Medicine : Lamokem Od(50mg)

Name:Lamokem Od(50mg)
Manufacturer:Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Lamotrigine

Generic ( Lamotrigine )

Typical use Of Lamotrigine :Adjunctive Therapy In The Treatment Of Epilepsy In Patients Above 16 Years Of Age In Simple Partial Seizures, Complex Partial Seizures, Secondary Generalised Tonic-clonic Seizures.Bipolar Disorder.
Mechanism of action of Lamotrigine :Lamotrigine Inhibits Voltage-sensitive Sodium Channels And/or Calcium Channels, Thereby Stabilizing Neuronal Membranes And Consequently Modulating Presynaptic Transmitter Release Of Excitatory Amino Acids (e.g., Glutamate And Aspartate).
Drug Interaction of Lamotrigine :Lamotrigine Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Fosphenytoin, Phenobarbitone, Phenytoin (Na), Primidone, Sodium Valproate. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Lamotrigine :Ataxia, Thrombocytopenia, Aplastic Anemia, Stevens Johnson Syndrome, Epidermal Necrolysis, Lymphadenopathy, Angioedema, Leucopenia, Neutropenia, Nystagmus, Extrapyramidal Symptoms, Pancytopenia, Dizziness, Headache, Drowsiness, Irritability, Ataxia, Nausea, Fever, Anxiety, Insomnia, Blurred Vision, Maculopapular Rash, Rashes, Sedation, Depression, Tremor.


How Lamotrigine will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Lamotrigine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Lamotrigine

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