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Beetal

Beetal Information

Beetal Benefits & Uses

Beetal is used to treat the following -

  1. Epilepsy Primary
  2. Epilepsy
  3. Insomnia

Beetal 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.

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Ingredients of Beetal

Phenobarbital

Beetal Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Beetal is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Skin Rash Moderate
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Diarrhoea
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  6. Depression Moderate
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Photosensitivity
  9. Bronchospasm
  10. Angioedema Moderate

Beetal Related Warnings

Is the use of Beetal safe for pregnant women?

Beetal may have some side effects during pregnancy. If there is any side effect of Beetal during pregnancy, discontinue it immediately. Take medical advice before using it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Beetal safe during breastfeeding?

Beetal should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Beetal on the Kidneys?

Beetal may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Beetal on the Liver?

Side effects of Beetal rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Beetal on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Beetal on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Beetal with Other Drugs

Beetal should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Beetal Contraindications

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

  1. Allergy
  2. Depression
  3. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  4. Respiratory Depression
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Porphyria
  7. Heart Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Beetal

Is this Beetal habit forming or addictive?

Yes, there is a possibility of developing a habit of Beetal. Talk to doctor before taking it.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Beetal. So it is best to avoid driving.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Beetal only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Beetal works for mental disorders.

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Beetal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Beetal

You can take Beetal with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Beetal

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Beetal as it can have severe side effects.

Severe

Beetal से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does Beetal help with anxiety?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Beetal can help with anxiety or tension because it can induce sleep but it is generally not preferred for the treatment of anxiety due to its side effects.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Beetal on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

No, Beetal should not be discontinued without doctors advice because sudden discontinuation of this drug can cause withdrawal symptoms. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can Beetal cause liver damage?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Beetal causes liver damage (hepatotoxicity) if this drug is taken in higher doses. This effect is reversible in nature and the normal function of the liver is restored after discontinuation of this drug.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Can I take Beetal without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

No, Beetal is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful for the patient to take this drug without a doctor's recommendation.

सवाल about 1 month पहले

Can I take clonazepam and Beetal together?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

No, Beetal should not be taken with clonazepam. Taking these drugs together is more likely to increases the sedative (drowsiness) effect. Hence, you are advised to avoid taking them together.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 85-87