Licab 400 XL Tablet

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    Licab 400 XL Tablet Information

    Licab 400 XL Tablet is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Mania. Other than this, Licab 400 XL Tablet has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Licab 400 XL Tablet. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    Some other side effects of Licab 400 XL Tablet have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Licab 400 XL Tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    It is also important to note that Licab 400 XL Tablet has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Licab 400 XL Tablet related warnings talks about Licab 400 XL Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

    Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Dehydration, Diarrhea (Loose Motions), Heart Disease must refrain from the use of Licab 400 XL Tablet since this can cause severe adverse effects.

    Besides this, Licab 400 XL Tablet may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Licab 400 XL Tablet is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



    Licab 400 XL Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Licab 400 XL Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Licab 400 XL Tablet 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Mania
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 600 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Mania
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 600 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Mania
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 600 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Licab 400 XL Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Licab 400 XL Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Licab can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

      Severe
    • Is the use of Licab 400 XL Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


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

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Licab 400 XL Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Very few cases of side effects of Licab on kidney have been reported.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Licab 400 XL Tablet on the Liver?


      Licab is not harmful for the liver.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Licab 400 XL Tablet on the Heart?


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

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Licab 400 XL Tablet with Other Drugs

    Licab 400 XL Tablet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan


      Licab 400 XL Tablet Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Licab 400 XL Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



      Frequently asked Questions about Licab 400 XL Tablet

      • Is this Licab 400 XL Tablet habit forming or addictive?


        Forming a habit of Licab 400 XL Tablet has not been reported.

        No
      • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


        No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Licab 400 XL Tablet as you may feel sleepy.

        Dangerous
      • Is it safe?


        Yes, Licab 400 XL Tablet is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
      • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


        Licab 400 XL Tablet has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

        Yes

      Licab 400 XL Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      • Interaction between Food and Licab 400 XL Tablet


        Taking Licab 400 XL Tablet with food is safe.

        Safe
      • Interaction between Alcohol and Licab 400 XL Tablet


        Consuming Licab 400 XL Tablet with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

        Severe


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      This medicine data has been created by -

      Vikas Chauhan

      B.Pharma, Pharmacy
      5 Years of Experience



      References

      US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lithium

      KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 447-450

      April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 783-784

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