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Dvn Forte Tablet

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By OVERSEAS HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
107.42*
MRP 131.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
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safety
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molecules
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Drotaverine(80.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC

Medical Description

DVN Forte tablet contains a combination of two medicines - Drotaverine and Paracetamol. It is used to provide temporary relief from mild to moderate pain like headache, throat pain, menstrual pain, to...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Dvn Forte Tablet

DVN Forte Tablet is used to relieve mild to moderate pain that is associated with muscle spasms, menstrual cramps, migraine, headache, tooth pain, and fever.
contraindications

Contraindications of Dvn Forte Tablet

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any other ingredients of DVN Forte tablet
  • If you have liver, kidney, or heart-related disease
  • If you have a rare blood-related condition called Porphyria
  • If you are breastfeeding
sideEffects

Side effects of Dvn Forte Tablet

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Liver related disorders
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Dvn Forte Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take DVN Forte tablet during pregnancy?
A:
DVN Forte tablet should not be used in pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take DVN Forte tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The components of DVN Forte tablet pass into breast milk in small amounts and can be harmful to a breastfed baby. Thus, Breastfeeding mothers are not recommended to use this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed DVN Forte tablet?
A:
DVN Forte tablet may make you dizzy; you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with DVN Forte tablet?
A:
No, it is not advisable to consume alcohol with DVN Forte tablet as it increases the risk of related liver disorders.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have low blood pressure or related heart disorder
  • You have a liver-related disorder or kidney function problem
  • You are using any other pain killers containing paracetamol
  • You experience skin reactions like redness, rash or itching after consuming this medicine
  • DVN Forte tablet is not recommended to be used in children
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Dvn Forte Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • DVN Forte tablet works by the combined action of its two components - Paracetamol & Drotaverine.
  • Paracetamol is a painkiller. It inhibits the synthesis of a chemical substance known as prostaglandin, which is responsible for the sensation of pain, swelling, and inflammation.
  • Drotaverine is a spasmolytic muscle relaxant. It inhibits an enzyme known as phosphodiesterase which results in relaxation of the muscle and relieves muscle spasm.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Dvn Forte Tablet

DVN Forte tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break, or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would be best if...
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interactions

Interactions of Dvn Forte Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of DVN Forte tablet with Levodopa, a medicine used to treat Parkinson's disease can decrease the effect of Levodopa and may increase the symptoms like rigidity and shakiness.
  • DVN Forte, if taken along with blood thinners like Warfarin, can increase the risk of bleeding and ulcers.
  • Cholestyramine, a medicine used to correct abnormal cholesterol levels can decrease the effect of DVN Forte.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicine, supplement, or vitamin while taking DVN Forte.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Dvn Forte Tablet

Store DVN Forte tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture, and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused me...
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dosage

Dosage of Dvn Forte Tablet

Overdose

Overdose of DVN Forte tablets can cause severe liver damage, extreme weakness, shortness of breath, headache, dizziness, low blood pressure, and irregular heartbeats. If you think you have consumed an...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss taking any dose of DVN Forte tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a doub...
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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: Can I take the Dvn Forte tablet with diclofenac?

A: No, it is not advisable to take diclofenac or another painkiller while using DVN Forte tablet as it increases the risk of getting side effects.

Q: Can I use Dvn Forte tablet for menstrual cramps?

A: Yes, Dvn Forte tablet can be used to get relief from menstrual cramps.

Q: Can I give DVN Forte tablet to my children?

A: No, DVN Forte tablet is not recommended for children due to limited safety information.

Q: How long does it take for Dvn Forte tablet to work?

A: The effects of DVN Forte tablets start within 1-2 hours after taking this medicine. However, it may vary as the effect of the medicine depends on the dose, frequency, and physiological functions of an individual.
Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:46 AM (IST)
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