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Tegod 6 mg Tablet

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Composition for Tegod 6 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Tegod 6 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Tegod Tablet

Uses of Tegod Tablet

Tegod 6 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome and constipation.

Tegod Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Tegod are 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. Tegod 6 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Tegod Tablet works

Tegod 6 mg 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.
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Tegod Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Tegod Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Tegod 6 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 Tegod 6 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Tegod 6 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Tegod 6 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tegod 6 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tegod 6 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Tegod 6 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tegod 6 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tegod 6 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Tegod Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Tegod 6 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Tegod

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
For the past 1 year i am having loose motions in case i remain hungry for long. However if i keep taking some food every 2 to 3 hrs then i dont hv any issues. I hv acidity too. Kindly advise.
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. You need to get evaluation done for the causes like thyroid issues, diabetes. If all that is normal, then you should go for stool test and if normal., this is Irritable bowel syndrome. Start a combination of Rabeprazole and Levosulpride. Also take Mebeverine for better help.
Suffeing from stomach problem from child hood. Bowls is not in form and mucus passed everyday.
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hi, Welcome To 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney. This is Irritable bowel syndrome. Take a combination of Pantoprazole and Domperidone along with smooth muscle relaxants like Mebeverine.
Two months ago I have diagnosed with IBS. My doctor said its not curable,So Am using homeo along with allopathy now(my homeopathy doctor said it's curable Can u plz tell me whether IBS Curable with Homeo thanks in advance
Dr. Faran Siddiqui
Homeopathy
IBS please elaborate it is some local short form or irritable bowel syndrome if i am correct see above i have just posted medicine and diet.
Pain in lower back, since trying to pick something up. Becomes excrutiating when tries to stand up and while sitting. What medicines should I take ? I also have Irritable bowel syndrome. Thanks & Regards
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Please get your vitamin d 3 checked as this is the most common cause of your symptomsPlease start with cervical isometric exercises and core stability exercises
Always loose motion. Otherwise constipation. Whenever I eat anything it leads to gas trouble. Burning chest always.
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Ayurveda
It may be a case of Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Try. 1.Tab. Koshta Sanjeevini. 1-0-1, 2) Kutajarishta 15 ml twice a day with equal quantity of water and 3) Takrarishta 15 ml twice a day with 15ml water after food for one month

Frequently asked questions about Tegod Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Tegaserod
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