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Merispas Inj

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By UNIMARCK PHARMA INDIA LIMITED
2ml Injection

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Drotaverine(40.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-SPASMODICS

Medical Description

Merispas Injection is an anti-spasmodic medicine containing drotaverine. It helps in pain relief due to spasms. Merispas 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
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Merispas Inj

For relieving spasm and pain associated with smooth muscles.
contraindications

Contraindications of Merispas Inj

  • 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 Merispas Inj

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

Precautions and Warnings of Merispas Inj

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Merispas 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 Merispas Inj

How Does It Work?

Merispas 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 Merispas Inj

  • 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 Merispas Inj

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 Merispas 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 Merispas Inj

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

Dosage of Merispas Inj

Overdose

Merispas 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 Merispas Injection?

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

Q: Is Merispas Injection a steroid?

A: No, Merispas 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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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.