Drotaverine + Aceclofenac is a combination of two medicines: Drotaverine + Aceclofenac1 and Drotaverine + Aceclofenac2, which relieves abdominal pain and cramps. Drotaverine + Aceclofenac1 is an anti-spasmodic medicine which relieves contractions (spasms) associated with smooth muscles in the abdomen. Drotaverine + Aceclofenac2 is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause abdominal pain and inflammation (swelling).
Q. Can the use of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet cause dry mouth?
Yes, the use of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water by your bed at night. You may use lip balm if your lips are also dry. Try to avoid foods that are acidic (like lemons), spicy and salty.
Q. Can the use of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet cause damage to kidneys?
Yes, long-term use of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet can cause damage to the kidneys. Use of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet is not recommended to patients with underlying kidney disease.
Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet?
No, taking a higher than recommended dose of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet can lead to increased chances of side effects. If the recommended doses do not relieve your pain or you continue experiencing increased severity of pain, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Can I stop taking Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet when my pain is relieved?
Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet is usually used for short term and can be discontinued if there is no pain. However, it should be continued if your doctor told you to do so.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Spasfree 80mg/100mg Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 19th Sep 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.