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Emgard

Emgard Information

Emgard Benefits & Uses

Emgard is used to treat the following -

  1. Epilepsy Primary
  2. मिर्गी
  3. Insomnia

Emgard 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 Emgard

Phenobarbital

Emgard Side Effects

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

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

Emgard Related Warnings

Is the use of Emgard safe for pregnant women?

Emgard may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Emgard again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Emgard safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Emgard. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Emgard on the Kidneys?

Emgard rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Emgard on the Liver?

Emgard is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Emgard on the Heart?

Emgard has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Emgard with Other Drugs

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

Emgard Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Emgard 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 Emgard

Is this Emgard habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Emgard can get addictive. Consume it only after doctor's advise.

Yes

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

No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Emgard as you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Emgard only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Emgard has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

Yes

Emgard Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Emgard

It is safe to take Emgard with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Emgard

Taking alcohol with Emgard can be dangerous.

Severe

Details

सामग्री 10 Tablets(S)

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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