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Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

ARISTO PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED

Pack Of

10 TabletS

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Product Details

About Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called anti-convulsants or anti-epileptics used to treat epilepsy/seizures/fits. Epilepsy is a sudden rush of electricity in the brain. In epilepsy the brain's electrical rhythms become imbalanced, resulting in recurrent seizures. In patients with seizures, the typical brain electrical pattern is disrupted by sudden bursts of electrical impulse that affect an individual’s consciousness, movements or sensations.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's works by reducing the attacks of seizures or epilepsy by decreasing the nerve impulses that cause fits. Thereby helps in controlling seizures. In epilepsy the brain's electrical rhythms become imbalanced, resulting in recurrent episodes. In patients with seizures, the typical brain electrical pattern is disrupted by sudden bursts of electrical impulse that affect an individual’s consciousness, movements or sensations.

Take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's with or without food. The tablet form of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should be swallowed as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew, or break the tablet. The liquid form of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should be taken by mouth using the measuring cup provided by the pack; shake the container well before each use. You are advised to take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as dizziness, sleepiness, tiredness, headache, nausea, vomiting, double vision, stomach pain, diarrhoea or constipation, and weakness. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

To treat your condition effectually, continue taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed. Please do not stop taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor to avoid precipitating seizures. Do not take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor. Avoid taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's while breastfeeding as it may cause side-effects in the breastfed babies. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive if you are alert. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should not be given to children unless prescribed. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's as it could lead to increased dizziness and sleepiness. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience suicidal tendencies. Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and medicines to rule out any side-effects.

Uses of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Epilepsy (fits)

Medicinal Benefits

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medicines called anti-convulsants or anti-epileptics. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's is used to treat epilepsy/seizures/fits. Epilepsy is a sudden rush of electricity in the brain. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's works by decreasing the nerve impulses that cause fits and pain thereby controlling seizures. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's is used alone or in combination to treat and prevent partial seizures in adults. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's may be used as sole therapy in treating and preventing seizures in children above 4 years or is used in combination in children above 2 years. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's does not cause dependence or tolerance. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's may be used off-label to treat migraine or bipolar disorder.

Directions for Use

Take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's with or without food. The tablet form of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should be swallowed as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew, or break the tablet. The liquid form of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should be taken by mouth using the measuring cup provided by the pack; shake the pack well before each use. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Like all medicines, Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. Dizziness, sleepiness, tiredness, headache, nausea, vomiting, double vision, stomach pain, diarrhoea or constipation, and weakness are the common side-effects of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's. Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these side-effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you are allergic to any of its contents. Inform your doctor before taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you have or had heart problems, kidney and liver problems, if you have low levels of sodium in blood or if you are taking medicines that could lower the levels of sodium in the blood, or if you are using hormonal contraceptives. Do not stop taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor to avoid precipitating seizures. Avoid intake of Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor. Nursing mothers should consult the doctor before using Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's as it may pass into the breast milk and affect the baby. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should not be given to children unless prescribed. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's as it could lead to increased dizziness and sleepiness. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience suicidal tendencies.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's as it may increase dizziness and sleepiness.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    Avoid taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you are pregnant unless prescribed by a doctor. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this, your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's should not be taken by breastfeeding mothers as it passes into breast milk and could lead to side-effects for breastfed babies.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's causes drowsiness, sleepiness and tiredness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with liver impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • A ketogenic diet (low in carbohydrates and high in fats) is recommended for children with epilepsy. This diet helps in utilizing fat instead of glucose for the generation of energy.
  • Atkins diet (high fay and controlled carbohydrates) is recommended for adolescents and adults.
  • Exercising regularly helps in maintaining weight and improving overall health. 
  • Rest well, get plenty of sleep.
  • Avoid smoking and alcohol consumption.
  • Meditation and yoga can help lower the stress, decrease pain sensitivity and improves coping skills.
  • Have a seizure response plan, help those around you know what to do.
  • Prepare your living area; small changes may help in reducing the risk of physical injury during a seizure.
  • Understand what triggers seizures and try reducing or avoiding them.
  • Please pay attention to overall health as it can help in reducing seizure activity.
  • Install an alarm or emergency device to get assistance during a seizure attack.

Other Information (OLE0055)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Epilepsy: Epilepsy is a sudden rush of electricity in the brain. It is a disorder of the nervous system which occurs sue to disturbed nerve cell activity in the brain. Seizures are of two types: generalized and partial seizures. Generalized seizures affect the entire brain, whereas partial seizures affect only a part of the brain. Seizures can cause uncontrollable muscle twitches and spasms. Stronger seizures may cause people to become confused or unconscious. Possible causes include high fever, trauma, genetic disorder, brain injury or stroke.

FAQs

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's works by decreasing the nerve impulses that cause fits (seizures episodes) in the brain. Thereby helps in controlling seizures.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's causes dizziness, sleepiness and tiredness. So, drive only if you are alert and omit driving or operating machinery if you feel dizzy or sleepy.

Do not discontinue Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor. To treat your condition effectually continue taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's for as long as prescribed. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you feel any difficulty while taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's; your doctor will reduce the dose gradually to avoid precipitating seizures.

Consult your doctor before taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's only if the benefits outweigh the risks. If you are planning for pregnancy, use contraception while taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's may cause weight gain, so try to maintain a healthy weight (BMI between 18.5-24.9) by following a healthy diet and exercising regularly.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's may cause agitation or mood changes. Talk to your doctor if you experience any changes in mood, behaviour, or emotions while taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's may cause low sodium levels in the blood. This could lead to confusion, reduced concentration, vision problems, nausea, vomiting or worsening of seizures. Regular monitoring of sodium levels is advised while taking Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Mercantile Chamber, 3rd Floor, 12, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400 001, India.

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

Oleptal-Od 900mg Tablet 10's

MRP: 366.00

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