|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR is safe to use during lactation. \nHuman studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
|Depracort should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body. Do not stop using Depracort without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better. Can cause upset stomach, hair loss, weight gain, sleepiness, and tremor. It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery. Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Depracort, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness. Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
|Common Side Effect
|Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Hair loss, Weight gain, Liver function abnormal, Tremor.
|How to Use
|Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Depracort 500mg Tablet XR is to be taken with food.
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Depracort 500mg Tablet XR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Depracort 500mg Tablet XR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
|Mechanism of action
|Depracort 500mg Tablet XR is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.