COMPLEX EPILEPSY, COMPLEX-PARTIAL
NEUROPATHIC PAIN, Trigeminal Neuralgia
Incidence more frequent:
Clumsiness or unsteadiness; continuous, uncontrolled, back-and-forth and/or rolling eye movements
Incidence less frequent:
Depression, irritability, or other mood or mental changes; loss of memory Rare:
Cough or hoarseness; fever or chills; lower back or side pain; painful or difficult urination Symptoms of overdose:
Diarrhea; double vision; drowsiness; sluggishness; slurred speech
Dosage is usually not more than 3600 mg a day.
Comes in 100mg, 300mg, 600mg
Capsules, Tablets, Oral Solution
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