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Torleva Injection

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
5ml Injection
97.46*
MRP 114.66
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Torleva 500 MG Description

Torleva Injection contains levetiracetam as its active ingredient. It is an antiepileptic medicine. It is used as a medicine to treat epilepsy or convulsions. Epilepsy is a condition of brain-related

disorder that is characterised by abnormal brain activity, causing fits or periods of unusual behaviour, feeling fuzzy, anxiety and loss of consciousness. It is also used to control and prevent fits or seizures during and after brain surgery. Torleva Injection will be given to you in the hospital or clinic by a doctor or nurse as an injection. You should avoid self-injecting. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from, before starting the treatment.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹97.46
You Save₹17.20 (15% on MRP)
ContainsLevetiracetam(500.0 Mg)
UsesFits or Epilepsy
Side effectsInfection in nose, headache, sleepiness, dizziness, lack of energy
TherapyANTI-EPILEPTIC
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Uses of Torleva 500 MG

  • Torleva Injection is used to treat and prevent various types of seizures in adults and children.

Contraindications of Torleva 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to levetiracetam and any other ingredient of this Injection.

Side effects of Torleva 500 MG

  • Infection in the nose
  • Headache
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Lack of energy

Precautions and Warnings of Torleva 500 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Torleva Injection during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine can be harmful to your unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or if you become pregnant during the treatment, inform your doctor immediately. As it can cause harm to the foetus and may also lead to birth defects.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Torleva Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
  • It is not recommended to a nursing mother, as it passes into the breastmilk. However, the doctor may prescribe this medicine to a nursing mother if it has more advantages than risks.
  • The doctor may recommend the lowest effective dose.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Torleva Injection?
A:
Do not drive when you are on treatment with this medicine, as it can induce drowsiness and dizziness.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Torleva Injection?
A:
Alcohol can potentiate the harmful effects of this medicine. It is advisable not to combine both of them.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney-related problems.
  • There are chances of decreased growth in adolescents.
  • You may have suicidal thoughts of harming or killing yourself.
  • You may experience dizziness or tiredness. So better do not drive or operate any machinery until you feel alert and active.
  • The treatment should be stopped gradually not abruptly otherwise it can lead to breakthrough fits/seizures with serious consequences.

Mode of Action of Torleva 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Levetiracetam works by restricting the repeated signal transmission of the nerves to the brain. In turn, it will stop involuntary movements. It helps in reducing abnormal electrical activity in the br...
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Directions for Use of Torleva 500 MG

  • Torleva Injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Torleva 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Torleva Injection may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how it works if 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 anti-cancer medicines like met...
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Storage and disposal of Torleva 500 MG

Store Torleva Injection under the conditions mentioned on the pack. Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Torleva 500 MG

Overdose

  • This Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose of Torleva Injection. If you experience symptoms like aggression, unconsciousness, r...
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by the doctor or nurse as to when this injection should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Torleva Injection used for?

A: Torleva Injection is used for the treatment of epilepsy also known as a seizure disorder. It is also used to prevent and control seizures during and after the neurological procedure.

Q: What should I do if there are side effects?

A: Inform your doctor or tell your concerns to your community pharmacists, so that side effects do not turn worse.

Q: What are the seizures? How long does a seizure usually last?

A: Seizures/Fits is a brain-related disorder characterised by abnormal brain activity, causing seizures or periods of unusual behaviour, feeling fuzzy and sometimes loss of consciousness. A seizure would last for about a few seconds to a few minutes usually, however, it also depends on the type of seizure.
Product Details
Brand
TORLEVA
Expires on or After
03/01/2023
Last Updated on: 16 May 2022 | 12:57 PM (IST)

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