Drotin Ds 80mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Drotin Ds 80mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Drotin Ds 80mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Drotin Ds 80mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

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15 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Drotin DS tablet is an antispasmodic medicine. It contains drotaverine as its active ingredient. This provides pain relief due to spasms. It is used to relieve stomach and abdominal pain, cramps, spas...
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ContainsDrotaverine(80.0 Mg)
UsesPain, cramps, spasms
Side effectsNausea, constipation, headache, dizziness
ClassificationANTI-SPASMODICS
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Uses of Drotin Ds 80 MG

  • Stomach and abdominal pain
  • Cramps & spasms
  • Menstrual pain and cramps

Contraindications of Drotin Ds 80 MG

  • If you are allergic to drotaverine or any of the ingredient of the Drotin DS 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.

Side effects of Drotin Ds 80 MG

Rarely you may experience nausea, constipation, headache, dizziness, rash.

Precautions and Warnings of Drotin Ds 80 MG

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Drotin DS tablet?
A:
Drotin DS 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

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

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.

Mode of Action of Drotin Ds 80 MG

How Does It Work?

Drotin DS 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...
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Directions for Use of Drotin Ds 80 MG

Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor, as a whole with a sufficient quantity of water.

Interactions of Drotin Ds 80 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • 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.
  • Some medicines can affect the way the Drotin DS 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.

Storage and disposal of Drotin Ds 80 MG

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

Dosage of Drotin Ds 80 MG

Overdose

You may experience weakness, malaise, dizziness, vomiting, headache, a drop in blood pressure and sleepiness if consumed in excess. Contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of the Drotin DS 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...
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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 DS?

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 DS tablet can be use for tooth pain?

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

Q: Is Drotin DS 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 DS tablet is painkiller?

A: No, Drotin DS is an anti-spasmodic medicine. It is used to suppress muscle spasms. A spasm is an uncontrolled or sudden contraction of a muscle that can be painful.

Q: Is Drotin DS safe for diabetics?

A: There is no information available on the effect of Drotin DS in patients with diabetes. It may be safe, but you should consult your doctor before taking Drotin DS if you have diabetes.

Q: Can I take the Drotin DS for ulcer?

A: No, Drotin DS is an anti-spasmodic medicine, it does not have any action in treating ulcers. An ulcer is a condition of erosion or soreness in the inner lining of the stomach or intestine caused due to excessive production of acid.

Q: When should I take the Drotin DS before or after food?

A: Drotin DS tablets can be taken before or after food. Take it as advised by your doctor, if you experience stomach discomfort take it after a meal.

Q: Is Drotin DS effective for diarrhoea?

A: No, Drotin DS is an antispasmodic medicine it may not be effective in controlling diarrhoea. Diarrhoea is a condition of frequent bowel movement which could be due to multiple reasons such as a side effect of a certain medicine, due to an infection, allergy or intolerance, food that upsets the stomach. Thus, it is important to seek medical advice and do not self medicate on your own.

Q: Can I take Drotin DS for ulcerative colitis?

A: No, Drotin DS should not be taken for ulcerative colitis. Seek medical advice before taking this medicine for any other condition. Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory condition that causes sores in the lining of your intestine as a result of abnormal immune action. It is characterised by diarrhoea, abdominal pain, etc.

Q: Can I take Drotin DS on an empty stomach?

A: You can take Drotin DS empty stomach or with food. But if you have any stomach issues then, it would be best to take it with food. Taking it along with food will prevent gastric irritation.

Q: What is the side effect of Drotin DS?

A: You may rarely experience nausea, constipation, headache, dizziness, rash after taking this medicine. However, it is not important that everyone experience the same.
Product Details
Brand
DROTIN DS
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 10 May 2022 | 05:07 PM (IST)
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