Aptiom, also known as eslicarbazepine, is a medication used to treat seizure disorders. Eslicarbazepine is an anticonvulsant that can reduce the number of seizures you have. This drug works by decreasing nerve impulses that cause seizures and pain. Aptiom can be used alone or with other medications to treat seizures in adults and children who are at least 4 years old.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Aptiom include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of eslicarbazepine.
How should I store Aptiom?
You should store your medication in a cool environment between 68 to 77 degrees Fahrenheit. Be sure to safely store these drugs out of reach of children and pets. Make sure to throw away medicine that is out of date or no longer needed.