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Episol Plus

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Episol Plus

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Phenobarbital, Phenytoin साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Episol Plus Information

Episol Plus Benefits & Uses

Episol Plus is used to treat the following -

Episol Plus 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 Episol Plus

Phenobarbital
Phenytoin

Episol Plus Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Skin Rash Moderate
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Vertigo Common
  6. Depression Moderate
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Photosensitivity
  9. Bronchospasm
  10. Angioedema Moderate
  11. Nystagmus (Involuntary Eye Movement)
  12. Double Vision
  13. Anemia Rare
  14. Peripheral Neuropathy Rare
  15. Paresthesia
  16. Insomnia Mild
  17. Dizziness Mild
  18. Tremor
  19. Headache Mild
  20. Low energy
  21. Nervousness
  22. Unusual facial expression
  23. Unsteadiness

Episol Plus Related Warnings

Is the use of Episol Plus safe for pregnant women?

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

Is the use of Episol Plus safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women may feel side effects of Episol Plus. If you see any side effects, stop taking Episol Plus immediately and talk to your doctor. Take Episol Plus again, only after your doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Episol Plus on the Kidneys?

Episol Plus rarely harms the kidneys.

What is the effect of Episol Plus on the Liver?

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

What is the effect of Episol Plus on the Heart?

Episol Plus may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Severe Interaction of Episol Plus with Other Drugs

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

Episol Plus Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Episol Plus 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
  8. Depression
  9. Suicidal Tendency
  10. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  11. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  12. Liver Disease
  13. Kidney Disease
  14. Heart Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Episol Plus

Is this Episol Plus habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Episol Plus is addictive.

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

After taking Episol Plus you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Is it safe?

Episol Plus is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Episol Plus works for mental disorders.

Episol Plus Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Episol Plus

Using Episol Plus with some foods may lead to harmful effects. Take your doctor's advice on this.

Interaction between Alcohol and Episol Plus

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

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

References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 85-87
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Dilantin® (Phenytoin Sodium)
  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 413-415
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