LONAFEST 0.5MG TABLET . is used for the treatment of epilepsy in infants, children and adults. . is also used to treat status epilepticus (prolonged or repeated fits or seizures without any recovery between attacks).
Side Effects :
• drowsiness • dizziness • unsteadiness • problems with coordination • difficulty thinking or remembering • increased saliva • muscle or joint pain • frequent urination • blurred vision • changes in sex drive or ability SERIOUS SIDE-EFFECTS: • rash • hives • swelling of the eyes, face, lips, tongue, or throat • difficulty breathing or swallowing • hoarseness • difficulty breathing
LONAFEST 0.5MG TABLET Swallow the tablet whole, with a full glass of water.
LONAFEST 0.5MG TABLET work by their action on brain chemicals.
Pregnancy: should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed and the benefit outweighs the risk.
Alcohol: Do not drink alcohol. Driving: Can cause drowsiness, dizziness so do not drive and use machine until you know how this medicine affects you.
Kidney: Tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease. LIver: Tell your doctor if you have ever had liver disease.
. You should not take this medicine if you have narrow-angle glaucoma. . Tell your doctor if you have ever had: - porphyria (a genetic enzyme disorder that causes symptoms affecting the skin or nervous system). - asthma, bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)other breathing problems. - depression or suicidal thoughts or behaviour. - mental illness, psychosis, or addiction to drugs or alcohol. - if you use a narcotic (opioid) medication.
Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.