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Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition

OXCARBAZEPINE-600MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Product Details

About Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Oxetol XR 600 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.

Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's with or without food. The tablet form of Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed. Please do not stop taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor to avoid precipitating seizures. Do not take Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor. Avoid taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's while breastfeeding as it may cause side-effects in the breastfed babies. Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive if you are alert. Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's should not be given to children unless prescribed. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Epilepsy (fits)

Directions for Use

Take Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's with or without food. The tablet form of Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Like all medicines, Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's. Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these side-effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's if you are allergic to any of its contents. Inform your doctor before taking Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor to avoid precipitating seizures. Avoid intake of Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor. Nursing mothers should consult the doctor before using Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's as it may pass into the breast milk and affect the baby. Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's should not be given to children unless prescribed. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's as it could lead to increased dizziness and sleepiness. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience suicidal tendencies.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's as it may increase dizziness and sleepiness.

  • Pregnancy

    Avoid taking Oxetol XR 600 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.

  • Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    Oxetol XR 600 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.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's causes drowsiness, sleepiness and tiredness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Other Information (OXE0016)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's works by decreasing the nerve impulses that cause fits (seizures episodes) in the brain. Thereby helps in controlling seizures.

Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's without consulting your doctor. To treat your condition effectually continue taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's for as long as prescribed. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you feel any difficulty while taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's; your doctor will reduce the dose gradually to avoid precipitating seizures.

Consult your doctor before taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's only if the benefits outweigh the risks. If you are planning for pregnancy, use contraception while taking Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's.

Oxetol XR 600 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.

Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's.

Oxetol XR 600 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 Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

Oxetol XR 600 Tablet 10's

MRP: 214.00

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