Medicine : Epilex (200tab)

Name:Epilex (200tab)
Manufacturer:Abbott India Ltd
Generic Use:Sodium Valproate
Composition:Sodium Valproate(200 Mg)

Generic ( Sodium Valproate )

Typical use Of Sodium Valproate :All Forms Of Epilepsy, Generalised Epilepsy With Absence Seizures, Prophylaxis Of Febrile Convulsion, Prophylaxis Of Post Traumatic Epilepsy, Alcohol Withdrawal, Mania, Nelsons Syndrome.
Mechanism of action of Sodium Valproate :Sod Valproate Is An Antiepileptic Which Dissociates To The Valproate Ion In The GI Tract And Increased Brain Levels Of Gamma-aminobutyric Acid (GABA).
Drug Interaction of Sodium Valproate :Sodium Valproate Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Aspirin, Carbamazepine, Erythromycin, Ethosuximide, Fosphenytoin, Lamotrigine, Mefloquine (HCl), Meropenem, Methotrexate, Phenobarbitone, Phenytoin (Na), Primidone, Warfarin (Na). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Sodium Valproate :Thrombocytopenia, Pancreatitis, Liver Damage, Extrapyrimidal Symptoms, Hyperammonemia, Weight Gain, Tremor, Hair Loss, GI Disorders, Hematological Disorder, Leucopenia, Bone Marrow Depression, Nocturnal Enuresis.


How Sodium Valproate will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Sodium Valproate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Sodium Valproate

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