Biscotas Tablet

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Biscotas NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Pain due to smooth muscle spasm
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15.81
₹1.58/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Biscotas Tablet

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Uses of Biscotas Tablet

Biscotas Tablet is used in the treatment of pain due to smooth muscle spasm
It is used to relieve cramps in the muscles of stomach, intestine, bladder and ureter. It can also be used to relieve the symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
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Side effects of Biscotas Tablet

Common

Dry mouth, Arrhythmia, Reduced bronchial secretions, Excessive thirst, Increased heart rate, Dry skin, Palpitations, Photophobia, Loss of accommodation, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Slow heart rate, Dilatation of pupil, Difficulty in urination, Constipation.

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How to use Biscotas 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Biscotas Tablet at a fixed time.

How Biscotas Tablet works

Hyoscine belongs to class of medications called antimuscarinic and antispasmodic. It acts by relaxing the smooth muscles and by inhibiting secretions in the lining of the gastro-intestinal tract..

In Depth Information on Biscotas Tablet

Expert advice for Biscotas Tablet

  • Do not take hyoscine if you are allergic to hyoscine or any of the other ingredient of the tablet or solution.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery immediately after taking hyoscine as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Consult your doctor before taking hyoscine, if you have a history of heart problems like heart failure or fast heart rate; an overactive thyroid; fever, constipation or difficulty while urinating.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Biscotas Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Biscotas Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Biscotas 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Biscotas Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Single dose is unlikely to interfere with breastfeeding, milk secretion may decrease during long-term use.
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Driving
Biscotas Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Biscota
s Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Paliris 3mg Tablet, Myonit Injection, Glynit 2.6mg Tablet, New GTN 6.4mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Hyoscine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Biscotas NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Hyoscine

Biscotas is used for treating motion sickness. It is also used for relief from spasm in the genito-urinary tract, gastro-intestinal tract as well as during irritable bowel syndrome (IBD). Biscotas acts by relaxing the smooth muscles and by inhibiting secretions in the lining of the gastro-intestinal tract
Scopolamine is the brand name of Biscotas
Q. Is it an anti-histamine?
It is not an anti-histamine
Q. Can I take paracetamol/ibuprofen/painkillers with hyoscine?
Hyoscine is not known to interact with paracetamol/ibuprofen/painkillers.Drugs are known to interact with each other and cause adverse effects.Any drug used in combination with hyoscine should be as per the doctor's advice
Biscotas is known to relieve nausea and may cause drowsiness as a side effect.
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Substitutes for Biscotas

No substitutes found for this medicine
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