Drotaverin Injection

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Composition for Drotaverin NA Injection

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Primarily used for

Menstural pain, Abdominal pain
28.75
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Drotaverin Injection

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Uses of Drotaverin Injection

Drotaverin 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 Drotaverin 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 Drotaverin Injection

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

How Drotaverin Injection works

Drotaverin 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 Drotaverin Injection

Expert advice for Drotaverin 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Drotaverin 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 Drotaverin Injecti
on during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Drotaverin Injection may cause vertigo.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Drotave
rin Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Drotave
rin 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 for Drotaverin NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Drotaverine

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

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Substitutes for Drotaverin

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