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Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

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30ml Suspension in Bottle

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Drotaverine(20.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-SPASMODICS

Medical Description

Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension contains Drotaverine. It is an antispasmodic medicine.
uses

Uses of Drotin Ds 20 MG

To relieve stomach and abdominal pain, cramps, spasms and menstrual pain.
contraindications

Contraindications of Drotin Ds 20 MG

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any of the ingredient of this medicine
  • If you have liver, kidney or heart-related problem
  • If you are suffering from a blood disorder called porphyria
  • If you are breastfeeding a baby
  • This medicine is not recommended to be used in children below 12 years of age
sideEffects

Side effects of Drotin Ds 20 MG

  • Spinning of head
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Drotin Ds 20 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine should not be used by pregnant women as there is limited information available on its safety during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is not recommended to be used by breastfeeding women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension?
A:
After taking this medicine, you may feel dizziness. So, it is advised to be cautious before driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Drotin Ds Bottle Of 30ml Suspension?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of this medicine with alcohol. Yet, it is advised not to consume alcohol during the treatment as it can worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • If your liver and kidneys are not functioning properly
  • If you have any heart-related disease
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • If you have a low blood pressure problem
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Drotin Ds 20 MG

How Does It Work?

It inhibits the action of an enzyme phosphodiesterase. This leads to relaxation of smooth muscle and dilation of blood vessels. Therefore, it provides relief from spasm and pain.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Drotin Ds 20 MG

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor
  • Do not consume medicine directly from the bottle
  • Use a proper measuring cup or spoon for the exact quantity
  • Shake well before use and read the instructions on the bottle before use
interactions

Interactions of Drotin Ds 20 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.
  • Other medicines like pain killers, medicines used to treat bladder problems and medicines used to calm the mind or relax the body like Alprazolam and Diazepam in mental disorders should be used cautio...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Drotin Ds 20 MG

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

Dosage of Drotin Ds 20 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. This ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose, 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 double dose to compen...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Rukman Mecca

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long should I take this medicine?

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

Q: Any special warning of this medicine I should be aware of?

A: This medicine should not be used by a patient with any kind heart blockage (AV block)

Q: How long does it takes for this medicine to start working?

A: It usually starts showing it antispasmodic action within and hour. However, it also depends on the dose you are taking and how often you take this medicine.
Last Updated on: 08 Oct 2021 | 05:46 PM (IST)
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