Levetiracetam Tablets IP. 250 mg
HOW TO USE LYSIPRIN TABLET
HOW LYSIPRIN TABLET WORKS
Lysiprin 250 Tablet suppresses the abnormal electrical activity in the brain. You can take it with or without food but try to take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit. The dose will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. Your doctor will advise the right dose for you. It is generally advised as a long-term treatment. You should continue taking it for as long as your doctor has told you to, even if you feel well. If you stop or miss doses your seizures could get worse.
Some common side effects of this medicine include dizziness, headache, infection, irritation, nasal congestion (stuffy nose), sleepiness, behavior changes, aggressive behavior, and decreased appetite. Side effects are more common during the first few weeks and usually lessen as your body gets used to the medicine. Most of these side effects do not need medical attention, but some of them can be serious. A small number of people being treated with this medicine have had thoughts of harming or killing themselves. Contact your doctor if your mood changes for the worse.
Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have kidney problems, depression, or suicidal thoughts and if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding. Your doctor may suggest regular blood tests to monitor your kidney function while taking this medicine.
USES OF LYSIPRIN TABLET
- Treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures
BENEFITS OF LYSIPRIN TABLET
In Treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures
SIDE EFFECTS OF LYSIPRIN TABLET
Common side effects of Lysiprin
- Decreased appetite
- Behavioural changes
- Aggressive behavior
- Nasal congestion (stuffy nose)
Monitor the baby for sleepiness and adequate weight gain.
However, a lower dose may be advised in patients with severe liver disease.