Meva Capsule SR

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Meva 200mg Capsule SR

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Medicine Overview of Meva Capsule SR

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Uses of Meva Capsule SR

Meva Capsule SR is used in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
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Side effects of Meva Capsule SR

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Skin rash.

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How to use Meva 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 Meva Capsule SR empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Meva Capsule SR works

Meva capsule sr relaxes the muscles of the intestine and relieves spasm.

In Depth Information on Meva Capsule SR

Expert advice for Meva 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).
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Warnings
Special precautions for Meva 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
Meva 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
No information is available on the use of Meva Capsule SR du
ring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Meva Capsule SR does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Meva Capsule SR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Meva Capsule SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Caution is advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
Meva Capsule SR is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Meva Capsule SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Caution is advised in patients with severe liver disease.
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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 Meva 200mg Capsule SR

Frequently asked questions for Mebeverine

Colospa/Colospa retard/ Mebaspa/Mebiz-SR/Morease are all trade name for the active medicine Meva. 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
Meva 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
Buscopan contains butylscopolamine which is also an antispasmodic like Meva. Taking Meva and buscopan together will provide added effect, but can cause additive side-effects. Consult your doctor before taking Meva 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
There are no known serious drug interactions between Meva and antibiotics. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on Meva
No, Meva 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
Meva may cause constipation; however, it has no known effects on stopping diarrhea
Yes, Meva reduces all symptoms of inflammatory bowel syndrome such as abdominal cramps, pain, gas, and bloating
No, there are no known interactions between Meva and contraceptive pills. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on Meva
Yes, Meva is a synthetic anticholinergic agent
Meva is available over the counter. However, do not self-medicate and consult your doctor about your symptoms before taking Meva
Take Meva as directed by your doctor.
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