Again, the low incidence of adverse effects is attributed to the absence of the epoxide metabolite in oxcarbazepine metabolism.
Certain seizure drugs decrease the level of oxcarbazepine in your body.
Oxcarbazepine was evaluated in human liver microsomes to determine its capacity to inhibit the major cytochrome P450 enzymes responsible for the metabolism of other drugs.
Hematologic and Lymphatic Systems aplastic anemia see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS. Seek medical treatment if you have a serious drug reaction that can affect many parts of your body.
Injury, Poisoning, and Procedural Complications fall. Figure 2 Kaplan-Meier Estimates of First Seizure Event Rate by Treatment Group. It is known that the pharmacological activity of oxcarbazepine occurs primarily through its 10-monohydroxy metabolite MHD. If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, call 911.
For use as monotherapy or adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures in adults with epilepsy and as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures in children ages 4-16 with epilepsy. It is very important to slowly taper off oxcarbazepine. Some conditions such as seizures may become worse when this drug is suddenly stopped.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Vaginal intercourse should be avoided when women have a yeast infection.
The decision to use any product other than one with the lowest VTE risk should be taken only after a discussion with the woman to ensure she understands the risk of VTE with Yasmin, how her current risk factors influence this risk, and that her VTE risk is highest in the first ever year of use.
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Coated Tablets, For Oral Use and Oral Suspension. In the case of oxcarbazepine there are no specific foods that you must exclude from your diet when receiving oxcarbazepine. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you become pregnant while taking oxcarbazepine.