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Dicorate 500 Tab

Drug brand named Dicorate 500 Tab is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd and mainly contents the generic drug Divalproex.
Package: 10

Active Ingredients of Dicorate 500 Tab

Divalproex 500 mg

Can we use Dicorate 500 Tab during pregnency

Pregnancy 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 lactation

Lactation 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 prescribed

epilepsy migraine

What are the known Side Effects of Dicorate 500 Tab

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Dicorate 500 Tab

Tell 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 Tab

This medication is an anticonvulsant prescribed for bipolar disorder epilepsy and to prevent migraine headache

06.03.2013. 02:42