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  ZEFRETOL
 Manufacturer Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
 Generic Eslicarbazepine
 Package/s Film-coated tablet 400 mg, (Rs. 140.90)
  Film-coated tablet 600 mg, (Rs. .00)
  Film-coated tablet 800 mg, (Rs. 220.00)
 About Eslicarbazepine Antiepileptic , It is a prodrug which is activated to eslicarbazepine (S-licarbazepine), an active metabolite of oxcarbazepine. More details.....
 Dosage 400mg once daily for one to two weeks then 800mg once daily. Based on individual response the dose may be increased to 1,200mg once daily. Eslicarbaze....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Not recommended below 18 years
 Mechanism Of Action Eslicarbazepine blocks voltage-sensitive sodium channels, which inhibits repetitive firing, stabilises hyperexcited neuronal membranes and decreases ....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Dizziness. 2.Sleepiness. 3.Headache. 4.Blurred or double vision. 5.Nausea and vomiting. 6.Diarrhoea. 7.Skin rash. 8.Fatigue. 9.Abnormal co....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.People with mild to moderately decreased kidney or liver function. 2.People with an abnormal heart rhythm seen as a `prolonged PR interval` on a h....More details.....
 Indications 1.Adjunctive therapy for partial-onset seizures 2.Bipolar disorder ....More details.....
 Interactions 1.Reduced serum levels with carbamazepine, phenobarbitone, phenytoin, valproic acid. 2.May reduce levels/effects of CYP3A4 substrates (e.g. benzodia....More details.....
 Overdose Symptoms: CNS depression (somnolence, ataxia). Treatment: Symptomatic and supportive.....More details.....
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