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Dilantin Infatab Chewable

(Phenytoin Sodium)

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Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Pfizer
Scored Tablet (Chewable)
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Dilantin Infatab Chewable
50mg
100 Scored Tablet (Chewable)
$39.00
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What is Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium used for?

This medicine is used as an antiepileptic drug, prescribed to control grand mal seizures (a type of seizure in which the individual experiences a sudden loss of consciousness immediately followed by generalized convulsions) and temporal lobe seizures (a t

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your Health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider. This medicine is only to be used by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not give it to others. This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medicine. If you have any questions about your medicine, ask your Health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium be stored?

Store at room temperature in a cool dry place, protect from heat and light. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children and pets.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium not be taken?

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine or to similar medications.

What precautions should I follow when taking Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine if you are taking blood thinners if you have stomach problems if you have peptic ulcers if you have any other medical condition like liver or kidney function impairment or heart problem

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium?

Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) may occur in people taking this medicine, which blocks the release of insulin. People with diabetes may experience increased blood sugar levels due to this medicine. Abnormal softening of the bones may occur in people taking this medicine as it interferes with vitamin D metabolism.

What are the side effects of Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium?

Most severe:  Coma, difficulty in pronouncing words correctly, involuntary eye movement, lack of muscle coordination, low blood pressure, nausea, sluggishness, slurred speech, tremors, vomiting

Most common: Decreased coordination, involuntary eye movement, mental confusion, slurred speech

Other: None

How should I take Dilantin Infatab Chewable/Phenytoin Sodium?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depend on many factors, including the condition being treated and the age and weight of the patient. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. Do not stop taking this medicine without checking with your health care provider. Patients with previous medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medicine. Do not take more medicine than prescribed unless advised to do so by your health care provider. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your health care provider. If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible. If several hours have passed or if it is nearing time for the next dose, do not double the dose to catch up, unless advised by your health care provider. If more than one dose is missed, contact your health care provider or pharmacist.