Fycompa should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
If you forget a dose of Fycompa, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
If you miss more than one day of the medication, contact your healthcare provider for instructions. You may need to be restarted on a lower amount and slowly increased back to your normal dose.
Fycompa is not the only treatment available for controlling partial-onset seizures. Several alternatives exist, including other anti-seizure medications (see Fycompa Alternatives).
Fycompa tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Fycompa 2 mg
- Fycompa 4 mg
- Fycompa 6 mg
- Fycompa 8 mg
- Fycompa 10 mg
- Fycompa 12 mg.
This medication is not currently available in generic form (see Generic Fycompa).