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Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

By MOVA PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
100ml Syrup in Bottle
MRP 139.99
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Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml Description

Movalax Plus Syrup is a laxative medicine used to treat constipation. It contains magnesium hydroxide (milk of magnesia), sodium picosulfate and liquid paraffin as its active ingredients. Movalax Plu

s acts by increasing the movement of the intestine and softens the stool, thus easing defecation. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. If you are a pregnant or nursing woman, consult your doctor before using this medicine. Always shake the bottle well before consuming the syrup. Inform the doctor if you are on other medications or have any medical conditions. Prolonged use of the Movalax Plus Syrup is not recommended.

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Product Summary

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ContainsSodium Picosulfate(3.33 Mg) + Liquid Paraffin(1.25 Ml) + Magnesium Hydroxide / Milk Of Magnesia(3.75 Ml)
UsesConstipation
Side effectsDiarrhoea, headache, nausea, stomach pain
TherapyLAXATIVE
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Check more medicines with composition as Sodium Picosulfate(3.33 Mg) + Liquid Paraffin(1.25 Ml) + Magnesium Hydroxide / Milk Of Magnesia(3.75 Ml)
uses

Uses of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

Movalax Plus Syrup is used in the treatment of constipation in adults.
contraindications

Contraindications of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

  • If you are allergic to milk of magnesia, sodium picosulfate, liquid paraffin. or any ingredients present in the Movalax Plus Syrup.
  • If you have a planned surgery particularly any abdominal surgery.
  • If you have severe dehydration.
  • If you have intestinal obstruction or any condition related to the intestine.
  • If you are pregnant or are a breastfeeding woman.
  • If you have a severe painful abdominal condition such as appendicitis associated with fever and vomiting.
  • If you have a kidney or stomach-intestinal condition or disease.
  • Movalax Plus Syrup is not recommended in children.
sideEffects

Side effects of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach ache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Movalax Plus Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid using the Movalax Plus Syrup during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it essential.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Movalax Plus Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid using the Movalax Plus Syrup while breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be safe and necessary. Inform the doctor if you are a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the Movalax Plus Syrup?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of the medicine on the driving ability of an individual. However, if you experience dizziness, abdominal spasms after taking this medicine, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have taken the Movalax Plus Syrup?
A:
The effect of alcohol on the Movalax Plus Syrup is not known. However, avoid consuming alcohol with the medicine as it may alter the effect of the medicine. Talk to the doctor if you consume it often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are a pregnant or a nursing woman.
  • You may have altered liver and kidney function.
  • You experience any unusual signs and symptoms like stomach pain or vomiting or nausea, difficulty in swallowing.
  • You are on a low-sodium diet.
  • Movalax Plus Syrup is meant for prolonged use and must not be used in children below 18 years of age.
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Mode of Action of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

How Does It Work?

  • Movalax Plus Syrup contains active ingredients like milk of magnesia, sodium picosulfate and liquid paraffin.
  • Milk of magnesia acts as an antacid as well as a laxative. It helps in the retention of water in the intestines as well as neutralizes the acid.
  • Sodium picosulfate works by stimulating the movements of the large intestine and the accumulation of the water inside the colon.
  • Liquid paraffin acts as a lubricant and let the stools soft and pass from the anus smoothly without any discomfort.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

  • Movalax Plus Syrup should be taken at bedtime or as directed by the doctor.
  • Shake the bottle before use.
  • Do not exceed the quantity suggested by the doctor.
  • It would be best if you take/administer it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not administer it more than that prescribed by the doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Movalax Plus Syrup works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the medicines,...
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  • Especially, if you are taking antibacterial and antifungals such as azithromycin, cefpodoxime, isoniazid, itraconazole, rifampicin, etc as it may alter the activity of the Movalax Plus Syrup.
  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are anti-hypertensive medicines, atazanavir, fosamprenavir (antivirals), fexofenadine (antihistamines), gabapentin and phenytoin (antiepileptics), lans...
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  • Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

  • Store it in a dry place, protected from light.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Movalax Plus Syrup 100ml

Overdose

Excess of the Movalax Plus Syrup may cause diarrhoea, abdominal cramps and electrolyte imbalance. If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital ...
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of this medicine and take/administer the missed dose as soon as possible. Never take two doses to compensate for the missed dose.

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: Can I get the Movalax Plus Syrup without a prescription?

A: Movalax Plus Syrup is meant to use for therapeutic purposes. Thus, you need to get a prescription for the Movalax Plus Syrup.

Q: When is the right time to take/administer the Movalax Plus Syrup?

A: Movalax Plus Syrup should be taken at bedtime or as directed by the doctor. It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not take it more than that prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can I take the Movalax Plus Syrup daily?

A: Take the Movalax Plus Syrup as prescribed by the doctor for the prescribed duration. Taking it daily for a prolonged time may cause harm to the functioning of the intestine.

Q: What should I do if constipation is not treated with the Movalax Plus Syrup?

A: If the condition does not improve even after completing the course with the Movalax Plus Syrup, reach out to the doctor immediately. The doctor suggests some other alternative.
Product Details
Brand
MOVALAX PLUS
Expires on or After
25/05/2024
Last Updated on: 07 Jun 2022 | 05:05 PM (IST)

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