Atoin 50 Mg Tablet

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Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Information

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Seizures. The alternative uses of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet have also been explained below.

The optimal dosage of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Atoin 50 Mg Tablet include Double Vision. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet as well, which are listed below. These side effects of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Moderate while nursing. Warnings related to Atoin 50 Mg Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Liver Disease, Kidney Disease are examples of such conditions. Some other conditions that can be affected by Atoin 50 Mg Tablet are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug reaction of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Atoin 50 Mg Tablet, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Benefits & Uses

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Epilepsy
  • Before or After Meal: With meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Epilepsy
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2.5 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Epilepsy
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2.5 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Epilepsy
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Atoin has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Atoin without medical advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Atoin. Immediately discontinue Atoin if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet on the Kidneys?


    Atoin may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet on the Liver?


    Atoin may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Atoin 50 Mg Tablet on the Heart?


    Side effects of Atoin rarely affect the heart.

    Mild


Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Atoin 50 Mg Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Atoin 50 Mg Tablet

  • Is this Atoin 50 Mg Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Atoin 50 Mg Tablet does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Atoin 50 Mg Tablet can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Atoin 50 Mg Tablet should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    Atoin 50 Mg Tablet has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

    Yes

Atoin 50 Mg Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Atoin 50 Mg Tablet


    Using Atoin 50 Mg Tablet with some foods may lead to harmful effects. Take your doctor's advice on this.

    Severe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Atoin 50 Mg Tablet


    Consumption of alcohol and Atoin 50 Mg Tablet together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Atoin 50 Mg Tablet

Question over 4 years ago

Can I discontinue Atoin on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

No, You should not discontinue Atoin on your own. It may cause some serious side effects if you suddenly stop taking this medication. You are recommended to consult your doctor before discontinuing this medicine on your own.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Atoin with tramadol?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

No, you should not take Atoin with tramadol since harmful interaction has been reported between them. Tramadol may decrease the seizure threshold in some patient and also decrease the anticonvulsant activity of Atoin. Thus use Atoin with tramadol not recommended, unless until prescribed by your doctor.

Question almost 5 years ago

Does Atoin cause birth defects (teratogenic)?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Atoin is teratogenic (causes birth defects). As per clinical studies Atoin can cause congenital abnormalities like "fetal hydantoin syndrome" when taken during pregnancy. Generally, It causes mental and physical birth defects. Do not consume it during pregnancy until and unless prescribed by a doctor. 

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Atoin with ibuprofen?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Atoin can be taken with ibuprofen. No harmful interaction has been reported between them. However, it doesn't mean that no interaction exists between them. For precaution always consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.

Question over 4 years ago

Does Atoin cause weight gain?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

No Atoin does not cause weight gain. However, long-term use of Atoin taken in higher doses can cause weight loss. However, If you feel your weight is fluctuating after taking this medicine then inform the doctor to prevent unwanted weight gain. 



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Dilantin® (Phenytoin Sodium)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 413-415



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