Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:16 am

Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

Uses of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Seizures

Side effects of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

The most common side effects of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension are – Dizziness, Fatigue, Fever, Headache, Abnormal Vision, Abdominal Pain, Indigestion, Nausea, Vomiting, Rash


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

Precautions while using Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

Do not use Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension if you are allergic to – Oxcarbazepine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension.

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 Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension works

Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension contains – Oxcarbazepine

Oxcarbazepine may prevent or halt seizures by closing or blocking sodium channels in neuronal cell membrane. By preventing sodium from entering the cell, oxcarbazepine may slow nerve impulse transmission, thus decreasing the rate at which neurons fire.

Dosage of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

The dosage of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension 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 Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension

If you forget to take a dose of Trioptal 300mg/5ml Suspension, 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

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Alternate Brands

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

Interaction

Drug :- carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, valproic acid: Decreased blood oxcarbazepine level, possibly increased blood levels of phenobarbital and phenytoin.

felodipine, verapamil: Decreased blood levels of these drugs.

oral contraceptives: Decreased effectiveness.

Activity :- alcohol use: Possibly additive CNS depressant effects.

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

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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