Dicorate 500 TabDrug brand named Dicorate 500 Tab is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd and mainly contents the generic drug Divalproex.
Active Ingredients of Dicorate 500 TabDivalproex 500 mg
Can we use Dicorate 500 Tab during pregnencyPregnancy C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and wellcontrolled studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks
Can we use Dicorate 500 Tab during lactationLactation L4 There is positive evidence of risk to a breastfed infant or to breastmilk production but the benefits of use in breastfeeding mothers may be acceptable despite the risk to the infant eg if the drug is needed in a lifethreatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective
For what type of diseases Dicorate 500 Tab may be prescribedepilepsy migraine
What are the known Side Effects of Dicorate 500 TabNausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity
Precautions before taking Dicorate 500 TabTell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescriptionherbal products you may use especially of certain antidepressants egamitriptyline nortriptyline phenelzine certain benzodiazepines egclonazepam diazepam certain antibiotics carbapenems such as doripenem imipenem mefloquine other medications for seizure egcarbamazepine ethosuximide felbamate lamotrigine phenobarbitalphenytoin rufinamide topiramate rifampin vorinostat warfarinzidovudineLowdose aspirin as prescribed by your doctor for specific medical reasons such as heart attack or stroke prevention usually these dosages are 81325 milligrams per day should be continued Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are using aspirin for any reasonTell your doctor or pharmacist if you also take drugs that cause drowsiness such as antihistamines that cause drowsiness eg diphenhydramine medicine forsleep eg sedatives muscle relaxants narcotic pain relievers egcodeine psychiatric medicines eg phenothiazines such as chlorpromazine tranquilizersCheck the labels on all your medicines eg coughandcold products because they may contain ingredients that cause drowsiness Ask your pharmacist about the safe use of those productsThis drug may affect certain lab tests eg urine ketones Make sure laboratory personnel and your doctors know you use this medication
Significance of Dicorate 500 TabThis medication is an anticonvulsant prescribed for bipolar disorder epilepsy and to prevent migraine headache