Eptoin 50mg Tablet is a prescription medicine use to treat and prevent epilepsy (seizures). It controls seizures by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Eptoin 50 Tablet can be use alone or in combination with other medicines. It may be taken with or without food. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you. This may increase gradually until your condition is stable. This medicine may take several weeks to work but it is important to take it regularly to get the benefit. Do not stop taking it, even if you feel fine, unless your doctor advise you to. You may have more seizures, or your bipolar disorder may get worse.
The most common side effects of this medicine include skin rashes, headache, feeling or being sick, difficulty sleeping, dizziness, and feeling sleepy or drowsy. Most side effects wear off, but if they bother you or do not go away, tell your doctor. There may be ways of preventing or reducing these effects.
Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver problems, meningitis or depression, or suicidal thoughts. Also let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are using as some may affect, or be affected by, this medicine, including contraceptive pills. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, the dose may be adjusted. You should avoid driving or riding a bicycle if this medicine make you drowsy or dizzy. You may need frequent blood tests to check how you are responding to this medicine.
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USES OF EPTOIN TABLET
- Treatment and prevention of Epilepsy/Seizures
BENEFITS OF EPTOIN TABLET
In Treatment and prevention of Epilepsy/Seizures
Eptoin 50 Tablet is an anticonvulsant (or anti-epileptic) medicine that works by decreasing the nerve impulses which cause the seizures. By controlling the frequency of seizures, it will help you go about your daily activities with more confidence. It helps reduce symptoms such as confusion, uncontrollable jerking movements, loss of awareness, and fear or anxiety.
This medicine is not associate with any physical or psychological dependence (addiction) but it should not be stopped suddenly. It must be take regularly as prescribe to be effective. Missing doses may trigger a seizure.
SIDE EFFECTS OF EPTOIN TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Eptoin
- Slurred speech
- Altered walking
HOW TO USE EPTOIN TABLET
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. Eptoin 50 Tablet may be take with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fix time.
HOW EPTOIN TABLET WORKS
Eptoin 50 Tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.