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Gardenal

Gardenal Information

Gardenal Benefits & Uses

Gardenal is used to treat the following -

  1. Epilepsy Primary
  2. मिर्गी
  3. Insomnia

Gardenal 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 Gardenal

Phenobarbital

Gardenal Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Gardenal 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

Gardenal Related Warnings

Is the use of Gardenal safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Gardenal. It is best to stop taking Gardenal immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Gardenal safe during breastfeeding?

Gardenal should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Gardenal on the Kidneys?

Gardenal may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Gardenal on the Liver?

Gardenal has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Gardenal on the Heart?

Gardenal has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Gardenal with Other Drugs

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

Gardenal Contraindications

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

Is this Gardenal habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Gardenal cause dependence in some cases. Talk to your doctor before taking it.

Yes

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Gardenal should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

Yes

Gardenal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Gardenal

It is safe to take Gardenal with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Gardenal

Consumption of alcohol and Gardenal together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe

Details

सामग्री 30 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