Zonisep 100mg Capsule

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:20 am

Zonisep 100mg Capsule

Uses of Zonisep 100mg Capsule

Zonisep 100mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):


Side effects of Zonisep 100mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Zonisep 100mg Capsule are – Sleepiness, Decreased Appetite, Indigestion, Dizziness, Nausea, Vomiting, Agitation

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

Precautions while using Zonisep 100mg Capsule

Do not use Zonisep 100mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Zonisamide

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Zonisep 100mg Capsule.

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 Zonisep 100mg Capsule works

Zonisep 100mg Capsule contains – Zonisamide

Zonisamide may stop seizures and suppress their foci by blocking sodium channels and reducing voltage-dependent, inward currents from calcium channels. This action stabilizes neuronal membranes and suppresses synchronized neuronal hyperactivity.

Dosage of Zonisep 100mg Capsule

The dosage of Zonisep 100mg Capsule 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 Zonisep 100mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Zonisep 100mg Capsule, 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.

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Drug :- carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin, valproate: Possibly decreased blood zonisamide level.

CNS depressants: Additive CNS depressant effects.

Food :- grapefruit juice: Possibly decreased metabolism of zonisamide.

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.