Medicine Overview of Biotran-M Tablet
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of menstrual pain.
Side Effects of Biotran-M are Nausea, Vomiting, Heartburn, Indigestion, Diarrhoea, Loss of appetite, Nasal congestion, Headache, Tiredness, Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Stomach pain, Sinus pain, Sinus inflammation.
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.
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Tranexamic Acid and Mefenamic Acid. Tranexamic Acid is an anti-fibrinolytic. It works by preventing the breakdown of blood clots to control excessive bleeding during periods. Mefenamic Acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
In Depth Information on Biotran-M Tablet
Biotran-M Tablet related warnings
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Biotran-M 500mg/250mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Biotran-M Tablet
The Biotran-m is a combination of two medicines Tranexamic Acid+Mefenamic Acid. This medication is used to treat pain and is used to treat heavy bleeding during the menstrual cycle (monthly periods) in women.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications to the use of Biotran-m?
Yes, it is contraindicated to patients with severe kidney failure, active intravascular clotting (obstruction blood flow due to blood clots), and color vision disorders
Q. Does Biotran-m expire?
Yes, Biotran-m does expire. The expiry date is written on the pack of the medicine and it refers to the last day of the month mentioned. Do not use Biotran-m after the expiry date.
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