Medicine Overview of Picowin Syrup
Uses of Picowin Syrup
Picowin 5mg Syrup is used in the treatment of Constipation.
Side effects of Picowin Syrup
Abdominal pain, Dehydration.
How to use Picowin Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Picowin 5mg Syrup at a fixed time.
How Picowin Syrup works
Picowin 5mg syrup directly increases the motility of the intestine, thereby making the stool soft and easier to pass.
In Depth Information on Picowin Syrup
Expert advice for Picowin Syrup
- Together with Picowin, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
- Avoid taking a Picowin for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement.
- Take Picowin after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
- Picowin should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
Special precautions for Picowin 5mg Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Picowin 5mg Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Picowin 5mg Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Picowin 5mg Syrup alters the ability+more
to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Picowin+more
5mg Syrup in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Sodium Picosulfate, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Picowin 5mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Sodium Picosulfate
Picowin belongs to a class of drugs called laxatives. It is used to provide relief from constipation (condition in which there is difficulty in emptying the bowels, usually associated with hardened feces).
Picowin is a laxative which is used to relieve constipation (condition in which there is difficulty in emptying the bowels, usually associated with hardened feces). Picowin works by stimulating the muscles in your bowel to remove waste products from your body and also helps in softening of stools. It helps in the short term relief of constipation due to any cause. Please consult your doctor for the right use and dose of Picowin.
Yes. Picowin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Picowin is not a sulfa drug. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of Picowin are different from sulfa drugs.
Picowin provides relief from constipation (inability to pass stools and hardened stools) by increasing the movement of the bowel (gut or large intestine) to move stools out of the body by stimulating the muscles of the bowel and softening the stools. This brings an overnight relief from constipation.
Yes, Picowin is an effective laxative that provides relief from constipation by increasing the movement of the bowel (gut or large intestine).
Picowin provides overnight relief from constipation and helps body return to its natural cycle.
Yes. Picowin is effective to relieve constipation if used in prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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