Trileptal is employed for treating some types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. It could possibly be used alone or even in combination with other medicines. Trileptal is definitely an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing abnormal nerve impulses within the brain.
Use Trileptal as directed through your doctor.
Ask your health care provider questions you could have about how to make use of 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 of the reach of youngsters and far from pets.
Active Ingredient: Oxcarbazepine.
All medicines could cause unwanted side effects, but many people have no, or minor, unwanted effects.
Check along with your doctor if some of these most typical unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Acne; constipation; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; headache; indigestion; nausea; stomach pain; tiredness; tremor; sleep disorders; unusual walk; vomiting.
Seek medical help immediately if all of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness inside chest; swelling in 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 a sense touch; fever, chills, or sore throat; joint; lack of coordination; low sodium levels (nausea; general body discomfort; headache; not enough energy; confusion; decreased consciousness; increased frequency or severity 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 in the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete listing of all unwanted side effects that could occur. If you've questions about unwanted side effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Trileptal if:
Some health concerns may talk with Trileptal. Tell your physician or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, particularly if any in the following affect you:
Some medicines may interact with Trileptal. Tell your doctor if you happen to be taking every other medicines, especially any in the following:
This is probably not an entire report on all interactions which could occur. Ask your doctor if Trileptal may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your doctor before you start, stop, or alter the dose from a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.