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FYCOMPA: Oral tablet (2mg)

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Fycompa 2mg Tablet

What is this Medicine?

PERAMPANEL (per AM pa nel) is used to treat certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for FYCOMPA: Oral tablet(2mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Fycompa 2mg Tablet

NDC: 628560272
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tonic-clonic Seizures, Partial Seizures

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Fycompa 2mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Fycompa 2mg Tablet

Decreased Memory Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drug Reaction With Eosinophilia And Systemic Symptoms (DRESS) Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elated Mood Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dysarthria Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Double Vision Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Incoordination Incidence:
1.0-8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Irritation Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Balance Problems Incidence:
3.0-47.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Irritability Incidence:
4.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
4.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
8.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
11.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hostility Incidence:
12.0-20.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
16.0-43.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Fycompa 2mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and FYCOMPA 2mg Tablet(Perampanel)
Alcohol and Perampanel(Perampanel)
You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Discuss any new or worsening side effects, such as confusion, dizziness, anger, or depression with your health care provider.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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