Phenytoin Tablets

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  • Brand Name: Eptoin
  • Innovator Brand Name: Dilantin
  • API: Phenytoin Sodium
  • Packaging: Strip of 120 Tablets
  • Strength: 100 mg
  • Manufacturer Name: Abbott India Ltd.
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Uses of medication:

Phenytoin belongs to antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) which are used for the treatment of complex partial seizures and tonic-clonic people with epilepsy. This drug can either be used alone or in combination with other antiepileptic drugs.

The phenytoin tablets work by blocking the seizure activity in the body that reduces diseases and enhances the activity of the brain.

Dosage: The eptoin 100 mg drug is available in tablet as well as in injection form that is swallowed whole. Tablets shouldn’t be crushed, cracked, or chewed. The tab eptoin is taken with or without food at the same time every day.

The dosage of phenytoin tablets depends upon general health and severity of problems.

Treatment Reactions:

The treatment reactions of eptoin 100mg drug include:

  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Confusion
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Slurred speech
  • Confusion
  • Problem with coordination
  • Skin redness
  • Hives
  • Itchiness

Warnings and Precautions:

  • Before starting the treatment consult with your health care professional about allergy with any anti-seizure medications.
  • Consult with your doctor about having any medic medical history such as liver disease, diabetes, alcohol use, or certain blood conditions such as porphyria.
  • Do not drive after taking an eptoin tablet as it can cause drowsiness.
  • Do not consume alcohol as it can cause elevation of a drug in the blood.
  • Vitamin D supplements are necessary during phenytoin 100 mg uptake.
  • The eptoin 100mg is not recommended during pregnancy as it can cause severe damage to the unborn baby.
  • Do not breastfeed while taking eptoin 100 as it can pass through breast milk.

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Storage: Store the tablet at room temperature away from direct sunlight or moisture. Do not freeze the tablet. Place it away from the children.

Alternate Brands: The existing alternative brand of Eptoin tablet include:

  • Celetoin 100mg Tablet (Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
  • Epsolin 100mg Tablet (Cadila Healthcare Ltd)
  • EPILEP 100mg Tablet (Tasmed India (P) Limited)

Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps to connect buyers with suppliers who can ship EPTOIN Tablets worldwide as per the buyer’s requirement. The Indian Pharma offers the guarantee of quality as well as delivery for the EPTOIN Tablet.

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Conclusion: Phenytoin is effective in order to reduce the maximal activity of the brain stem centers responsible for the seizures.

Commonly Asked Questions

For what purpose eptoin tablet is used?

The tablet is used for the treatment of complex partial seizures and tonic-clonic people with epilepsy.

What is the common side effect of an eptoin tablet? 

Common side effects include drowsiness, headache, vomiting, nausea, skin rashes, itching, and swelling.

What contains an Eptoin tablet? 

The ech film-coated tablet contains 100 mg of phenytoin sodium.

What kind of drug Eptoin is? 

Eptoin 100 mg is an anti-seizure medication.

How should I take Eptoin 100 mg tablets? 

The tablets can be taken by mouth (orally).