Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet

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Composition for Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Myasthenia gravis, Paralytic ileus, Post-operative urinary retention
45.3
₹4.53/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Tilstigmin Tablet

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Uses of Tilstigmin Tablet

Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet is used in the treatment of myasthenia gravis, paralytic ileus, post-operative urinary retention and reversal of effect of skeletal muscle relaxant after surgery.
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Side effects of Tilstigmin Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea, Excessive salivation.

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How to use Tilstigmin 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Tilstigmin Tablet works

Tilstigmin 15mg tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers which allows free transmission of signals across the nerves and muscles.

In Depth Information on Tilstigmin Tablet

Expert advice for Tilstigmin Tablet

  • You may need to stop using the medicine for a short time in case of a surgery.
  • Use neostigmine with caution if you have epilepsy, bronchial asthma, bradycardia, recent coronary occlusion, vagotonia, hyperthyroidism, cardiac arrhythmias, peptic ulcer.
  • Avoid taking large doses of neostigmine in situations where there might be an increased absorption rate from the intestinal tract. Use with caution when neostigmine is given along with anticholinergic drugs because of decreased GI motility.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as neostigmine can cause blurred vision or impaired thinking.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking neostigmine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Take precautions while taking neostigmine as over dosage of neostigmine can cause extreme muscle weakness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet should be used with caution during la
ctation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet alters the ab
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of kidney function test and some blood tests may advised while you are taking this medicine.
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Liver
Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients w
ith liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Neostigmine, 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 Tilstigmin 15mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Neostigmine

Q. Is neostigmine an anticholinesterase/ anticholinergic/agonist/ cholinesterase inhibitor/ neurotransmitter?
Neostigmine is an anticholinesterase. But, it is not an anticholinergic, agonist, cholinesterase inhibitor or a neurotransmitter
Q. Does neostigmine cause nausea?
Yes, neostigmine causes mild nausea
Q. Does neostigmine reverse rocuronium/ reverse succinylcholine / inhibit pseudocholinesterase / cause histamine release?
Yes, Neostigmine causes reversal of rocuronium/ succinyl choline and inhibits pseudocholinesterease. It also causes histamine release.

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