Epilepsy Home > Sabril

Side Effects of Sabril

Just like any medicine, Sabril may cause side effects. However, the risk for very serious side effects, including permanent vision loss, is quite high with this medication. This is why Sabril is generally used as a "last resort."
Some of the most common Sabril side effects include but are not limited to:
  • Permanent vision loss
  • Fatigue
  • Drowsiness
  • Involuntary eye movements
  • Shakiness (tremors).
(Click Sabril Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions

Sabril may react with a few other medications (see Sabril Drug Interactions).

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Sabril if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Sabril Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation




Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.