Campral 333 mg

 
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About Campral

What Campral is used for

CAMPRAL is used to help alcohol dependent people keep from drinking alcohol. It should be used as part of a complete treatment program that includes counselling. Before beginning this medication, you should no longer be drinking alcohol. CAMPRAL has not been shown to be effective if you are still drinking when you start taking it.

What Campral does

CAMPRAL is believed to work by restoring the natural balance of chemicals in the brain.

When Campral should not be used

  • If you are sensitive (allergic) to CAMPRAL, or any component of this medication (see What the important nonmedicinal ingredients are:).

  • If you suffer from severe kidney problems.

  • If you are breast-feeding.

What the medicinal ingredient is

Acamprosate calcium.

What the important nonmedicinal ingredients for Campral are

Anionic copolymer of methacrylic acid and acrylic acid ethyl ester, colloidal anhydrous silica, crospovidone, magnesium silicate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, propylene glycol, sodium starch glycolate and talc.

What dosage forms Campral comes in

Each CAMPRAL delayed-release tablet 333 mg is available as an enteric-coated, white, round-shaped tablet with “333” on one side. Tablets are supplied in blisters of 84.


Warnings and Precautions

If you develop any new or worsening mental health symptoms such as depression or thoughts of suicide while taking CAMPRAL you should talk to your doctor or pharmacist immediately.

The use of CAMPRAL does not eliminate or reduce the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal (the symptoms people experience when they stop drinking alcohol abruptly when they are dependent on alcohol).

CAMPRAL therapy should be used as a part of a treatment program that includes counselling and support.

CAMPRAL therapy should be continued as directed, even in the event of relapse (renewed drinking of alcohol) and any renewed drinking should be discussed with your doctor.

BEFORE you use CAMPRAL talk to your doctor or pharmacist if:

  • You are pregnant or likely to become pregnant.

  • CAMPRAL could be used during pregnancy if you can not abstain from alcohol without being treated with CAMPRAL. CAMPRAL does not prevent the harmful effect on fetus of alcohol intake.

Although in controlled studies CAMPRAL has not been shown to impair coordination, certain drugs (e.g. sedatives, antidepressants) may impair judgment, thinking, or motor skills. Take precaution when operating hazardous machinery, including automobiles, until you are reasonably certain that CAMPRAL therapy does not affect your ability to participate in such activities.


Interactions with Campral

CAMPRAL has not been shown to interact significantly with other medications. If you are currently taking a medication, whether on prescription or otherwise, inform your doctor or pharmacist.


Proper Use of Campral

Usual dose

The recommended dose of CAMPRAL is two 333 mg tablets taken three times daily. CAMPRAL should be swallowed whole, not crushed or chewed or split, and may be taken with or without food.

Treatment in patients with moderate kidney disease requires a dose reduction (one 333 mg tablet taken three times daily).

Never take more than the prescribed dose.

Lower dose may be prescribed temporarily for tolerability reasons.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical attention. Symptoms of overdose may include diarrhea.

Missed dose

If you miss a dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.


Side Effects for Campral and What to Do About Them

The side effects most often seen are gastrointestinal in nature, such as diarrhea, abdominal pain, gas and nausea. If you experience any of these effects, continue taking CAMPRAL and talk to your doctor.

Other less common side effects may include:

  • Rash, itching

  • Weight gain/loss,

  • Change in sexual desire or ability

Check with you doctor or pharmacist if you experience any unexpected effects, or are concerned by the above side effects.

Serious Side Effects, How Often They Happen and What to Do About Them
Symptom/Effect Talk with your doctor or pharmacist Stop taking drug and call your doctor or pharmacist
Only if severe In all cases
Common Rash or itching    
Thoughts or acts of self harm (suicide)    
Uncommon Allergic reaction (Rash or itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing)    
Joint pain    

This is not a complete list of side effects. For any unexpected effects while taking CAMPRAL, contact your doctor or pharmacist.


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