9 Dec 2009
No, Vimpat (lacosamide) is not a narcotic.
It is an antiepileptic drug. Exactly how lacosamide works is not known, but it may work by slowing abnormal nerve impulses in the brain.
Vimpat is used together with other medications to treat partial-onset seizures in people with epilepsy who are at least 17 years old.
- Lacosamide Information for Consumers
- Lacosamide Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Lacosamide (detailed)
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My 13 yr old child is currently taking lacosamide and 2 other drugs. How do you know if she is taking enough or not enough.
1 answer • 16 Nov 2013
Since being on lacosamide I've noticed my memory is worse. Is this a common problem with lacosamide?
I can't remember if I've locked doors or turned switches off and I often forget that I've done things
1 answer • 3 Jan 2015
and Vimpat 200 MG a day Ive been taking everything for many years except the Vimpat I started taking Vimpat about 2yrs ago my MG started at 150 MG ...
1 answer • 16 days ago