Tegibs 2 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Tegibs Tablet

Tegibs 2 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome and constipation.

Tegibs Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Tegibs Tablet

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. Tegibs 2 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Tegibs Tablet works

Tegibs 2 mg Tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

Tegibs Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Tegibs 2 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Tegibs 2 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Tegibs 2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Tegibs 2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Tegibs Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Tegibs 2 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

• Take tegaserod on an empty stomach, shortly before your meal. 
• Discontinue tegaserod immediately if you experience symptoms of ischemic colitis such as rectal bleeding, bloody diarrhea, or new/worsened abdominal pain.
• Seek immediate medical attention if you experience severe diarrhea, lightheadedness, dizziness, fainting, bloody stools, or new or increased stomach pain.
• Exercise caution if you are an elderly patient. 
• Do not drive vehicles or operate heavy machineries as tegaserod may cause dizziness.
• Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding.
• Should not be given to patients allergic to tegaserod or any of its ingredients. 
• Should not be given to patients with history of bowel obstruction (blockage of small or large intestine), symptomatic gallbladder disease, sphincter of Oddi dysfunction (functional disorders leading to abdominal pain due to dysfunction of the Sphincter muscle) or abdominal adhesions (bands of fibrous scar tissue that form on organs in the abdomen.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Tegibs

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Suffering from irritable bowel syndrome. Belly pain and then looser stools than normal. I am taking drugs of diabetes and hypertension. I have attached medical reports and doctor prescription. Thanks.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Start Tablet Stop Ibs( charak ) 2 tab twice for 21 days, along with above medicine, Avoid heavy , spicy and junk food.
I am suffering with gas trouble. Frequently gas was released once in one to two hours. It will especially more when I take less or even no quantity of water after food.Is there is any medicine or i may change my food habits. One more thing is I am a patient of IBS.I am not using any medicine to cure Irritable bowel syndrome.
Dr. Shikha Mishra
Dietician
eat 6-7 meals per day, which consist fruits, nuts, buttermilk,sprouts,idly,curd eggs,sprouts homecooked food. Drink 3-4 litters of water limit your sugar consumption to 2 spoon per day. Be active whole day for personalized diet chart write to me on shikhamishra.nutrition@gmail.com do minimum 45 min exercise everyday like yoga, cardioFor medicine consult doctor
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FAQs

Q. Is Tegibs available?
Tegibs is banned in India.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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