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  • Epilim Syrup 5ml/200mg 300ml

Epilim Syrup 5ml/200mg 300ml

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Description
The name of your medicine is Epilim Syrup 200 mg/5ml. Epilim Syrup contains a medicine called sodium valproate. This belongs to a group of medicines called anti-convulsants or anti-epileptic agents. It works by helping to calm the brain down. Epilim Syrup is used to treat epilepsy (fits) in adults and children.
How to use
Adults (including the elderly): •The starting dose is 600 mg daily. Your doctor should gradually increase this dose by 200 mg every 3 days depending on your condition.• The usual dose is 1000-2000 mg (20-30 mg per kilogram of body weight) each day. •This may be increased to 2500 mg each day depending on your illness.
Precautions
Do not take Epilim Syrup and tell your doctor if: You are allergic (hypersensitive) to sodium valproate or any of the other ingredients of Epilim Syrup. Signs of an allergic reaction include: a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue. -You have liver problems, or you or your family have a history of liver problems