotab?
Excess of Lacotab may cause dizziness, nausea, vomiting, seizures, shock, heart problems and even coma. If such a situation arises, seek emergency medical support in a nearby hospital.
Q. Is it safe to take Lacotab if I am on ritonavir therapy?
Be cautious if you are taking Lacotab while on ritonavir therapy. If you have liver or kidney problems and are taking ritonavir, the dose of Lacotab should be reduced. Inform your doctor before starting Lacotab.
Medicine disease interaction:
Seizgard 200mg Tablet may cause dizziness or blurred vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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