Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets | MINTA-D

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Mefenamic Acid 250 mg + Drotoverine 80 mg Tablets

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Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets – The medication is a combination of medicine and is primarily used to treat abdominal pain. It also helps provide relief from several other pains such as headaches, migraines, muscle pain, renal colic pain, and pain after surgery. Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets are also useful to improve functional bowel disorders, and dysmenorrhea, and to treat heavy bleeding during periods. The intake of the medicine is suggested to be with food to avoid any stomach issues such as an upset stomach. The dosage and the duration of this pain relief medication will be based on how serious your medical condition is.

Working Mechanism of Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets

The medication is an amalgamation of two medicine called Drotaverine and Mefenamic Acid which is prescribed to give relief from abdominal cramps and pain. Drotaverine is known as an anti-spasmodic medicine. The work of this drug is to provide relief from spasms also known as contractions related to smooth muscles in the abdomen. On the other hand, Mefenamic Acid is known as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. This drug work by blocking the action of a certain chemical substance known as cyclo-oxygenase enzymes. This substance is generally responsible for causing inflammation and abdominal pain. Thus, helping the patient to provide relief from certain types of pains.

Uses of Drotaverine Hydrochloride 80mg & Mefenamic Acid 250mg Tablets

  1. This combination medicine is primarily used to treat abdominal pain.
  2. It also helps provide relief from several other pains such as headaches, migraines, muscle pain, renal colic pain, and pain after surgery.
  3. Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid medicine is also useful to improve functional bowel disorders, and dysmenorrhea, and to treat heavy bleeding during periods.

Side Effects of Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Medicine

Like any other medication, the consumption of this medicine may also lead to some unpleasant effects. The side effects of this medication are a rare sight to see and do not appear that often. However, do consult your doctor, if you experience the side effects worsening or staying for too long.

Some of the side effects of Drotaverine Hydrochloride 80mg & Mefenamic Acid 250mg Tablets may include:

Heartburn, Insomnia, Increased white blood cell count, Purpura, Agranulocytosis, Constipation, Increased liver enzymes, Decreased white blood cell count, Breathlessness, Ringing in the ear, Low blood platelets, Flatulence, Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Dryness in the mouth, Hypotension, Fast heart rate, Sweating, Stomach inflammation, Constipation, Depression, Vertigo, Confusion.

Precautions/ Warnings for Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets

Some of the important points to consider before using Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid medication are:

  1. Avoid taking the medication if you are allergic to it or any of its active present components.
  2. You may get diarrhea as a side effect of this medication, consult the doctor immediately if it does not go away.
  3. Inform the doctor if you have a medical history of heart failure or have suffered from any bleeding problems.
  4. Tell your doctor if you have any conditions such as porphyria, peptic ulcers, asthma, or any kidney and liver issues.
  5. The intake of this medication may cause dizziness or sleepiness, hence drive with caution.
  6. Avoid the intake of any alcoholic beverages as it may enhance the risk of stomach issues.

These are some of the precautions to take before taking Drotaverine Hydrochloride & Mefenamic Acid Tablets. Other than this, the tablets are entirely safe to help get rid of abdominal pain.

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