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Epifast 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Epifast 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Epifast 500 MG Description

Epifast Tablet contains Levetiracetam. It is used to treat epilepsy (fits). It can be used on its own or in combination with other medications. It works to prevent seizures as long as you keep taking

it. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Before starting this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹101.90
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ContainsLevetiracetam(500.0 Mg)
Side effectsSomnolence, asthenia, infection, dizziness, fatigue
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Uses of Epifast 500 MG

For the treatment of epilepsy (fits)

Contraindications of Epifast 500 MG

  • Hypersensitivity to any ingredient of Epifast Tablets

Side effects of Epifast 500 MG

  • Sleepiness
  • Lack of energy
  • Infection
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Aggression
  • Nasal congestion
  • Decreased appetite
  • Irritability

Precautions and Warnings of Epifast 500 MG



Can I take Epifast Tablet during pregnancy?
Your doctor might prescribe Epifast Tablet after a careful assessment if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant. However, you must not consume this without consulting a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Epifast Tablet while breastfeeding?
Levetiracetam is excreted in human milk. Because Epifast Tablet have the potential to produce major adverse effects in nursing infants, you must not take this tablet while you breast feed.


Can I drive if I have taken Epifast Tablet?
You should not drive as Epifast Tablet can make you feel sleepy.


Can I consume alcohol with Epifast Tablet?
No, do not use consume alcohol with Epifast Tablet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney problems
  • You have signs and symptoms of depression
  • You or your family has a history of irregular heartbeats
  • You have suicidal thoughts
  • Your epilepsy worsens

Mode of Action of Epifast 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Epifast Tablet is used to treat epilepsy. It works by attaching to certain sites (SV2A) on nerve cell surfaces. This stops the spread of electrical signals that cause seizures by suppressing aberrant ...
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Directions for Use of Epifast 500 MG

  • Follow your doctor's instructions on the dosage and duration of this medication
  • Take the tablet all in at once
  • Epifast Tablet should not be chewed, crushed, or broken
  • Epifast Tablet can be taken with or without food
  • Take it at the same time every day

Interactions of Epifast 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Epifast Tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • It has been observed that taking levetiracetam and methotrexate together reduces methotrexate clearance, resulting in higher/longer blood methotrexate concentrations that are potentially hazardous.
  • Co-administration of levetiracetam and a laxative called macrogol may decrease the efficacy of levetiracetam. Hence, use macrogol one hour before or after using levetiracetam.

Storage and disposal of Epifast 500 MG

  • Keep Epifast Tablet out of children's sight and reach
  • Do not use Epifast Tablet after expiry date
  • Store at 25 degrees Celsius

Dosage of Epifast 500 MG


Overdose of Epifast Tablet may cause sleepiness, irritability, hostility, decreased awareness, respiratory inhibition, and coma. If you took more tablets than you should have, see your doctor. Your do...
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Missed a Dose

Take Epifast Tablet as soon as you remember if you miss a dose. However, if your next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose and return to your regular schedule. Do not take two doses.

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Dr. Nikita Toshi

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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I use Epifast Tablet if I have liver problems?

A: You can use Epifast Tablet during liver problems if your doctor has prescribed it.

Q: Can I use other brand instead of Epifast Tablet?

A: No, stick to the same brand as the dose of the medicine may differ among different brands. There are substitutes available; however, you should consult a doctor first.
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Last Updated on: 11 May 2022 | 02:48 PM (IST)

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