Monotop 50mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:32 am

Monotop 50mg Tablet

Uses of Monotop 50mg Tablet

Monotop 50mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Seizures, Migraine Headache

Side effects of Monotop 50mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Monotop 50mg Tablet are – Cardiac Arrest, Chest Pain, Hot Flashes, Hypertension, Hypotension, Palpitations, Vasodilation, Breast Pain, Hyperglycemia, Abdominal Pain, Anorexia, Constipation, Diarrhea, Flatulence, Gastroenteritis, Hepatic Failure, Hepatitis, Indigestion, Nausea, Pancreatitis, Vomiting


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Monotop 50mg Tablet

Do not use Monotop 50mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Topiramate

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Monotop 50mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Monotop 50mg Tablet works

Monotop 50mg Tablet contains – Topiramate

Topiramate may block the spread of seizures by reducing the length and frequency of excitatory transmission. Topiramate increases the availability of the inhibitory neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid by blocking voltage-sensitive sodium channels. This action promotes the movement of chloride ions into neurons.

Dosage of Monotop 50mg Tablet

The dosage of Monotop 50mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Monotop 50mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Monotop 50mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Leptomate 50mg Tablet  ( La Renon Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. )

73.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Elto 50mg Tablet  ( Mayflower India )

81.45  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Nextop 50mg Tablet  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

110.90  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Topaz 50mg Tablet  ( Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

130.50  15 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- antihistamines, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, CNS depressants, opioid analgesics, skeletal muscle relaxants, tricyclic antidepressants: Additive CNS depression.

carbamazepine: Decreased blood topiramate level.

carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: Increased risk of renal calculus formation.

digoxin: Possibly decreased blood digoxin level.

ethinyl estradiol: Increased risk of breakthrough bleeding.

oral contraceptives: Increased risk of breakthrough bleeding, decreased contraceptive efficacy.

phenobarbital: Altered blood phenobarbital level.

phenytoin: Decreased blood level of topiramate.

probenecid: Possibly blocked renal tubular reabsorption of topiramate and decreased blood topiramate level.

valproic acid: Decreased blood levels of both drugs, increased risk of hyperammonemia.

Activity :- alcohol use: Additive CNS depression.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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