Biproate 500 mg (Sodium Valproate Valproic Acid) is an anti convulsant and anti epilepsy medicine which is used to control seizures and fits
BIPROATE TABLET CR SIDE EFFECTS
- Weight gain
- Loss of appetite
- Swelling of gums
- Hair loss
- Liver injury
HOW TO USE BIPROATE TABLET CR
Take this medicine in the dose as advised by your physician. Swallow it whole and do not chew, crush or break it. Biproate 500 Tablet CR is to be taken with food so that one can avoid acid reflux and this will help to avoid stomach upset.
HOW BIPROATE TABLET CR WORKS
Biproate 500 (Sodium Valproate Valproic Acid) Tablet CR is a combination of two antiepileptic medicines: Sodium Valproate and Valproic Acid. They work together to control seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
BIPROATE TABLET CR RELATED WARNINGS
Biproate 500 Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness or sleepiness with alcohol.
Biproate 500 (Sodium Valproate Valproic Acid) Tablet CR is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Biproate 500 Tablet CR 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.
Biproate 500 Tablet CR may make you feel sleepy, tired, or decrease in alertness. If this happens we recommend you not to drive.
Biproate 500 Tablet CR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney ailments. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Biproate 500 Tablet CR may not be required in these patients. Please consult your phisician.
However, talk to your physician if you have any underlying kidney ailments.
Biproate 500 Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with liver dailments. Dose adjustment of Biproate 500 Tablet CR may be required in such cases. Please consult your physician.
Use of Biproate 500 Tablet CR is not recommended in patients with severe liver ailments and active liver ailments.