Epsolin 100mg Tablet
Epsolin 100mg Tablet
Epsolin 100mg Tablet

Epsolin 100mg Tablet

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100 Tablet(s) in Bottle
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Phenytoin(100.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-EPILEPTIC

Medical Description

Epsolin 100 tablet is an anti-epileptic medicine used for the treatment of epilepsy to control a variety of epileptic conditions (tonic-clonic seizures and partial seizures). Epsolin 100 tablet contai...
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uses

Uses of Epsolin 100 MG

  • For the treatment of epilepsy (an abnormal brain activity causing different forms of seizures).
  • To control and prevent seizures during and after brain surgery.
contraindications

Contraindications of Epsolin 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to any of the ingredients of Epsolin 100 tablet.
  • If you are allergic to similar anti-seizure medicines (if you are not sure which are these medicines ask your doctor).
sideEffects

Side effects of Epsolin 100 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vertigo
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Skin rashes
  • Fatigue
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Epsolin 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Epsolin 100 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Epsolin 100 tablets should not be used during pregnancy as it can cause birth defects in the baby. If pregnancy is detected while taking this medicine, inform your doctor immediately. Do not stop taking your medicine until your doctor tells you to.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Epsolin 100 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Women taking Epsolin 100 tablet should not breastfeed.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Epsolin 100 tablet?
A:
Epsolin 100 tablet can make you feel dizzy and drowsy. A person taking this medicine should avoid performing skilled activity such as driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Epsolin 100 tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Epsolin 100 tablet as alcohol can affect the concentration of this medicine in your body and can also affect its desired action.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver or kidney-related disorders.
  • You have Porphyria (an inherited disease that affects haemoglobin biosynthesis).
  • You are diabetic as this medicine can affect sugar metabolism and hormone release.
  • You are getting thoughts of killing or harming yourself while taking this medicine, immediately report this to your doctor.
  • You experience skin allergy and rashes after taking this medicine.
  • You develop ulcers in the mouth, throat, nose, genitals and conjunctivitis (red and swollen eyes).
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Epsolin 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Epilepsy is a brain-related condition wherein the normal electrical rhythm of the brain is disturbed. This usually affects a person's consciousness, movements or sensations and thus leads to seizures,...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Epsolin 100 MG

  • Take Epsolin 100 tablet as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Never miss a dose of this medicine as it is likely to cause a seizure.
interactions

Interactions of Epsolin 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Epsolin works or Epsolin itself can affect the action 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 interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines to treat blood pressure, heart failure, high cholesterol, blood-thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, immunomodulatory medic...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Epsolin 100 MG

  • Store Epsolin 100 tablet in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.
dosage

Dosage of Epsolin 100 MG

Overdose

An overdose of Epsolin 100 tablet should be immediately reported to your treating doctor or nearby hospital. Always carry the package of the tablet along with you for easy assessment of the severity o...
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of Epsolin 100 tablet as it can give you seizures. Take the missed dose as soon as possible. Never take two doses to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Epsolin 100 tablet used for?

A: Epsolin 100 tablet is used for the treatment of different forms of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a brain-related condition characterised by loss of consciousness, lack of awareness, abnormal sensation and uncontrolled movements. It occurs due to abnormal electrical activity in the brain.

Q: How long does a typical seizure last?

A: A seizure usually lasts from a few seconds to a few minutes. It depends on the type of seizure.

Q: When should I take Epsolin 100 tablet?

A: This medicine can be taken with or without food with plenty of liquid.

Q: Can I consume alcohol while taking Epsolin 100 tablet?

A: Alcohol can affect the way this medicine works, avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsPhenytoin(100.0 Mg)
UsesEpilepsy, seizure
Side effectsDizziness, drowsiness, nausea, allergy
Last Updated on: 09 Nov 2021 | 01:34 PM (IST)
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