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Duralyn Drcm 200mg Capsules

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Duralyn Drcm 200 MG Description

Duralyn Drcm Capsule is an anti-asthmatic medicine. It contains theophylline as the active substance. Duralyn Drcm Capsule is used to treat asthma and long-term breathing difficulties such as chronic ...
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ContainsTheophylline(200.0 Mg)
UsesAsthma, bronchitis, COPD
Side effectsNausea. vomiting, headache, rashes
ClassificationANTI-ASTHMATIC
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Uses of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

Duralyn Drcm Capsule is used for the treatment of asthma and long-term breathing difficulties such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic bronchitis.

Contraindications of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to theophylline, aminophylline or any other ingredient of Duralyn Drcm Capsule.
  • If you have a condition called porphyria.

Side effects of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Rashes
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Duralyn Drcm 200mg Capsules during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Duralyn Drcm Capsule in pregnancy. This medicine should only be used in pregnant women if recommended by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Duralyn Drcm 200mg Capsules while breastfeeding?
A:
Duralyn Drcm Capsule may pass into human breast milk. Hence, this medicine should only be used in breastfeeding women if recommended by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Duralyn Drcm 200mg Capsules?
A:
Duralyn Drcm Capsule has almost no effect on driving ability. However, if you experience any symptoms that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Duralyn Drcm 200mg Capsules?
A:
No, alcohol should not be consumed along with Duralyn Drcm Capsule.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have an irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure or any other heart problems.
  • You experience worsening chest symptoms e.g. breathlessness or cough.
  • You have an over or under-active thyroid gland (hyper/hypothyroidism).
  • You have a stomach ulcer.
  • You have liver problems.
  • You have cystic fibrosis.
  • You suffer from seizures, fits or convulsions.
  • You are unwell with a high temperature or fever.
  • You have a viral infection.
  • You are addicted to alcohol.
  • You are male and have difficulty in passing urine.
  • You smoke, as smoking may alter the way this medicine works.

Mode of Action of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Duralyn Drcm Capsule helps stop you from wheezing and being breathless.
  • It also reduces the swelling in the lungs of asthma patients and relieves the feeling of tightness in their chest.

Directions for Use of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

  • Take Duralyn Drcm Capsule as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • Do not take more than the recommended dose.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Interactions of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Duralyn Drcm Capsule works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • An increase in dosage of Duralyn Drcm Capsule may be required if you are taking medicines for treating fits/seizures (carbamazepine, phenytoin), Cushing's syndrome (aminoglutethimide), decreased heart...
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  • A decrease in dosage of Duralyn Drcm Capsule may be required if you are taking medicines for treating virus infections (acyclovir), gout (allopurinol), overactive thyroid (carbimazole), excessive acid...
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  • The use of this medicine with fluvoxamine (used for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder and depression) should be avoided.
  • Particular care should be taken when using medicines for treating mental disorders (lithium), fluid accumulation (diuretics), inflammation (steroids) and other xanthine medicines.
  • Duralyn Drcm Capsule may result in abnormal heart rhythm when used together with anaesthetics like halothane.
  • This medicine may cause a deficiency of platelets in the blood when used together with medicines for treating brain tumours like lomustine.

Storage and disposal of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

  • Store Duralyn Drcm Capsule in a cool and dry place below 25°C.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

Dosage of Duralyn Drcm 200 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Duralyn Drcm Capsule, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Duralyn Drcm Capsule, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Duralyn Drcm Capsule used for?

A: Duralyn Drcm Capsule is used for the treatment of asthma and long-term breathing difficulties such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic bronchitis.

Q: How to take Duralyn Drcm Capsule?

  • Take Duralyn Drcm Capsule as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • Do not take more than the recommended dose.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine on your own.
Product Details
Brand
DURALYN DRCM
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/09/2022
Last Updated on: 09 Jun 2022 | 04:35 PM (IST)

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