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Laconext 50Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Lupin Ltd
Medicine composition: Lacosamide
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Being an anticonvulsant, Laconext 50Mg Tablet works by slowing the abnormal nerve impulses in the brain. It is used to treat partial-onset seizures in people.

If you have severe liver problems or allergies to any of the ingredients of Laconext 50Mg Tablet, then you should not take it. Let your doctor know if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding, if you’re taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, herbal medicines and diet supplements.

It is given in an injection form at the doctor’s office or clinic itself. If you are to use it at home, ask all the questions you need to, to the doctor and be sure of the proper procedure. Remember to never reuse needles and syringes. Never take a double dose of Laconext 50Mg Tablet, it is better that you skip it till the next time you take it. Do not stop taking the medicine suddenly as it can put you at an increased risk of having seizures.

These are some of the common side effects of Laconext 50Mg Tablet- weakness, vomiting, tiredness, blurred vision and drowsiness. More serious effects that need medical attention are suicidal thoughts, fainting, anxiety, chest pain and panic attacks.

In addition to its intended effect, Laconext 50Mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Double vision.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Joseiz 100mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Should not drive or operate machinery unless until they have become accustomed to any such effects associated with lacosamide.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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What are you using Laconext 50Mg Tablet for?
partial-onset seizures
How much was the improvement?
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 2 hours
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
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Popular Questions & Answers

My son is suffering from partial seizure from last 15 years. At the time he was suffered from hypoglycemia. Now he is taking medicine Zenoxa 450 twice a day Lacoset 100 twice a day But in the main time he lost consciousness for a second or 2 second. He does not fell on the ground. Pls suggest me.

General Physician, Jalgaon
Please For your son. Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily with relaxed mind Do pranayam and yoga daily Do meditation regularly Put some cow ghee drops in both nostrils and take deep breath, do it regularly Add Saraswatarishta 15 ml twice a day Reduce the dose of current medicine by 25 % Reconsult after 45 days.
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Hello sir/mam my mother has blood circulation problem. 16 years before she affected by this and went to unconsufdcious stage after that she does not affect but we have a one family doctor he told her to take tablets for life long.(zeptol 400 mg and lacosam 100 and trapex. She is taking this tablet (zeptol 400 mg) for past 16 year. And now she is affected by sugar and cholesterol and till now she is taking this tablets. If she take this for life long. Is it right ? Or future any side affects will occur or not. Pls help to take solution for this.

MBBS, MD, CCEBDM(diabetology), CCMTD(thyroid dissorders)
General Physician,
Hello sir/mam my mother has blood circulation problem. 16 years before she affected by this and went to unconsufdciou...
Hello. Your mother appears to be affected by a condition called epilepsy (most probably generalised tonic clonic siezure) which is going to remain there for life. As she is taking zeptol 400 (carbamazepine) regularly, it is the drug of choice for this condition too along with valproate and is quite safe too. This medicine is not the cause for diabetes and hyperchlesterolemia. But as she has already taken medications for more than 15 years with out occurance of single episode of convulsion and unconsiousness, now she can be tried for dose tapering or drug withdrawal. Please consult your physian for that and take proper medical advise with physical cheak up. Take care & be healthy.
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