Trileptal is employed for treating some types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. It could possibly be used alone or perhaps in conjunction with other medicines. Trileptal is definitely an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing abnormal nerve impulses inside brain.
Use Trileptal as directed through your doctor.
Ask your doctor any questions you could have regarding how to work with Trileptal.
Store Trileptal at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store far from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Trileptal out from the reach of youngsters and far from pets.
Active Ingredient: Oxcarbazepine.
All medicines could potentially cause side effects, but some people have no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
Check together with your doctor if these most common unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Acne; constipation; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; headache; indigestion; nausea; stomach pain; tiredness; tremor; sleep problems; unusual walk; vomiting.
Seek medical assistance without delay if any of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness within the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); blood in stool; chest pain; dark urine; decreased urination; difficulty speaking; double vision, modifications in vision, or involuntary eye movement; dulled feeling of touch; fever, chills, or sore throat; joint pain; lack of coordination; low sodium levels (nausea; general body discomfort; headache; deficiency of energy; confusion; decreased consciousness; increased frequency or seriousness of seizures); mental/mood changes; nosebleed; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; seizures; stomach pain; suicidal thoughts or actions; swollen lymph nodes; trouble walking; uncontrolled muscle movements; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual weakness; yellowing of the skin or eyes.
This is not a total listing of all negative effects that could occur. If you might have questions on unwanted effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Trileptal if:
Some medical ailments may interact with Trileptal. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist in case you have any health conditions, in particular when any in the following affect you:
Some medicines may connect to Trileptal. Tell your medical provider if you might be taking any other medicines, especially any in the following:
This is probably not a complete list of all interactions that could occur. Ask your health care provider if Trileptal may talk with other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider prior to starting, stop, or affect the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days