Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Felbamate purchase.
Read drug prescription
It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Felbamate before taking it.
Felbamate is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for seizures.
Felbamate indicationsFelbamate is an anticonvulsant, prescribed for seizures. It works by decreasing abnormal activity in the brain.
Felbamate contraindicationContraindicated in patients with blood dyscrasia, liver dysfunction, and hypersensitivity.
Felbamate dosageAdults (14 years of age and over)- PO- The recommended dose is 1,200 mg/day in 3 or 4 divided doses; increase in 600 mg increments every 2-week to 2,400mg/day and then 3,600 mg/day if indicated.
Felbamate usageIt comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food three or four times a day.
Felbamate precautionsCaution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney or liver problems, mental illness, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or double vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking Felbamate.
Patient may develop with increased risk of suicidal thoughts.
Monitor liver function tests and complete blood cell counts regularly while taking Felbamate.
Felbamate side effectsMost Common - Loss of appetite, vomiting, nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and headache.
Body as a Whole - Fatigue, decreased weight and face swelling.
Central Nervous System - Sleeplessness and anxiety.
Skin - Pimples and rash.
Gastrointestinal - Indigestion, constipation, diarrhea and increased SGPT.
Metabolic - Decrease in blood minerals.
Respiratory - Upper respiratory tract infection and nose inflammation.
Eye - Double vision and ear inflammation.
Genitourinary - Abnormal vaginal bleeding and urinary tract infection.
Felbamate warningAvoid excess dosage.
Felbamate storage conditionsStore it at controlled room temperature (20-25°C).
Compare prices at online shops
Prices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Felbamate medicine in some well-known online stores.
There does not exist generic for this medicine.
ReviewsFollowing the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Felbamate, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Felbamate. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.
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Information checked by Dr. Shikha Narang, MD Pharmacology