- Sodium Valproate
- Sodium Valproate–Valproic Acid
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Seaze* used for?
Generic for Seaze* (Lamotrigine) is an anti-epileptic medication prescribed to control seizures in people with epilepsy. Generic for Seaze* is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat seizures. It is also used to treat severe childhood epilepsy (Lennox–Gastaut syndrome) as well as prevent mood swings in adults with bipolar disorder. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Seaze*?
The dosage of Generic for Seaze* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Generic for Seaze* can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Seaze*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Seaze* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Seaze*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Seaze*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Seaze*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Seaze*
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Seaze*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Seaze* can interact with muscle relaxants, narcotic pain relievers, and other seizure medications.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Seaze*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Seaze* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Seaze* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Seaze* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Seaze* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Seaze* can cause side effects such as mild nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, blurred vision, headache, insomnia, and stuffy nose. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Seaze*
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Seaze*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Seaze* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Seaze*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Seaze*?
How will Generic for Seaze* work in my body?
How should Generic for Seaze* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Seaze* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Seaze* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.