Mysoline is prescribed for the treatment of epilepsy.
Mysoline is prescribed in the control of:
- Other anticonvulsant therapy;
- Grand mal;
- Focal epileptic seizures;
Without a Prescription
Mysoline is prescribed to treat epileptic and other seizures.
CHILDREN AGE < 8
1-3 Days: 50mg at bedtime
4-6 Days: 50mg 2 times a day
7-9 Days: 100mg 2 times a day
10 Day to maintenance: 125mg 3 times a day to 250mg 3 times day
The usual maintenance dosage is 125mg-250mg 3 times daily or 10mg to 25mg per 2.2 pounds of body weight per day, divided into smaller doses.
ADULT AND CHILDREN > 8
1-3 Days: 100mg to 125mg at bedtime
4-6 Days: 100mg to 125mg 2 times a day
7-9 Days: 100mg to 125mg 3 times a day
Day 10 to maintenance: 250mg 3 times a day
You should not take more than 500mg 4 times a day (2000mg or 2gr).
Symptoms of overdose may include:
Side effects may include:
- Lack of muscle coordination;
- Severe dizziness;
- Pyrimidone Medi-Pets;
- Pyrimidone "Medi-Pets";
- Primidone Methanol Solution;
- Pms Primidone;
Mysoline is contraindicated in patients:
- Who are hypersensitive to phenobarbital;
- With porphyria;
Mysoline is contraindicated if you have porphyria (an inherited metabolic disorder) or if you are allergic to phenobarbital.