MEB 200MG CAPSULE SR

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for MEB 200MG CAPSULE SR

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Lactation
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₹10.4/capsule sr
10 capsule sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of MEB CAPSULE SR

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Uses of MEB CAPSULE SR

Meb 200mg capsule sr is used in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
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Side effects of MEB CAPSULE SR

Common

Skin rash.

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How to use MEB CAPSULE SR

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 is better to take Meb 200mg capsule sr empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How MEB CAPSULE SR works

Meb 200mg capsule sr relaxes the muscles of the intestine and relieves spasm.

In Depth Information on MEB CAPSULE SR

Expert advice for MEB CAPSULE SR

Take mebeverine tablets 20 minutes before a meal to relive or reduce post meal symptoms.Consult your doctor before you start Mebeverine.
  • if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
  • if you have had any diseases of the bowel, apart from irritable bowel syndrome.
  • if you have liver or kidney problems.
Stop taking mebeverine and consult a doctor if experience severe allergic reactions (difficulty in breathing, swelling of face, neck, tongue or throat).
Warnings
Special precautions for MEB 200MG CAPSULE SR
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Meb 200mg capsule sr is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Meb 200mg capsule sr is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
SAFE
There is no interaction between liver impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Mebeverine, 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 MEB 200MG CAPSULE SR

Frequently asked questions for Mebeverine

Q. What is mebeverine/Colospa/Colospa retard/ Mebaspa/Mebiz-SR/Morease used for?
Colospa/Colospa retard/ Mebaspa/Mebiz-SR/Morease are all trade name for the active medicine mebeverine. It is mainly used to treat and relieve symptoms of inflammatory bowel syndrome such as cramps in the abdomen, pain, gas, bloating and changes in bowel habits
Q. Can mebeverine be used for period pain?
Mebeverine mainly acts on the smooth muscles of the intestine. Hence, it is used to relieve cramps or spasms of the stomach and intestines (gut). It is particularly useful in treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and similar conditions. It is not known whether it can be used for period pain
Q. Can I take mebeverine with buscopan?
Buscopan contains butylscopolamine which is also an antispasmodic like mebeverine. Taking mebeverine and buscopan together will provide added effect, but can cause additive side-effects. Consult your doctor before taking mebeverine and buscopan together
Q. Can I take mebeverine with Omeprazole/Lansoprazole?
There are no known serious drug interactions between mebeverine and omeprazole/lansoprazole. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on mebeverine
Q. Can I take mebeverine with Imodium/Loperamide?
There are no known serious drug interactions between mebeverine and Imodium/ Loperamide. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on mebeverine
Q. Can I take mebeverine with paracetamol/ Co codamol?
There are no known serious drug interactions between mebeverine and paracetamol and co codamol preparation which contains codeine with paracetamol. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on mebeverine
Q. Can I take mebeverine with antibiotics?
There are no known serious drug interactions between mebeverine and antibiotics. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on mebeverine
Q. Is mebeverine a laxative?
No, mebeverine is not a laxative; it belongs to a group of medicines called antispasmodics. It acts as a direct relaxant of the smooth muscles of the gut and relieves painfull contractions
Q. Does mebeverine help constipation or stop diarrhea?
Mebeverine may cause constipation; however, it has no known effects on stopping diarrhea
Q. Does mebeverine reduce bloating?
Yes, mebeverine reduces all symptoms of inflammatory bowel syndrome such as abdominal cramps, pain, gas, and bloating
Q. Does mebeverine affect pill/contraceptive pill?
No, there are no known interactions between mebeverine and contraceptive pills. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on mebeverine
Q. Is mebeverine anticholinergic?
Yes, mebeverine is a synthetic anticholinergic agent
Q. Is mebeverine a prescription /over the counter medicine?
Mebeverine is available over the counter. However, do not self-medicate and consult your doctor about your symptoms before taking mebeverine
Q. How long can I take mebeverine for?
Take mebeverine as directed by your doctor.
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