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Drotin 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By WALTER BUSHNELL LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Drotin 40 MG Description

Drotin tablet is an anti-spasmodic medicine, a medicine that helps in pain relief due to spasms. It is used to relieve stomach and abdominal pain, cramps, spasms and menstrual pain. It contains drotaverine as its active ingredient.

Spam or cramp occurs a is a result of involuntary or uncontrolled contraction of muscles causing pain and discomfort. Drotaverine acts by inhibiting the action of an enzyme, resulting in the relaxation of smooth muscle and the dilation of blood vessels. It provides relief from spasms and pain.

Some other tablets containing drotaverine are Baralgan D 40mg tablet, Dozee 40mg tablet, Doverin 40mg tablet, Dvn 40mg tablet, and Drotikind 40 Mg tablet. Drotin tablets should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Take it regularly at a fixed time. Do not skip a dose or consume more than that recommended by the doctor. Also, do not abruptly discontinue this medicine without first consulting your doctor.

Before starting this tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

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ContainsDrotaverine(40.0 Mg)
UsesPain, cramps, spasms
Side effectsNausea, constipation, headache, dizziness
TherapyANTI-SPASMODICS
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uses

Uses of Drotin 40 MG

Drotin tablet is used to relieve stomach and abdominal pain, cramps, spasms and other painful conditions.
contraindications

Contraindications of Drotin 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to drotaverine or any of the ingredient of Drotin tablet
  • If you have liver, kidney or heart-related problem.
  • If you are breastfeeding a baby.
  • This medicine is not recommended to be used in children below the age of 12.
sideEffects

Side effects of Drotin 40 MG

Some common side effects of Drotin tablets may include nausea, constipation, headache, dizziness, and rash.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Drotin 40 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Drotin tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the safety of Drotin tablet in pregnancy. Thus, it should be used only if prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Drotin tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Drotin tablet is not recommended to be used by breastfeeding women. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Drotin tablet?
A:
Drotin tablet is unlikely to affect your driving ability. However, if you experience dizziness after taking this medicine, be cautious while driving or avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Drotin tablet?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of Drotin tablet with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your liver, kidney and heart-related disease.
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You have a low blood pressure problem.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Drotin 40 MG

Drotin tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for opti...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Drotin 40 MG

  • Store Drotin tablets below 30°C protected from light and moisture
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
quickTips

Quick Tips of Drotin 40 MG

  • Drotin Tablet is an antispasmodic medication. It is used to relieve menstrual and abdominal discomfort. It relieves pain caused by smooth muscle spasms, such as menstrual discomfort, kidney stone pain...
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  • The amount and frequency with which you take it are determined by its purpose. You should take this medication for the entire time that it has been recommended to you. The most common side effects of ...
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  • It can make you feel dizzy due to low blood pressure; if this happens, drive carefully. If you have ever had significant heart failure, blood pressure issues, or liver or renal disease, consult your d...
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  • Medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease, like levodopa, may not work properly if taken along with this medicine, and you may experience shakiness, disbalance and rigidity.
  • You should take Drotin tablet with food or after your meals to avoid any stomach discomfort.
dosage

Dosage of Drotin 40 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include weakness, malaise, dizziness, vomiting, headache, a drop in blood pressure and sleepiness. Contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital in case of ove...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Drotin tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a doub...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Drotin 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Drotin tablet works by inhibiting the action of an enzyme phosphodiesterase, thus results in relaxation of smooth muscle and dilation of blood vessels. Thereby, providing relief from spasm and pain.
interactions

Interactions of Drotin 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Drotin tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease like levodopa may not work properly if taken along with this medicine and you may experience shakiness, disbalance and rigidity.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long should I take Drotin tablet?

A: You should take this medicine for the treatment as prescribed by the doctor. However, if there is no improvement in pain, consult your doctor.

Q: Drotin tablet can be used for tooth pain?

A: No, it is not meant to be used for tooth pain.

Q: Is Drotin tablet good for period pain?

A: Yes, it is recommended for period pain. However, it should not be self-medicated. If you experience period pain very often, kindly consult your gynaecologist to find out the cause of period pain.

Q: Is Drotin tablet is painkiller?

A: Yes, it is a pain killer, but effective only in specific types of pain. It is not to be taken for any pain and never without a doctor's prescription.

Q: Can I take Drotin on an empty stomach?

A: No, you should take Drotin tablet with food or after your meals to avoid any stomach discomfort.

Q: What is the composition of Drotin?

A: Drotin composition consists of drotaverine, which is an anti-spasmodic medicine.

Q: What is Drotin tablet used for?

A: Drotin tablet is used in relieving stomach pain, cramps, spasms and other painful conditions.

Q: How much time does it take for Drotin to work?

A: Drotin starts working within 30 minutes of oral intake. However, it can vary among individuals depending on their physiology and other biological parameters.

Q: What is the function of Drotin?

A: Drotin tablet works by inhibiting the action of an enzyme phosphodiesterase, thus resulting in the relaxation of smooth muscle and dilation of blood vessels. Thereby, providing relief from spasms and pain.

Q: What are the side effects of Drotin?

A: Drotin side effects may rarely include nausea, constipation, headache, dizziness and rash. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on their own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.
Last Updated on: 6 April 2024 | 11:47 AM (IST)

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