DISCERN TABLET SIDE EFFECTS
- Loss of appetite
- Hair loss
- Weight gain
- Liver function abnormal
HOW TO USE DISCERN TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose as advised by your physician. Swallow it whole and do not chew, crush it or break it. Discern 500 mg (Divalproex Sodium) Tablet is to be taken with food else one may face acid reflux.
HOW DISCERN TABLET WORKS
Discern 500 mg (Divalproex Sodium)Tablet is an anti epileptic medicine and it controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and hyper activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
DISCERN TABLET RELATED WARNINGS
Discern 500 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness if taken with alcohol.
Discern 500 mg Tablet is considered highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant negative effects on the fetus. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Discern 500 mg (Divalproex Sodium) Tablet is considered safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not mix into the breast milk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the new born.
Discern 500 mg Tablet may make you feel sleepy, tired or decrease in alertness may be experienced. If this happens we do not recommend you to drive.
Discern 500 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney ailments. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Discern 500 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your physician before taking this medicine.
Discern 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver ailment. Dose adjustment of Discern 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
WHAT IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF DISCERN TABLET?
If you miss a dose of Discern 500 mg Tablet, do not worry! take the missed dose as soon as possible, however, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule and ensure you do not double the dose.