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Levipil XR 750 Tablet

Product Of Sun Pharma

Composition:

Levetiracetam (750mg)

Pack of 10 tablet

162.67

MRP ₹182.78

11% OFF

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All Details About Levipil XR 750 Tablet

Find out detailed description, uses, directions of use, side effects, warnings and precautions, frequently asked questions about Levipil XR 750 Tablet

Description:

Levipil Xr Tablet contains Levetiracetam. It is used to treat epilepsy (fits). It can be used on its own or in combination with other medications. It works to prevent seizures as long as you keep taking it. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Before starting this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history

Uses:

In Treatment of Epilepsy/Seizures
Levipil XR 750 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called anticonvulsants (or anti-epileptics). It works by slowing down electrical signals in the brain which cause seizures (fits). This medicine can be used to control various types of seizures—myoclonic, partial-onset, and primary generalized tonic-clonic (or grand mal). It can also help reduce symptoms such as confusion, uncontrollable jerking movements, loss of awareness, and fear or anxiety. The medicine can allow you to do some activities that you would otherwise be forbidden or scared to do (such as swimming and driving). It can take a few weeks for this medicine to work (because the dose has to be increased slowly) and during this time you may still have seizures. You should continue taking it even if you feel well and are not having any seizures. Missing doses may trigger a seizure. Do not stop using this medicine until your doctor advises you.

Directions For Use:

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Levipil XR 750 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

Side Effects:

  • Sleepiness
  • Lack of energy
  • Infection
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Aggression
  • Nasal congestion
  • Decreased appetite
  • Irritability

Warning & Precautions:

Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have kidney problems, depression, or suicidal thoughts and if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding. Your doctor may suggest regular blood tests to monitor your kidney function while taking this medicine.

FAQs:

Q. Can the use of Levipil XR 750 Tablet cause sleepiness?
Yes, Levipil XR 750 Tablet can make you feel sleepy. Therefore, during the initial phase of treatment, avoid driving, operating machinery, working at heights, or participating in potentially dangerous activities until you know how this medicine affects you.

Q. Will the use of Levipil XR 750 Tablet affect my fertility?
Levipil XR 750 Tablet is not known to affect fertility in males or females. However, talk to your doctor if you are facing fertility issues during the treatment with this medicine.

Q. I have gained weight since I started taking Levipil XR 750 Tablet. Is it because of Levipil XR 750 Tablet? What should I do?
Weight gain is an uncommon side effect of Levipil XR 750 Tablet. However, the response may vary from person to person. To prevent weight gain you should take a healthy balanced diet, avoid snacking, cut down on high-calorie food items, include more vegetables and fruits in your diet, and exercise regularly. If you still have issues with your weight, consult your doctor.

Q. What should I do if I have missed a dose of Levipil XR 750 Tablet?
If you have missed a dose of Levipil XR 750 Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip it and take the next dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose, as this may increase the chance of side effects. If you are not sure what to do, you can contact your doctor.


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