Medicine Overview of Drofem Injection
Drofem Injection is used in the treatment of abdominal pain.
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Stomach pain, Loss of appetite, Dryness in mouth, Feeling thirsty, Heartburn.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Drofem Injection is a combination of two medicines: drotaverine and mefenamic acid which relieves abdominal pain and cramps. Drotaverine is an anti-spasmodic medicine which relieves spasms associated with smooth muscles. Mefenamic acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
In Depth Information on Drofem Injection
Drofem Injection related warnings
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Drofem Injection 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.
No information is available on the use of Drofem Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Drofem Injection may cause vertigo.
Drofem Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Drofem Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Drofem Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Drofem Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Drofem Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Drofem Injection: MAX, WHL, AYM, PTI, NVL, ABP, EMB, JIV, SGH, ENP, MAK, KIS, SBA, SHD, BGS, RHW, BIO, DPP, EVP, BAL, NSL, RPP, SAF, DGN, PRN, BMJ, INC, MMS, EQN, SHC, RSA, NNH, HIP, NVY, AGT, BTM, ZVP, RWP, SCH, RDR, SWP, UBL, LCC, JHC, GHR, JVO, GPP, GPT, WSI, QLF, DHP, ANT, BLE, HEX, MSD, NAS, PMA, RKS, DPL, P2P, MLC, CHP, NDP, IAD, PWN, SVS, USF, HMP, SRG, BLS, BHM, SLN, PPR, JSL, HBV, MDO, SMN, BHP, BBS, GTC, RUS, VNS, HTS, MAP, LHA, AMR, THP, DFP, 9T9, SPD, RJH, MDH, MPC, HSP, OLT, GBL, JBT, IPL, HZF, AAR, AVS, KHH, RPI, JVN, BAP, DVH, SDM, SYN, HPC, HGI, CLT, KMC, NNP, VRS, DZY, TFP, SWA, TRP, RHL, HAT, PVP, AYU, VDH, GTK, AWS, EPS, TOM, BHS, ATL, AAY, OHM, ZPR, MAM, LMS, NXG, SGC, RSS, STA, TNH, BSN, VJS, PLT, ATP, SSA, RDH, SVH, DYG, ADT, NTB, FGH, OWP, HNP, ARD, SBL, NWP, DAO, GNC, PEN, SJP, PNT, DHR, ZEL, OIP, UMP, BDN, ESY, KHC, QTM