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  • Lacosamide
    2 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    LACOSAMIDE TEVA
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    LACOSAMIDE TEVA

    Anticonvulsant. Lacosamide 50, 100, 150, 200 mg.
    F.C.TABS.: 14× 50mg
    56 ×100mg/150mg/200mg
    Dosage adjust. Individ accord. age and wt. of the pt.
    Adolesc. child. & adult. wt. ≥50 kg: As monother.-The usual initiat. dose is 50,100 mg ×2/d, the dose may be incr. every wk. by 50 mg (admin. twice dly.)  until you reach a mainten. dose between 100 mg and 300 mg×2/d.
    In comb. with other antiepileptics:
    The usual initiat. dose -50 mg ×2/d.
    The dose may be incr. every wk. by 50 mg(admin. twice dly.)  until you reach a mainten. dose between 100 mg and 200 mg ×2/d.
    Pts. ≥50 kg: Lacosamide tmt. with a single load.dose of 200 mg.  Starting ongoing mainten. dose 12 hrs. later.
    Child. & adolesc.<50 kg: depends on bdy.wt. See lit.
    Indicated as monother. and adjunct. ther. in the tmt. of partialonset seizures with/ without secondary generalization in pts. with epilepsy aged 4 yrs. and older.
    C/I: Hypersens.
    Pts. with 2nd or 3rd AV block.

    Vimpat
    Neopharm
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    Vimpat

    Anticonvulsant. Lacosamide 50, 100, 150, 200 mg.
    F.C. TABS: 14, 56×50,100,150,200 mg.
    Must be taken twice dly , recom. start.
    dose is 50 mg ×2 dly. should be incr. to
    an init. ther. dose of 100 mg ×2 dly
    after one week. Depend. on response,
    tolerab., the maint. dose can be further
    incr. by 50 mg ×2 dly every week, to a
    max. recom. dly dose of 400 mg (200
    mg ×2 dly).
    Adjunct. ther. in tmt. of part.-onset seiz. with/ without second. generaliz. in pts. with epilepsy aged 16 yrs and older.
    C/I: Hypersens., known 2nd , 3rd –deg.
    (AV) block.

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