Zeptol Tablets (Carbamazepine) by Life Pharmaceutical Company
Drug Category: Iminostillbene
Indication: Carbamazepine is primarily indicated in conditions like Aggression, Diabetes insipidus, Epilepsy, Mood disorder, Trigeminal neuralgia, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Prophylaxis of bipolar disorder.
Each Tablet contains:
- Carbamazepine……………………..….200mg/ 400mg
- Carbamazepine: Carbamazepine inhibits sustained repetitive firing by blocking use-dependent sodium channels. Pain relief is believed to be associated with blockade of synaptic transmission in the trigeminal nucleus and seizure control with reduction of post-tetanic potentiation of synaptic transmission in the spinal cord. Carbamazepine also possesses anticholinergic, central antidiuretic, antiarrhythmic, muscle relaxant, antidepressant (possibly through blockade of norepinephrine release), sedative, and neuromuscular-blocking properties.