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Primidone

Primidone Information

Primidone Benefits & Uses - Primidone Benefits & Uses in English

Primidone is used to treat the following -

Primidone Dosage & How to Take - Primidone Dosage & How to Take in English

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 Primidone - Primidone Active Ingredients in English

Primidone

Primidone Side Effects - Primidone Side Effects in English

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Primidone is used -

  1. ऊंघना
  2. त्वचा का लाल होना
  3. मतली या उलटी
  4. सिरदर्द दुर्लभ
  5. कब्ज दुर्लभ (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)
  6. अस्थिरता
  7. बेचैनी
  8. खांसी दुर्लभ (और पढ़ें - खांसी के लिए घरेलू उपाय)
  9. वर्टिगो दुर्लभ
  10. एडिमा दुर्लभ
  11. ओर्थोस्टैटिक हाइपोटेंशन (खड़े होने पर अचानक रक्तचाप कम होना)
  12. चक्कर आना सामान्य (और पढ़ें - चक्कर आने पर करें ये घरेलू उपाय)

Primidone Related Warnings - Primidone Related Warnings in English

Is the use of Primidone safe for pregnant women?

Primidone may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Primidone again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Primidone safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Primidone on the Kidneys?

Primidone may have mild side effects on the kidney. Most people will never see any effect on the kidney.

Mild

What is the effect of Primidone on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Primidone on liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Primidone on the Heart?

Primidone is not harmful for heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Primidone with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Primidone with Other Drugs in English

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

Primidone Contraindications - Primidone Contraindications in English

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

Frequently asked Questions about Primidone - Frequently asked Questions about Primidone in English

Is this Primidone habit forming or addictive?

Yes, Primidone has been known to be addictive. Take it only as your doctor's recommendation.

हाँ

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Primidone works for mental disorders.

हाँ

Primidone Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Primidone Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Primidone

Taking Primidone with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Primidone

Consuming Primidone with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Mysoline® (primidone)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 413