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Nytoin

Nytoin Information

Nytoin Benefits & Uses

Nytoin is used to treat the following -

  1. Epilepsy Primary
  2. मिर्गी
  3. Insomnia

Nytoin 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 Nytoin

Phenobarbital

Nytoin Side Effects

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

Nytoin Related Warnings

Is the use of Nytoin safe for pregnant women?

Nytoin can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Nytoin, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Nytoin safe during breastfeeding?

Nytoin may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Nytoin on the Kidneys?

Nytoin rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Nytoin on the Liver?

Nytoin has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Nytoin on the Heart?

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

Mild

Severe Interaction of Nytoin with Other Drugs

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

Nytoin Contraindications

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

Is this Nytoin habit forming or addictive?

You may get addicted to Nytoin. Therefore, before taking it, consult your doctor.

Yes

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Nytoin should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, Nytoin is useful in treating mental disorders.

Yes

Nytoin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Nytoin

You can take Nytoin with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Nytoin

Taking alcohol with Nytoin 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