Thank you for posting your query.
Epilepsy is a chronic condition and medicines are required for long term. You should follow your doctor's advice regarding the medications.
Regarding zeptol CR (carbamazepine
), it is a very safe and effective drug. It does not have any significant side effects on your body and male fertility
In the initial period, some people may have drowsiness
, and imbalance of walking, however, these symptoms stop after a few days.
Wishing you good health,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad