Trileptal can be used for treating certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. It could be used alone or perhaps conjunction with other medicines. Trileptal is surely an anticonvulsant. It works by slowing abnormal nerve impulses in the brain.
Use Trileptal as directed by your doctor.
Ask your medical provider questions you could have about how precisely 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 faraway from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Trileptal out of your reach of youngsters and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Oxcarbazepine.
All medicines could cause side effects, but a majority of people have no, or minor, unwanted effects.
Check with your doctor if all of these most frequent side effects persist or become bothersome:
Acne; constipation; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; headache; indigestion; nausea; stomach pain; tiredness; tremor; sleep problems; unusual walk; vomiting.
Seek medical assistance right away if any of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); blood in stool; chest pain; dark urine; decreased urination; difficulty speaking; double vision, changes in vision, or involuntary eye movement; dulled feeling of touch; fever, chills, or sore throat; joint; decrease 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 of the skin or eyes.
This is not a total list of all negative effects that may occur. If you have questions regarding unwanted side effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Trileptal if:
Some medical conditions may connect to Trileptal. Tell your doctor or pharmacist when you have any health concerns, in particular when any in the following apply to you:
Some medicines may connect to Trileptal. Tell your health care provider if you're taking every other medicines, especially any in the following:
This may not be a complete listing of all interactions that could occur. Ask your health care provider if Trileptal may talk with other medicines that you just take. Check with your doctor prior to starting, stop, or alter the dose associated with a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.