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DROTIN M TAB

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DROTIN M TAB
Drotin M TAB
Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Drotin M Tablet is used as an antispasmodic medication which is used in the treatment of functional bowel syndrome and relieves pain in renal colic. Besides, it is also used to treat dysmenorrhoea (menstrual cramps), menorrhagia (heavy menstrual bleeding). However, the uses mentioned here are not exhaustive. There may be other conditions for which this medication may be used upon a doctor’s discretion.

Composition

Composition

The active ingredients of Drotin M Tablet are Drotaverine 80mg and Mefenamic Acid 250mg.

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Drotaverine is a spasmolytic agent which helps in smooth muscle relaxation.

Mefenamic Acid acts by restraining cyclooxygenase, an enzyme responsible for formation of prostanoids. Prostanoids consist of prostaglandins and prostaglandins are responsible for inflammation and anaphylactic reactions. Thus reducing inflammation and pain.

Contraindications and Cautions

Contraindications and Caution

Patients with the following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their health care professional before using the Drotin M Tablet:

  • Hypersensitivity to any of the components used in the Drotin M Tablet such as Dicyclomine (Dicycloverine) and Mefenamic Acid
  • Severe renal impairment
  • Severe hepatic impairment
  • Cardiac dysfunction
  • Porphyria
  • ASA or NSAID induced asthma or urticaria
  • CABG surgery peri operative use
  • Caution:
  • Renal impairment
  • Hepatic impairment
  • Coagulation disorder
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Asthma
  • GI bleeding or ulcer
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of this Drotin M Tablet. It is generally well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. More common ones are generally mild and may include:

  • Vertigo
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Tinnitus
  • Fluid retention
  • Photosensitivity
  • Rash
  • Delayed ovulation
  • Abdominal pain

Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

  • GI bleeding
  • Stroke
  • Hepatotoxicity
  • Nephrotoxicity
  • Bronchospasm
  • Renal papillary necrosis
  • Exfoliative dermatitis
How to Use
How to Use

Do not exceed the dose prescribed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or chew it.
Avoid missing or forgetting a dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it is almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t consume two doses at the same time which may be dangerous to your health.
Take Drotin M Tablet either with food.
Take the medicine at the prescribed time and dosage.
For children: Talk to your doctor before giving the tablet.

Overdosage

Avoid using more than the prescribed dosage. In case of an accidental overdose, look for any new symptoms. If you observe any, promptly seek medical advice or report it to the nearby poison control center.

Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

Take the Drotin M Tablet only on the advice of a medical practitioner. Dosage adjustment or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

Liver:

Inform your doctor in case of any liver disease or disorders – your doctor will suggest whether the medicine is safe or not.

Pregnancy:

Safety during pregnancy is unknown. Therefore, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, then inform your doctor before consuming this tablet.

Lactation:

Safety during lactation is unknown. Therefore, inform your doctor if you are a nursing mother (inform him/her before consuming this medicine).

Drug Interactions:

Caution always advised when used with another drug(s). Therefore, inform your doctor about your current list of medication(s) (if any) during the treatment.

Precautions
  • Keep the medicine out of sight and reach of children.
  • Store at room temperature, protect from heat and heat.
  • Do not use the medicine beyond its expiry.
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

Category N: No information available.


Drug Composition information
What is Drotaverine for:

This medication is an antispasmodic, prescribed for pain and dysfunction caused by smooth muscle spasm.

How does Drotaverine work:

Pain rliver and calms your muscles

How should Drotaverine be used:

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 40-80 mg 3 timesday. It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

Common side effects of Drotaverine :

Addiction, dryness of mouth and blurring of vision and blood dyscrasias. Vertigo, nausea, vomiting.

What do I do if I miss a dose

Call your doctor to find out what to do.

What precautions should I take when taking Drotaverine :

Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Drotaverine with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid Alcohol

How do I store Drotaverine :

Store it at room temperature.

Pregnancy Category

Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Therapeutic Classification

Antispasmodics

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