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Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

By IND SWIFT LABORATORIES LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Isoxsuprine(40.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
UTERINE RELAXANT (TOCOLYTIC)

Medical Description

Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet contains Isoxsuprine, which belongs to the class of medicines called peripheral vasodilators (medicines which are used to widen the blood vessels for better blood circulation). I...
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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
uses

Uses of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet is used in blood diseases, where the circulation of blood gets hampered due to the narrowing of the blood vessels. It is also used in premature labour.
contraindications

Contraindications of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Isoxsuprine or any components of this medicine
  • If you are pregnant or planning to have a baby
  • If you are 65 years of age or older
  • If you are having surgery
sideEffects

Side effects of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Flushing (feeling of warmth)
  • Upset stomach, stomach pain
  • Vomiting
  • Rash
  • Fast heartbeat
  • Chest pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the safety of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet in pregnancy. Use in pregnancy is not recommended. Immediately inform your doctor if you become pregnant while taking this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if the medication can pass into breast milk. Use while breastfeeding is not recommended.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet?
A:
Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet can make you feel dizzy or may hamper your alertness, do not drive or handle any machinery if you feel any side effects such as dizziness.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction of this medicine with alcohol
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart disease such as angina or chest pain or heart attack.
  • You have bleeding problems.
  • You have Glaucoma which is an eye disorder characterised by increased pressure in the eye.
  • You have the hardening of the arteries.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

It works by widening the smooth muscles of blood vessels and increasing blood flow to certain parts of the body.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

Take Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, with or without food. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet may interact with other medicines and produce an altered response. Please tell your doctor if you are using any other medicines, over-the-counter medicines (that you buy without ...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

  • Store below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep this medicine away from children and pets.
  • You should not use this medicine once the expiry date has passed. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
dosage

Dosage of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet

Overdose

Overdose symptoms of this medicine are weakness, dizziness, fainting, nausea and vomiting. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest h...
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Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of medicine, 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 dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions do I need to follow while taking the Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet?

A: You should inform your doctor about all other prescription medicines, herbal preparations and over the counter medicines you are consuming. Inform about any allergies you have specific to any medicine, also inform any other diseases or health issues you have.

Q: What are the side effects of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet?

  • Side effects associated with Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet are dizziness, chest pain, vomiting and rash. These are temporary and go away on their own, if side effects persist or there is no improvement in you...
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Q: What is the composition of Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet?

A: Suprox Sr 40mg Tablet contains Isoxsuprine as its active ingredient.

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Last Updated on: 08 Nov 2020 | 12:16 PM (IST)
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