Potiga Oral Tablet 200Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Potiga: Oral tablet (200mg)

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Potiga 200mg Tablet

What is this Medicine?

EZOGABINE (e ZOG a been) is used to control partial seizures in adults with epilepsy.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Potiga: Oral tablet(200mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Potiga 200mg Tablet

NDC: 001730812
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Potiga 200mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Potiga 200mg Tablet

Dry Mouth Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fluid Retention Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Unable To Speak Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blurred Vision Incidence:
2.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dysarthria Incidence:
2.0-8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Memory Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
3.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
4.0-16.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
4.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Double Vision Incidence:
6.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
6.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retinal Pigment Changes Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Discoloration Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
13.0-16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
15.0-27.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
15.0-32.0%*
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 Potiga 200mg 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 Potiga 200mg Tablet(Ezogabine)
Alcohol and Ezogabine(Ezogabine)
Generally, Ezogabine should not be taken with alcoholic beverages. Alcohol can increase the possibility of having a seizure. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking Ezogabine and Ethanol together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how Ezogabine affects you; do not drink alcoholic beverages and drive.
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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