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Avacan 80mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Avacan 80mg Tablet is an antispasmodic medicine. It is used in the treatment of menstrual pain and abdominal pain. It provides relief from pain due to smooth muscle spasm like menstrual pain, pain due to kidney stones, pain due to biliary stone and gastrointestinal colicky pain.

Avacan 80mg Tablet can be taken with or without food, but better to take it at the same time every day for better results. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, and dryness in the mouth. If these bother you, or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. It may also make you feel dizzy as of low blood pressure, if happens take caution while driving.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have ever had severe heart disease or have blood pressure issues, or you have liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Your doctor may check blood pressure regularly while taking this medicine.

Uses of Avacan Tablet

Side effects of Avacan Tablet

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Vertigo

How to use Avacan Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Avacan 80mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Avacan Tablet works

Avacan 80mg Tablet is an anti-spasmodic medicine which relieves contractions (spasms) associated with smooth muscles in the abdomen.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Avacan 80mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Avacan 80mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Avacan 80mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Avacan 80mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
As Avacan 80mg Tablet may cause vertigo.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Avacan 80mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Avacan 80mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Avacan Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Avacan 80mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Quick Tips

  • Avacan 80mg Tablet helps relieve pain due to smooth muscle spasms such as menstrual pain, pain due to kidney stone, and colicky pain.
  • Take it as per dose and duration suggested by your doctor.
  • It may cause a drop in your blood pressure. Monitor your blood pressure regularly and inform your doctor if you have a history of low blood pressure.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Avacan 80mg Tablet may cause dizziness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have severe kidney, liver, or heart disease.

Patient Concerns

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Severe abdominal pain in d first day of menstrual period.
Dr. Suman Rao
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
You can take tab meftal spas three times in a day for abdominal pain during periods provided you are not allergic to this tab. Get your ultrasound done to see if there is any pathology in the uterus or ovaries which can lead to the pain.
Actually i am surffering from kidney stone and because kidney stone i am suffering from stomache and also i am having pain in bladder
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
Kidney stone cause sever abdominal pain. consult a Surgeon
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FAQs

Q. What is Avacan used for/ What does Avacan treat?

Avacan is used to treat spasm of smooth muscles in organs such as stomach and heart. Avacan is mainly used to relieve painful spasms associated with chronic gastroduodenitis (inflammation of the stomach and the duodenum of the small intestine), gastric and duodenal ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome (disorder of the intestines that leads to cramps in the abdomen) and many more conditions of the stomach and intestine that are associated with painful spasm. It may also be used to relieve pain during menstruation (dysmenorrhea).

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