EPILEP

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • EPILEP 10/10 SR TAB
  • Dosage:
  • 200/200;MG
  • Pharmaceutical form:
  • SR TAB
  • Composition:
  • 10/10
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • EPILEP 10/10 SR TAB
    India
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Central Drugs Standard Control Organization
  • Last update:
  • 09-08-2016

30-7-2018

ANSES recommends that certain populations avoid the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin

ANSES recommends that certain populations avoid the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin

Under the national nutrivigilance scheme, reports of adverse effects likely to be associated with the consumption of food supplements containing melatonin have been brought to the attention of ANSES. A retrospective analysis of these reports, combined with the considerable level of consumption of this type of supplement, led ANSES to conduct an assessment of the potential health risks. In its Opinion of February 2018, the Agency highlighted the existence of populations and situations at risk, for which t...

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

25-6-2018

FDA approves first drug comprised of an active ingredient derived from marijuana to treat rare, severe forms of epilepsy

FDA approves first drug comprised of an active ingredient derived from marijuana to treat rare, severe forms of epilepsy

FDA approved Epidiolex (cannabidiol) oral solution, the first drug comprised of an active ingredient derived from marijuana, to treat two rare and severe forms of epilepsy.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-4-2018

Two lots of the epilepsy drug Primidone recalled because of high levels of lead, which may pose serious health risks

Two lots of the epilepsy drug Primidone recalled because of high levels of lead, which may pose serious health risks

Health Canada is advising Canadians that AA Pharma Inc. is voluntarily recalling two lots of Primidone tablets because they contain high levels of lead. The company has indicated that only the lots identified below are affected by this issue.

Health Canada

10-8-2017

Bravecto® may cause convulsions in dogs on rare occasions

Bravecto® may cause convulsions in dogs on rare occasions

The European Medicines Agency has reviewed the adverse events of Bravecto®, a veterinary medicine used to treat flea and tick infestations in dogs. The conclusion is that the medicine may on very rare occasions cause convulsions in dogs – primarily in dogs with pre-existing epilepsy.

Danish Medicines Agency

17-10-2014

PRAC recommends strengthening the restrictions on the use of valproate in women and girls

PRAC recommends strengthening the restrictions on the use of valproate in women and girls

The EMA’s Pharmacovigilance and Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) recommends strengthening the restrictions on the use of the antiepileptic valproate due to the risk of malformations and developmental problems in children exposed to valproate in the womb.

Danish Medicines Agency

3-1-2012

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 15 December 2011

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 15 December 2011

Among the topics covered in this issue of Danish Pharmacovigilance Update are: Atomoxetine (Strattera®) and the risk of increased blood pressure and heart rate, increased suspicion of risk of congenital malformations with the antiepileptic topiramate (Topimax® and others), and new recommendations for the antidepressant escitalopram.

Danish Medicines Agency

9-9-2011

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 18 August 2011

Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, 18 August 2011

Among the topics covered in this issue are Vimpat® 15mg/ml syrup (lacosamide) for treatment of epilepsy, which is recalled due to a quality defect and Nplate® (romiplostim), which could increase the risk of disease progression in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS).

Danish Medicines Agency

17-8-2018

Scientific guideline:  Draft guideline on clinical investigation of medicinal products in the treatment of epileptic disorders - Revision 3, draft: consultation open

Scientific guideline: Draft guideline on clinical investigation of medicinal products in the treatment of epileptic disorders - Revision 3, draft: consultation open

The present document is a third revision of the existing guideline. It should be considered as general guidance on the development of medicinal products for the treatment of epileptic disorders and should be read in conjunction with other EMA and ICH guidelines, which may apply to these conditions and patient populations. The main changes to the existing guideline include incorporation of the new classification / definitions of seizure types and epilepsies, the acceptance of add-on studies in support o...

Europe - EMA - European Medicines Agency