ABOUT THE DRUG:
Oxcarbamazepine is an anticonvulsant or an anti-epileptic drug. It is available under different trade names in different nations, one of which is Oxcarb (made by Cipla, India).
USES OF THE DRUG:
Oxcarbazepine is an anti convulsant or anti epileptic drug. This medication reduces nerve impulses that induce seizures. Oxcarbazepine is prescribed primarily for the treatment of partial seizures in both adults and children who are at least 2 years and above. There are wide array of antiepileptic drugs are available in the market in order to treat the condition and this is one of the most recommended drugs given in epilpsy.
WORKING OF THE DRUG:
The drug contains Oxcarbamazepine as an active ingredient which blocks the voltage dependent sodium and calcium channels and increases the concentration of neurotransmitters. It reduces the neurons hyperactivity and restores the normal balance in brain. It decreases the pain induced by neurons. It is a second line treatment for bipolar and manic disorder.
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