Vimpat Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Vimpat: Oral tablet (100mg)

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Vimpat 100mg Tab
UCB Pharma Inc
Pill Identification: SP  |  100
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Vimpat 100mg Tab
UCB Pharma Inc
Pill Identification: SP  |  100

What is this Medicine?

LACOSAMIDE (la KOE sa mide) is used to control seizures caused by certain types of epilepsy.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Vimpat: Oral tablet(100mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Vimpat 100mg Tablet

NDC: 001312478
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Partial Seizures

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Vimpat 100mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_16168.JPG
UCB Pharma Inc
Pill Identification: SP  |  100
Shape: oval
Color: yellow
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UCB Pharma Inc
Pill Identification: SP  |  100
Shape: oval
Color: yellow

Reported Side Effects for Vimpat 100mg Tablet

Heart Block Incidence:
0.4-0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Irregular Heart Rate Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Fast Eye Movements Incidence:
2.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
2.0-16.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
3.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
3.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
4.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Incoordination Incidence:
4.0-15.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
5.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Double Vision Incidence:
6.0-16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
6.0-25.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
6.0-16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
7.0-17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
7.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
11.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
16.0-53.0%*
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.
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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