Introduction to Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is taken with food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, dryness in the mouth, feeling thirsty, and increased liver enzymes. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. It may also cause dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your dizziness.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.
Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule

How Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule Works?

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Drotaverine and Nimesulide, which relieves abdominal pain. Drotaverine is an anti-spasmodic medicine which relieves spasms associated with smooth muscles. Nimesulide is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

How To Use Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule

  • Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

Side Effects Of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Feeling thirsty
  • Dizziness
  • Increased liver enzymes

Safety Advice For Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk.
  • Safe

Alcohol

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule.

Pregnancy

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

Information regarding the use of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.<BR>As Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may cause vertigo.

Kidney

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.<BR>Use of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.

Liver

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Alcohol

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule.

Pregnancy

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

Information regarding the use of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.

Driving

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.<BR>As Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may cause vertigo.

Kidney

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.<BR>Use of Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.

Liver

Drotanim Forte 80mg/100mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.