Productname : Carbamac 300
GenericName : Oxcarbazepine Tablets
Manufacturer :Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Carbamac300 MG Tablet acts as an anticonvulsant, and helps treat particular seizures inindividuals who suffer from epilepsy. The doctor may either prescribe only thisdrug, or prescribe it with other drugs. Carbamac 300 MG Tablet slows downabnormal brain nerve impulses, thus treating seizures. The medication is meantfor oral consumption and can be taken before or after a meal. The dosage shouldbe taken on time and at regular intervals. Suddenly discontinuing the drug canlead to an onset of seizures. Thus, Carbamac 300 MG Tablet should be graduallystopped if the need arises. The drug can lead to certain side effects whichinclude - dizzy spells, feeling sleepy, confusion and problems withcoordination.
Incase of any other reaction to the drug seek medical aid as well. It is alsoimportant that certain safety measures are taken when on Carbamac 300 MGTablet. For instance, one should avoid driving or very sudden movement asdizziness can result. Alcohol consumption should also be avoided. The drug canlead to a severe skin reaction in case of many individuals, especially thosewho have the HLA-B*1502 gene type. In this case seek treatment from your doctorimmediately. The drug should preferably not be taken by pregnant women orbreast feeding mothers as it can harm the child.
Uses of Carbamac Tablet
Carbamac 300 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures.
Carbamac Tabletside effects
Side Effects of Carbamac are Sleepiness, Headache, Nausea,Vomiting, Double vision, Fatigue, Dizziness.
How to use Carbamac Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by yourdoctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Carbamac 300 mgTablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at afixed time.