Treatment of seizures in epilepsy
Improvement of primary general tonic-clonic seizures
Improve partial epileptic seizures
Levetiracetam Bluepharma / Levetiracetam
What is Lutiracetam Bluefarma and how is it used?
Lutiracetam blofarma is an antiepileptic medicine. (A medicine used to treat seizures in epilepsy)
Lutiracetam Bluefarma is used in the following cases:
Alone in adults and adolescents 16 years of age and older who have recently been diagnosed with epilepsy, for the treatment of the onset of localized epileptic seizures (partial) with or without secondary generalized seizures.
As an adjunct to other antiepileptic drugs (adjunctive therapy) in treatment:
Attacks of partial epilepsy with or without generalization in adults, children, and infants one month and older:
- Myoclonic seizures in patients 12 years of age and older in adolescent myoclonic epilepsy
- Primary general tonic-clonic seizures in patients 12 years of age and older with unknown generalized epilepsy (generalized idiopathic).
Myoclonic seizures in patients 12 years of age and older in adolescent myoclonic epilepsy
Primary general tonic-clonic seizures in patients 12 years of age and older with unknown generalized epilepsy (generalized idiopathic).
Talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse before taking Lutiracetam Bluefarma. If you suffer from kidney problems, follow your doctor’s instructions. Your doctor will decide if you need to adjust the dose.
If you notice any growth retardation or premature puberty in your child, please tell your doctor. If you notice any growth retardation or premature puberty in your child, please tell your doctor.
Few people treated with antiepileptic drugs, such as lutiracetam blofarma, have had thoughts of self-harm or suicide. If you have any symptoms of depression or suicidal thoughts, please tell your doctor immediately.
Driving and using machines
Lutiracetam Bluefarma may interfere with your ability to drive or use any tools or machines, as it may cause you to feel drowsy. This happens at the beginning of treatment or when the dose is increased. You should not drive or use machines until it is clear that your ability to perform such activities has not returned to normal.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medication. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine. Lutiracetam bluefarma should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary, the potential risk to the unborn child is unknown. Animal studies have shown that Lutiracetam bluefarma has adverse effects on fertility in higher doses than those required to control seizures. Breastfeeding is not recommended during treatment with this medicine.