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Buy Drotaverine

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What is Drotaverine?

Drotaverine is an antispasmodic drug which prevents or relieves the development of muscle spasms in smooth muscles.

Drotaverine is most commonly used in the treatment of menstrual pain (painful periods), abdominal pain, pain due to kidney stones etc.

Uses of Drotaverine

Smooth muscle spasm

This medicine is used to relieve smooth muscle spasms of the gastrointestinal tract, heart, and other organs associated with various diseases.

How to take Drotaverine?

Drotaverine is available in different forms:

Drotaverine tablets (40mg,80mg)

Drotaverine suspension

Drotaverine injection

Tablet is usually well absorbed when taken by mouth. It can be administered with or without meals. In patients with gastric discomfort or stomach upset, it is advisable to take Drotaverine after food to prevent gastric side effects.

The tablet should be swallowed as a whole with plenty of fluids without crushing or chewing it.

For ideal results, it should always be taken at a fixed time and at evenly spaced intervals (if taking more than 1 tablet in a day) to maintain certain amount of drug in the body all the time.

While using suspension form, a medication measuring cup and not a household spoon should be used to measure the prescribed dose

Shake the bottle well before each use.

If taken as an over-the-counter product, read all directions on the product package before taking this medication.

How does Drotaverine work?

Drotaverine is antispasmodic which works by relaxing the smooth muscles.

It acts by elevation of level of chemical messenger (cAMP) which relieves pain due to smooth muscle contraction.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Drotaverine

  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Dry mouthR
  • Change in pulse rate
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Allergic skin reaction
  • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet RARE
  • Fall in blood pressure

Dosage

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped.

Overdose

Contact your doctor if an overdose with this medicine is suspected. Symptoms of an overdose may include nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, increased heart rate, fall in blood pressure etc.

Special warnings

Intravenous and intra-arterial injections are made only under the specialist’s supervision, willingly in hospital. When the preparation is injected intravenous the patient should lie for a danger of collapse exists.

After the parentherental and especially after the intravenous injection the patient should neither drive a car nor work using complicated machines during one hour.

The preparation appliance is limited for patients with adenoma of prostate (because of the urinary bladder detrusor weakening urination difficulty may occur); it should be applied with care in case of a pronounced atherosclerosis of coronary arteries, of close angle glaucoma.

The preparation is allowed to be prescribed to pregnant women only after thorough considering the ratio of the real benefit for the mother and of the potential risk for the fetus. As soon as the necessary clinical data are absent appliance of the preparation during the lactation period is not recommended. In case a necessity arises the breast feeding should be stopped for the period of the preparation receiving.

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