Epitol

What If I Take an Overdose of Epitol?

People who take too much Epitol may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Irregular breathing or difficulty breathing
  • A rapid heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension) or high blood pressure (hypertension)
  • Shock
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Coma
  • Seizures
  • Restlessness
  • Twitching or shakiness
  • Unusual body movements or postures
  • Coordination problems
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea or vomiting.
     
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek medical attention immediately.
 
(Click Carbamazepine Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should It Be Stored?

Epitol should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Store Epitol in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Epitol as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose. Make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you miss any doses, especially if your Epitol blood levels are being monitored.
 
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