Medicine Overview of Tegod Tablet
Side effects of Tegod Tablet
Headache, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
How to use Tegod 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. It is better to take Tegod 6mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Tegod Tablet works
Tegod 6mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.
In Depth Information on Tegod Tablet
Expert advice for Tegod Tablet
• 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.
Special precautions for Tegod 6mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tegod 6mg Tablet 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.
Tegod 6mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation. Animal or human data is not available.
Tegod 6mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Tegod 6mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Tegod 6mg Tablet is recommended.+more
Not recommended in patients with severe renal impairment....
Not recommended in patients with severe renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Tegaserod, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Tegod 6mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Tegaserod
Tegod is banned in India.