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Zonisamide- Drug Detail Profile

Category of DrugZonisamide is a  Anticonvulsants/Antiepileptics drug
Mechanism of Action 
IndicationsZonisamide is used for 
1. Add-on in partial seizures
2. Primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures
3. Myoclonic epilepsy
4. Absence seizures
5. LGS
6. Infantile spasms.
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
 
Available dosage forms1.  CAPSULES
2. TABLETS
Dose 
Contraindications 
Precautions Pregnancy
Adverse Effects1. Drowsiness
2.Anorexia
3.Ataxia
4.Fatigue
5. Photosensitivity
6.Cognitive effects- reversible psychic effects
7. Weight loss
8. Renal stones
Pregnancy Category C

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