Generic Name: Namenda
What is Namenda?
They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet. If you do not understand the instructions on the bottle, ask your doctor or pharmacist for help. Your doctor will decide how much Mysoline you need to take. If it is less than 6 hours to the next dose, skip the dose you have missed and take your next dose at the usual time.
Do not take a double dose to make up for the dose that you missed. If you have trouble remembering when to take your medicine, ask your pharmacist for some hints. Tell any other doctors, dentists and pharmacists who are treating you that you are taking Mysoline. If you go into hospital, please tell medical staff you are taking Mysoline.
Generic Name: primidone PRIM-i-done Brand Name: MysolineTreating and preventing seizures. It may be taken alone or with other medicines. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Mysoline. Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur.
Ask your health care provider if Mysoline may interact with other medicines that you take. All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Store away from heat, light, and moisture.
How should I take Namenda?
The CNS depressant effect of MYSOLINE is additive to those of other CNS depressants such as alcohol, opiates and barbiturates. The above interactions are potentially clinically significant. PREGNANCY AND LACTATION Pregnancy There have been reports of congenital abnormalities, including congenital heart disease, cleft palate and conditions associated with maternal folate deficiency, in infants born of epileptic mothers treated with primidone. MYSOLINE is not recommended during pregnancy see WARNINGS.
Withdrawal symptoms may occur in the newly born whose mothers have received MYSOLINE during late pregnancy. Long-term MYSOLINE therapy can be associated with decreased serum folate levels. As folic acid requirements are also increased during pregnancy, regular screening of patients at risk is advised, and treatment with folic acid should be considered.
What should I avoid while taking Namenda?
Precautions: Tell your doctor your medical history, especially about: liver disease, lung disease, kidney disease, porphyria a blood disorderany allergies. Use caution when drinking alcoholic beverages because it may add to the drowsiness effect caused by primidone. Use caution performing tasks requiring alertness such as driving or using machinery because this drug often causes drowsiness.
This drug is not recommended for use during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before using this drug. This drug is excreted into breast milk, although its effects on a nursing infant are unknown.
Namenda side effects
The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Dorzolamide is combined with Primidone. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Drotebanol is combined with Primidone.
The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Dyclonine is combined with Primidone. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Enflurane is combined with Primidone.
The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Entacapone is combined with Primidone.
Common Namenda ide effects may include:
Generic name of Generic Mysoline is Primidone.
You should always consult your doctor or other healthcare professional before taking any medication.
This side effect may require you to undergo regular follow up checks by your doctor.
The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Fluspirilene is combined with Primidone.
The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Fluspirilene is combined with Primidone. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Fospropofol is combined with Primidone. The risk or severity of adverse effects can be increased when Gabapentin is combined with Primidone.
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MYSOLINE may cause other serious side effects including: Sleepiness that can be severe, especially when you first start taking MYSOLINE.