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Esperal Tablet

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Esperal Tablet

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Prescription Required

Disulfiram साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Esperal के सारे विकल्प देखें

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Esperal Benefits & Uses

Esperal is used to treat the following -

  1. Alcoholism Primary

Esperal 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 Esperal

Disulfiram

Esperal Side Effects

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

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Dizziness Mild
  3. Weakness
  4. Metallic taste in mouth
  5. Restlessness
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Fainting
  8. Visual Disturbance
  9. Loss of appetite
  10. Stomach ache Severe

Esperal Related Warnings

Is the use of Esperal safe for pregnant women?

Esperal can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Esperal right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Esperal safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Esperal. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Esperal on the Kidneys?

Esperal rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Esperal on the Liver?

Side effects of Esperal rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Esperal on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Esperal on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Esperal with Other Drugs

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

Esperal Contraindications

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

  1. Alcoholism
  2. Jaundice
  3. Diabetes
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Heart Disease
  6. Psychosis
  7. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Esperal

Is this Esperal habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Esperal has not been reported.

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 Esperal can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Esperal only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Esperal in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Esperal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Esperal

You can take Esperal with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Esperal

Taking Esperal with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

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

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 394
  2. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Antabuse® (disulfiram)