Patient Ratings for Phensuximide

How was your experience with Phensuximide?

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What are you taking Phensuximide for?

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  • Other
  • Epilepsy, Absence

How long have you been taking it?

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  • Less than a week
  • A couple weeks
  • A month or so
  • A few months
  • A year or so
  • Two years or more

How well did Phensuximide work for you?

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Uses of Phensuximide


Phensuximide is used in the treatment of:

  • Epilepsy, Absence

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Phensuximide Brand Names

Phensuximide may be found in some form under the following brand names:

Phensuximide Drug Class

Phensuximide is part of the drug class:

Phensuximide Interactions

This is not a complete list of Phensuximidedrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Phensuximide Dosage

Take phensuximide exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The Phensuximide dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):

  • the condition being treated
  • other medical conditions you have
  • other medications you are taking
  • how you respond to this medication
  • your weight
  • your height
  • your age
  • your gender

Phensuximide is available in the following doses:

  • Phensuximide 0.5 G Oral Tablet

Forms of Medication

Phensuximide is available in the following forms:

  • Oral Capsule
  • Oral Tablet