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Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Phenobarbital Phenytoin

Prescription Required

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Manufactured by: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Phenobarbital Phenytoin

Prescription Required

1 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल ही में खरीदा

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Tablet Pack Size: 10 NOS

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Phenytal Information

Phenytal Benefits & Uses

Phenytal is used to treat the following -

Phenytal 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 Phenytal


Phenytal Side Effects

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

Phenytal Related Warnings

Is the use of Phenytal safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Phenytal, before that take doctor advice regarding how to use. If you don't do same then it will cause harmful effects on your health.

Is the use of Phenytal safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Phenytal. Immediately discontinue Phenytal if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor says it is safe for you.

What is the effect of Phenytal on the Kidneys?

Phenytal is rarely harmful for [Organ].

What is the effect of Phenytal on the Liver?

Phenytal may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

What is the effect of Phenytal on the Heart?

Side effects of Phenytal rarely affect the [Organ].

Severe Interaction of Phenytal with Other Drugs

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

Phenytal Contraindications

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

Is this Phenytal habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Phenytal.

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Phenytal. So it is best to avoid driving.

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Phenytal only as per your doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, in many cases, taking Phenytal can help with mental disorders.

Phenytal Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Phenytal

Taking Phenytal with food can create severe side effects. Discuss this with your doctor.

Interaction between Alcohol and Phenytal

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Phenytal as it can have severe side effects.

Phenytal से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 11 months पहले

What is Phenytal?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

Phenytal is a brand name of phenobarbital (Phenobarbitone) and it comes in form of a tablet, injection, syrup, and oral drops. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as barbiturates (sedative & hypnotic). It is used mainly for the treatment of seizures and epilepsy. It is also used for the treatment of insomnia (sleeplessness). It is used off-label in the management of hyperbilirubinemia (high levels of bilirubin in the blood).

सवाल 6 months पहले

Does Phenytal cause constipation?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Phenytal can cause constipation in a few cases only. It is an uncommon side effect of this drug. The exact cause behind it is unknown. If you are experiencing constipation after taking this drug then try to take laxative such as Isabgol and eat less spicy highly fibrous food.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can Phenytal cause seizures?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

No, Phenytal 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 3 months पहले

Is Phenytal addictive?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Long-term use of Phenytal might result in psychological and physiological dependence (addiction). Hence its long-term use should be avoided.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can I discontinue Phenytal on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS, Other

No, Phenytal should not be discontinued without doctors advice because sudden discontinuation of this drug can cause withdrawal symptoms. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.


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