Disoval 250mg Tablet ER
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Q. Can I take birth control pills while taking Disoval?
Yes, Disoval does not have any effect on the working of birth control pills. However, contraceptives (birth control pills) may interfere with the working of Disoval and seizures may occur. It is important that you inform your doctor that you are using birth control pills. Your doctor will keep a track on your response to the treatment and monitor the Disoval levels in your blood levels.medicineDetail.readMore
Q. I am concerned because I have heard that Disoval causes hair loss. Is it true?
Disoval may cause thinning of hair, change of hair colour and even hair loss. If you are concerned talk to your doctor if it is possible to reduce the dose of Disoval. Your hair may regrow after either reducing your dose or switching to a different medicine.medicineDetail.readMore
Q. I have been taking Disoval for a year, and I did not have any episode of seizure during this time. For how long should I take it to cure my epilepsy completely?
Disoval does not cure your condition, it only prevents the seizures from occurring. Therefore, you will have to keep on taking it, maybe for years. Consult your doctor if face any problems while taking this medicine.
Q. I have gained weight after I started using Disoval. Is it because of this medicine? What should I do?
Yes, weight gain can occur with the use of Disoval. To control your weight, you should have a healthy balanced diet and exercise regularly. Talk to your doctor if you have any other concerns.
Q. Is it safe to take Disoval for long term?
Many patients can safely take Disoval for a long time. Rarely, long-term use of Disoval may weaken your bones, thereby increasing their chances of breaking easily (osteoporosis and osteopenia). If you are taking Disoval for a long time, get regular check ups done for bone health.medicineDetail.readMore
Q. What happens if I stop taking Disoval?
You should not stop taking Disoval suddenly. It should be discontinued gradually. Stopping it suddenly may increase the chances of recurrence of seizures. Always consult your doctor if you feel the need to stop taking this medicine.medicineDetail.readMore
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Disoval 250mg Tablet ER may be taken with or without food, preferably at the same time, each day. Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. If you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. Never skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Do not stop taking it abruptly without discussing it with your doctor, as it may increase seizure frequency.
Some of the common side effects of this medicine include headache, blurred vision, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, hair loss and diarrhea. It may also cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. This medicine may cause weight gain, and to control it, you should have a balanced diet and exercise regularly. Please consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or do not go away.
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Disoval 250mg Tablet ER
- Blurred vision
- Loss of appetite
- Hair loss
- Weight gain
- Double vision
- Impaired coordination
- Increased appetite
- Stomach pain
medicineDetail.safetyAdvice Disoval 250mg Tablet ER
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Disoval 250mg Tablet ER.
Disoval 250mg Tablet ER is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.medicineDetail.readMore
Disoval 250mg Tablet ER is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.medicineDetail.readMore
Disoval 250mg Tablet ER may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.medicineDetail.readMore
Disoval 250mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Disoval 250mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.<BR>However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.medicineDetail.readMore
Disoval 250mg Tablet ER is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.<BR>Use of Disoval 250mg Tablet ER is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.medicineDetail.readMore