Drug interaction for TROFAME
Take it empty stomach (1 hour before meals or 2 hour after food)
May cause excessive drowsiness and sedation with alcohol
Weigh benefit versus risk during pregnancy. Consult your doctor.
Unknown. Consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for TROFAMETrospium(60 mg)
Trofame 60 mg capsule xr is used for the treatment of overactive bladder or strong urge to urinate accompanied by urinary incontinence (involuntary urination) especially in females.
How it works
Trofame 60 mg capsule xr belongs to a class of drugs called as anticholinergics. It works by relaxing the smooth muscles of the bladder and thus prevents the frequent urge to urinate.
Common side effects
Flatulence, Abdominal bloating, Confusion, Constipation, Dry nasal cavity, Dry eye, Dry mouth, Difficulty in urination, Headache
SUBSTITUTES for TROFAME
- ROSPIUM 60 MG CAPSULE XR(10 capsule xrs in strip)Cipla LtdRs. 21.17/capsule xrRs. 211.72save 4% more per capsule xr
Expert advice for TROFAME
- Take trospium on an empty stomach at least an hour before food.
- Inform your doctor before taking trospium if you have mild to moderate liver disease, kidney disease, neuropathy (nerve damage), and obstruction in the gut, difficulty in passing urine, hiatus hernia, heart diseases, heartburn or overactive thyroid.
- Do not drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery while taking this drug as it may cause blurring of vision.
- Do not consume alcohol as it may worsen the side effects.
- Avoid situations that lead to overheating and drink plenty of water or fluids to remain hydrated as trospium is known to cause decreased sweating that may lead to dehydration.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Frequently asked questions for TROFAME
Q. Is trospium safe during pregnancy?
Trospium should only be used if the potential benefits justify the potential risk to the baby. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Q. Is trospium safe during breastfeeding?
Trospium may pass into the breast milk and harm the nursing baby. It should only be used if the potential benefits justify the potential risk to the baby. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.