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Dotafac A Tablet

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Primary uses of Dotafac A Tablet

Abdominal pain
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Dotafac A Tablet

Uses of Dotafac A Tablet

Dotafac A Tablet is used in the treatment of abdominal pain.

Dotafac A Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Dotafac A are Diarrhoea, Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Loss of appetite, Dryness in mouth, Dizziness, Feeling thirsty, Heartburn.

How to use Dotafac A 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. Dotafac A Tablet is to be taken with food.
This will help to avoid stomach upset.

How Dotafac A Tablet works

Dotafac A Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Drotaverine and Aceclofenac which relieve abdominal pain and cramps. Drotaverine is an anti-spasmodic medicine which relieves contractions (spasms) associated with smooth muscles in the abdomen. Aceclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause abdominal pain and inflammation (swelling).
In Depth Information on Dotafac A Tablet

Dotafac A Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Dotafac A Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking aceclofenac with alcohol may increase risk of stomach bleeding.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dotafac A 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Dotafac A Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Dotafac A Tablet may cause vertigo.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dotafac A Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dotafac A Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Dotafac A Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Dotafac A Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dotafac A Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Dotafac A Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while the patient is taking this medicine.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dotafac A

Sir,as soon as I eat something I have a tendency to go to toilet and gas passes following food,stool is semi solid,mild abdominal pain,what may be the problem sir?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Bandy plus once daily in night for 3 night onlyAlso take omez d once daily empty stomach for 5 days in morning
Sir i have an endoscopy 10 days ago,now i am prescribed with razo 20mg and oxydol m for 60 days after being diagnosed with antral erosions in stomach when i will get relief from mild abdominal pain
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
You will feel symptomatic relief within days and complete healing may take 4-6 weeks depending on severity of diseaseContinue medications as advised and follow up. Avoid smoking, alcohol, hot and spicy foods, excessive tea and coffee, acidic foods, fatty foods, milk, etc and foods you find hard to digest like rajma, potatoes etc
Persistent abdominal pain from last one week. Feeling a bit nauseated with signs of frequent diarrhea.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Drotin once daily for 1 weekmetron forte 400 mg twice daily for 3 daysrabekind DSR once daily in empty stomach for 1 week
Sir i was suffering from lower abdominal pain i treat it and found mild thikning of proximal sigmoid colon,now i have very very less pain, and i take the medicine Rabekind d, imubless, febutaz 40mg, rifastop 400mg, looz 15ml, and i feel better now, but dr. say to do colonoscopic, i am very fear and do not want it. Sir i want to know that without colonoscopic treatment is possible with medicine. Sir i have upload my CT report, pls suggest me. Thank you sir.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Colonoscopy is needed to understand the pathology behind the disease
I have a loose motions from yesterday night 7-8 times in a night also abdominal pain and nausea and vomating after eating headache
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Econorm Sachet Twice daily for 3 daysOndem 4mg three times daily for 3 daysOFLAX OZ twice daily for 3 daysDrotin DS once daily for 3 days
I am.preganant with 15 weeks , I have pain at lower belly part ,,, more painful while I sit ,, pain is little re leaved if I lay down pls advise me ,, back ache also there ,, this is my second pregnancy ,, the first one is section
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT amount of pain is common in pregnancy. However if you feel that it's bothersome it possible that you might have UTI as that too causes abdominal pain and backache. It's best to get your urine tested for infections in that case
I got food poison and have been having acidity and a feeling of having omits what should i do
Dr. Ankur Gupta
General Physician
Take 1. Nexpro RD once daily 1 hr before breakfast for 5 to 7 days . if u are having loose motion and abdominal pain then I suppose u may also need to take an antibiotic.

Frequently asked questions about Dotafac A Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Dotafac A Tablet
Q. Can the use of Dotafac A cause dry mouth?
Yes, the use of Dotafac A can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water by your bed at night. You may use lip balm if your lips are also dry. Try to avoid foods that are acidic (like lemons), spicy and salty.
Q. Can the use of Dotafac A cause damage to kidneys?
Yes, long-term use of Dotafac A can cause damage to the kidneys. Use of Dotafac A is not recommended in patients with underlying kidney disease.
Q. Can I take a higher dose of this medicine than recommended?
No, taking higher than recommended dose of Dotafac A can lead to increased chances of side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of pain or the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation. No, taking higher than recommended dose of Dotafac A can lead to increased chances of side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of pain or the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Dotafac A?
Keep this medicine in the packet or container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. Can I stop taking Dotafac A when my pain is relieved?
Dotafac A is usually used for short-term and can be discontinued if there is no pain. However, it should be continued if your doctor told you to do so.

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