Decolic 10 mg Injection

Manufactured by Kontest Chemicals Ltd
Composition: Dicyclomine
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Decolic 10 mg Injection is an anticholinergic medicine which is used to relieve muscle spasms in the gastrointestinal tract. It is not recommended in patients with gastrointestinal and urinary tract obstruction disorders. This medicine should be used with caution due to an increase in the risk of dizziness.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Decolic 10 mg Injection

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of fewer than 4 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Alcohol should not be consumed while receiving Decolic 10 mg Injection due to an increase in the risk of drowsiness and dizziness. Inform the doctor on priority if you experience any such symptoms. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery if alcohol and Decolic 10 mg Injection are consumed together.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is recommended for use in pregnant women only if necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women due to the risk of undesired side effects in the breastfeeding infants. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue the drug or discontinue breastfeeding based on the clinical condition.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Decolic 10 mg Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Decolic 10 mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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