FAQs ABOUT ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP
What is ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP used for?
This medicine is used in the treatment of myoclonus which is a sudden, involuntary muscle jerk, shake or spasm that may be caused due to disturbance in the brain and nervous system.
Can ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP be used in patients with kidney problems?
ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP is not recommended for use in patients with severe kidney impairment. It should be used with caution in patients with renal insufficiency. Your doctor may adjust the dose based on the functioning of the kidney. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
How does ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP work?
ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP is a derivative of the neurotransmitter γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) which improves membrane stability and fluidity in the brain thereby restoring the neurotransmission via glutamatergic and cholinergic (ACh) receptors resulting in controlled movements.
Can ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP be used in pregnant women?
ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless advised by the doctor. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Can ENCETAM 500MG SYRUP be given to children?
This medicine is not recommended for use in children below 16 years of age. Your child’s doctor may prescribe a suitable medicine for your child. Consult your child’s doctor for advice.