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Phenobarbital + Phenytoin

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Information

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Benefits & Uses

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin is used to treat the following -

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin 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 Phenobarbital + Phenytoin

Phenobarbital
Phenytoin

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Phenobarbital + Phenytoin is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Skin Rash Moderate
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Vertigo translation missing: en.common
  6. Depression Moderate
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Photosensitivity
  9. Bronchospasm
  10. Angioedema Moderate
  11. Nystagmus (Involuntary Eye Movement)
  12. Double Vision
  13. Anemia translation missing: en.rare
  14. Peripheral Neuropathy translation missing: en.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

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Related Warnings

Is the use of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin safe for pregnant women?

Is the use of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin safe during breastfeeding?

What is the effect of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin on the Kidneys?

What is the effect of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin on the Liver?

What is the effect of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin on the Heart?

Severe Interaction of Phenobarbital + Phenytoin with Other Drugs

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

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Phenobarbital + Phenytoin 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 Phenobarbital + Phenytoin

Is this Phenobarbital + Phenytoin habit forming or addictive?

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

Is it safe?

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenobarbital + Phenytoin

Interaction between Alcohol and Phenobarbital + Phenytoin

Phenobarbital + Phenytoin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can Phenobarbital + Phenytoin help with alcohol withdrawal?

Dr. Prakash kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Phenobarbital + Phenytoin might help with severe alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Scientific evidence suggests that Phenobarbital + Phenytoin in combination with other drugs (benzodiazepines) might help with severe alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Since it is a prescription drug, you are advised not to take Phenobarbital + Phenytoin by yourself without consulting a doctor.

सवाल 19 days पहले

Can I take Phenobarbital + Phenytoin and xanax together?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

No, Phenobarbital + Phenytoin should not be taken along with Xanax (alprazolam). Taking these drugs together is more likely to increase the side effects of both of these medicines such as increased sedation (drowsiness). Hence, you are advised to avoid taking them together.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can Phenobarbital + Phenytoin cause seizures?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

No, Phenobarbital + Phenytoin does not cause seizures at regular doses. It may occur if this drug is stopped suddenly after taking it for longer duration in high doses due to its withdrawal from the body.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can Phenobarbital + Phenytoin cause liver damage?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Phenobarbital + Phenytoin causes liver damage (hepatotoxicity) if this drug is taken in higher doses. This effect is reversible in nature and the normal function of the liver is restored after discontinuation of this drug.

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does Phenobarbital + Phenytoin help with pain?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD, Pulmonology

No, Phenobarbital + Phenytoin does not help with pain because it is not a painkiller. It is a sedative & hypnotic agent which helps in inducing sleep and is used for the treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness).

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Md Saadullah
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B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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