Drotanic Injection

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Drotanic NA Injection

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Primarily used for

Menstrual pain, Abdominal pain
12.38
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Drotanic Injection

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Uses of Drotanic Injection

Drotanic Injection is used in menstrual pain and abdominal pain.
It relieves pain due to smooth muscle spasm like menstrual pain, pain due to kidney stone, pain due to biliary stone and gastro-intestinal colicky pain.
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Side effects of Drotanic Injection

Common

Headache, Fainting, Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Drotanic Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Drotanic Injection works

Drotanic Injection is an antispasmodic medicine with smooth muscle relaxant property. It increases the levels of chemical messengers that relieve the pain due to smooth muscle spasm or tightness.

In Depth Information on Drotanic Injection

Expert advice for Drotanic Injection

  • Take drotaverine tablets 20 minutes before a meal to relieve or reduce post meal symptoms.
  • Consult your doctor before you start drotaverine if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
  • Stop taking drotaverine and consult a doctor, if experience severe allergic reactions.
  • Due to possible side effects such as dizziness and vertigo resulting from hypotension, you should avoid driving or using machines.
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Drotanic Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Drotanic Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Drotanic Injection
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Drotanic Injection may cause vertigo.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Drotani
c Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Drotani
c Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Drotaverine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Drotanic Injection

Frequently asked questions about Drotaverine

Drotanic is used to treat spasm of smooth muscles in organs such as stomach and heart. Drotanic 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).

Substitutes for Drotanic

No substitutes found for this medicine
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