This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as 6-alkylaminopurines. In this domain we are enlisted as one of the leading organizations, engaged in offering Phenytoin Sodium. It is a compound that contains an alkylamine group attached at the 6-position of a purine. We use finest quality chemical compounds, procured from trusted vendors to process this compound. Phenytoin Sodium is useful intermediate in the production of many other organic compounds. Also, this compound is used as building block for pharmaceuticals such as mucolytics, analgesics and bronchodilators.
Anticonvulsant phenytoin is used to prevent and control various types of seizures. Phenytoin, a hydantoin derivative, is one of the most widely prescribed anticonvulsants despite its narrow therapeutic index. Phenytoin is used to manage certain types of seizures and to treat and prevent seizures that may occur after or during brain or nervous system surgery. Phenytoin is an anticonvulsant medication. As a result, abnormal electrical activity in the brain is decreased.
How does it work:
Phenytoin is a medicine that is used to treat epilepsy. Trigeminal neuralgia is a type of nerve pain that arises in your face and can also be treated with it. The drug phenytoin also controls seizures. It works by preventing seizure activity from spreading in the brain.
How to use:
The medication is usually taken orally once a day in divided doses as directed by your doctor. When stomach upset occurs, you may take it with food. As a general rule, you should take this medication with a full glass of water unless otherwise directed by your doctor. Be sure to swallow the capsules whole. If the capsules are discolored, do not use them. This medication must be taken regularly in order to be effective. Taking your medicine on time is necessary to maintain a constant amount in your body.
Dosage of usage:
The usual dose of phenytoin to treat epilepsy in:
Serious side effects:
Warnings and precautions while using this product:
Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have any allergies before taking phenytoin or any other anti-seizure medication. The product may contain inactive ingredients that can trigger allergic reactions. Tell your doctor or pharmacist about your medical history, especially of: alcohol use, diabetes, liver disease, certain blood conditions, folate or vitamin B-12 deficiency. You may feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this drug. You should not drive, use machinery, or do anything that requires alertness until you are confident that it is safe.