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Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

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By ULTRAMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
2ml Injection

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Drotaverine(40.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-SPASMODICS

Medical Description

Duraspas Injection is an anti-spasmodic medicine containing drotaverine. It helps in pain relief due to spasms. Duraspas Injection works by relaxing the smooth muscle. Therefore, it provides relief fr...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

For relieving spasm and pain associated with smooth muscles.
contraindications

Contraindications of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

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

Side effects of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

  • Feeling of heat, dizziness, sleeplessness.
  • Rarely you may experience nausea, constipation, headache, rash.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Duraspas Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Duraspas Injection 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 the Duraspas Injection?
A:
After injecting with the Duraspas Injection, you should not drive or operate the machine for 1 hour at least.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Duraspas Injection?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of this medicine with alcohol. Talk to your doctor for more information.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had or have benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH).
  • You have a liver, kidney or heart-related disease.
  • You are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You have an eye condition such as close angle glaucoma.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

How Does It Work?

Duraspas Injection 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 pa...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

  • This injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.
interactions

Interactions of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

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 Duraspas Injection 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

  • Keep this medicine out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Store it under the conditions mentioned on the package.
dosage

Dosage of Duraspas 40mg Inj 2ml

Overdose

Duraspas Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely to get an overdose of this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this injection, seek m...
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse as to when the medicine should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed ...
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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: When is this injection given?

A: It is given if the patient is not able to take medicines by oral route or in case of severe pain when immediate relief is needed.

Q: What to do when stomach pains even after taking this injection?

A: Consult your doctor to find out the cause of your stomach pain. There can be several reasons for stomach pain ranging from infections, food poisoning, menses, allergies, ulcer, etc. Your doctor may evaluate and treat you accordingly. Do not self-medicate.

Q: What is use of the Duraspas Injection?

A: Duraspas Injection is is used to relief pain due to spasms and other severe painful conditions.

Q: Is Duraspas Injection a steroid?

A: No, Duraspas Injection is not a steroid.

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ContainsDrotaverine(40.0 Mg)
UsesPain due to cramps and spasm
Side effectsDizziness, feeling of heat, sleeplessness
Last Updated on: 18 Jun 2021 | 06:52 AM (IST)
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