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Is it ok to continue taking metformin even if I don't have polycystic ovaries anymore? Is it true it counters the effect of OTC pills (weight gain)

Is it ok to continue taking metformin even if I don't have polycystic ovaries anymore? Is it true it counters the effect of OTC pills (weight gain)

Yes: If you have Insulin resistance or even diabetes metformin is fine to take. Some people have lost weight on metformin, perhaps due to GI side effects. I haven't heard that it can interfere with diet pills but those can be dangerous on their own. ...Read more

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Can I drink while using mebeverine?

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Can I drink while using mebeverine?

Mebeverine: This is used for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. Mixing with alcohol can cause more indigestion/heartburn, headaches, insomnia, dizziness, slow heart beats & rash. ...Read more

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Can you take mebeverine and penicillin togther?

Can you take mebeverine and penicillin togther?

Drug interactions: Mebeverine is a antispasmotic and should not have any interaction with penicillin as far as I could find. ...Read more

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What is difference between drotaverine and mebeverine?

What is difference between drotaverine and mebeverine?

Not a lot: Drotaverine is newer but both are muscle relaxers. Couldn't find much info since not available in a lot of countries. They are closely related pharmacologically ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is the half life of 200mg mebeverine hcl.

Dear sir, what is the half life of 200mg mebeverine hcl.

Colofac t 1/2: Each Colofac tablet contains mebeverine hydrochloride 135mg. The plasma half life of drug metabolites is about 2-5 hours. ...Read more

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Dear sir, why my GI prescribed me mebeverine for 3 years.

Dear sir, why my GI prescribed me mebeverine for 3 years.

Spasm: Your doctor think you have irritable bowel syndrome IBS and that why he prescribes the medicine
you can google IBS or check it out on web MD. Com ...Read more

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What is difference between mebeverine and oregano herb? Which one is the best? Can I use both of them?

What is difference between mebeverine and oregano herb? Which one is the best? Can I use both of them?

Mebeverine ; oregano: Mebeverine is a pharmaceutical medication used to help spasms in irritable bowel syndrome: http://tinyurl. Com/odxqvp5 oregano is an herb most often used as a spice in foods. There are no standardized preparations of oregano, but some studies show that its oil inhibits certain intestinal parasites: http://tinyurl. Com/p7t6b2c using too much can cause GI upset. Please discuss with your physician. ...Read more

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Is it possible for mebeverine to stop me from becoming pregnant?

Is it possible for mebeverine to stop me from becoming pregnant?

No: This is not a medication that will stop the pregnancy from forming. And may not be safe in pregnancy. If you think you might be pregnant I would stop the medication and consult your doctor right away. ...Read more

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What is the use of mebeverine hydrochloride and ispaghuyla husk granules?

What is the use of mebeverine hydrochloride and ispaghuyla husk granules?

IBS: These are mainly used in irritable bowel syndrome (ibs), . Ispaghula husk and mebeverine hydrochloride are used as a bulk forming laxative and an anti-spasmodic respectively. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Dear sir, otilinum is good or mebeverine is good.

Dear sir, otilinum is good or mebeverine is good.

See psychiatrist: Both are used for abdominal (intestinal) cramps. Neither are available in the US. In view of your other medications you need to discuss this with your psychiatrist before trying either ...Read more

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Sir, what is difference between mebeverine and dicyclomin which one is the best can I use both of them?

Sir, what is difference between mebeverine and dicyclomin which one is the best can I use both of them?

Take only one: Mebeverine is an antimuscarinic. It belongs to a group of compounds called musculotropic antispasmodics. These compounds act directly on the gut muscles at the cellular level to relax them. Diclyclomine also antagonizes acetylcholine at muscarinic receptors (anticholinergic); relaxes smooth muscle, inhibits bradykinin and histamine-induced spasms. Take only one at a time as prescribed to prevent se. ...Read more

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Dear sir what is difference between mebeverine and dicyclomin, which one is the best? Can I use both of them?

Dear sir what is difference between mebeverine and dicyclomin, which one is the best? Can I use both of them?

Dicyclomine: Dicyclomine is fda approved, but the other one isn't. If I were you, I go with what ever is approved first. ...Read more

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Can I take senokot (senna) while using mebeverine?

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Can I take senokot (senna) while using mebeverine?

Senokot (senna): It is a natural plant laxative & should be safe with mebeverine, as it can relieve constipation due to mebeverine. ...Read more

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Does taking mebeverine tablets effect my implanon from working?

Does taking mebeverine tablets effect my implanon from working?

Not completely: Mebeverine hydrochloride is used in irritable bowel syndrome.

Common side effects of mebeverine hydrochloride include abdominal pain, memory loss, breathing difficulty, confusional state, diarrhea, fatigue, nausea and vomiting, urine flow decreased. Taking both together may make some side effects of the Implanon worse especially intestinal side effects. ...Read more

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What is different between baclofen and mebeverine hcl?

What is different between baclofen and mebeverine hcl?

Indication & purpose: Mebeverine is an anti-spasmodic agent used to treat stomach cramps typically associated w/irritable bowel syndrome (http://www. Drugs. Com/international/mebeverine. Html). Baclofen is also an anti-spasmodic agent but used specifically to relieve pain from large muscle groups in spasm (http://www. Drugs. Com/search. Php? Searchterm=baclofen). Talk to your doc about why each is prescribed for you. ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is deffirence between hyoscyamine and mebeverine?

Dear sir, what is deffirence between hyoscyamine and mebeverine?

Similar but differen: Both Hyoscyamine and mebeverine are drugs whose major therapeutic role is in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) and the associated abdominal cramping. Both block the muscarinic receptors, but hyoscymaine also has potent anti-cholinergic side effects, whereas mebeverine does not. These side effects include: dry mouth, blurred vision, faintness and occasional disorientation. ...Read more

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Doses of Mebeverine 135mg for ibs?

Doses of Mebeverine 135mg for ibs?

R/O IBS: LOW DOSE SSRI CAN HELP. IBS IS DX OF EXCLUSION. IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed. You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com Inc water 64 oz/dy ...Read more

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Does mebeverine cause weight gain?

Does mebeverine cause weight gain?

Doubt it...: Mebeverine act directly on the gut muscles at the cellular level to relax them. This relieves painful muscle spasms without affecting GI motility. Mebeverine is used to relieve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome and related intestinal disorders. Among its side effects, the drug is known to cause indigestion ; loss of appetite. ...Read more

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How much time does mebeverine take to work for ibs?

How much time does mebeverine take to work for ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS = diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori. You also need a baseline colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should ditch to a gluten free high fiber diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com. Some see improvement in 2-6 wks ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is difference between mebeverine and alverin? And which one is the best for ibs.

Dear sir, what is difference between mebeverine and alverin? And which one is the best for ibs.

Not much: Both work to quit spasms and cramps. Like anything else, what works for one might not work for another. You just have to see. If one is working for you don't worry about the other one. ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of using mebeverine for IBS?

What are the long term effects of using mebeverine for IBS?

If tolerating none: Mebeverine is the new antispasmodic medication release smooth muscles of bowel. Used in irritable bowel syndrome, spastic colon, some types of colitis, if tolerates, & helps no complications in long term use are reported. ...Read more

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Can mebeverine be taken when needed instead of 3x a day as my stomach has settled to what it was?

Can mebeverine be taken when needed instead of 3x a day as my stomach has settled to what it was?

Depends: Medications such as mebeverine (Colofac, not available in U.S.) that treat spasm of the colon are used for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome, which although not a serious condition, certainly can feel like one. The decision to stop or continue it depends on one's clinical situation & should be discussed with the prescriber. For long-term symptoms, symptoms are likely to return if it is stopped. ...Read more

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Dear sir, my GI was said you have spasm in your stomach and prescribed me mebeverine for 3 years but now I'm not fine. What's the best way to be fine?

Dear sir, my GI was said you have spasm in your stomach and prescribed me mebeverine for 3 years but now I'm not fine. What's the best way to be fine?

Not: Fine is not definite. Please describe your symptoms. If due to intestinal spasms drugs like Bentyl or donnatal (phenobarbital atropine hyoscyamine and scopolamine) or hyoscyamine may be helpfu ...Read more

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Mebeverine causes a little bloting and loose stool. Is it normal?

Mebeverine causes a little bloting and loose stool. Is it normal?

Mebeverine: Possible as the medication relaxes the muscle around the gut therefore it could cause loose stool and bloating. ...Read more

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Can I use 800mg of mebeverine HCl everyday for stomach cramp?

Can I use 800mg of mebeverine HCl everyday for stomach cramp?

It depends: Usually this medication is benign and is taken for irritable bowles however tell your provider so he could monitor any side effects you might have. ...Read more

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Dear sir, what is difference between levosulpiride and dicyclomine. Can I use both of them with mebeverine hcl?

Depends.....: Levosulpiride is an anti-psychotic anti-depressive but it also used for irritable bwo syndrome (ibs). Dicyclomine and mebeverine are different class of medications used most commonly for irritable bowl syndrome. It seems like your problem is ibs and using 3 medication together for it cannot be recommended in this forum. Must discuss this with your GI specialist. ...Read more

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Is mebeverine good for trapped wind? (The one that feels like chest pressure)

Is mebeverine good for trapped wind? (The one that feels like chest pressure)

Sometimes: Mebeverine is primarily am antispasmodic. Which means it helps mostly with cramping. However because it relaxes the gut muscles. Some have noted improvement of bowel gas ...Read more

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Dear sir, my doc prescribed me mebeverine for my stomach spasm for 3 years, but I'm not fine yet. Tell me the another way.

Dear sir, my doc prescribed me mebeverine for my stomach spasm for 3 years, but I'm not fine yet. Tell me the another way.

GI consultation: I suggest upper GI endoscopy and biopsy if necessary. I would suggest asking your consultant about alternative medication therapy, ...Read more

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What is difference between librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) and mebeverine which one is powerful?

What is difference between librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) and mebeverine which one is powerful?

Not totally alike: Mebeverine and and Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) are amooth muscle relaxers but Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) comtains librium, a benzodiazepine tranquilizer. Librax (clinidium and chlordiazepoxide) works better for very anxious patiens with ibs. ...Read more

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I've just took a mebeverine and am going to bed now (says 3 times a day b4 food) but am not hungry an going to sleep is this ok?

I've just took a mebeverine and am going to bed now (says 3 times a day b4 food) but am not hungry an going to sleep is this ok?

Probably.: If you haven't had any reactions to mebeverine in the past, it is probably fine. I would not take a medication for the first time and then go to sleep, since there is always a risk of allergic reaction to almost any drug. It's instruction of taking before food probably has to do with getting maximum benefit of its anti-spasmodic properties for irritable bowel syndrome. ...Read more

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Dear sir, if stomach cramp do not be fine by medication. Is there any procedure for treat. Becuz I ate mebeverine for 3 years but I'm not fine.

Dear sir, if stomach cramp do not be fine by medication. Is there any procedure for treat. Becuz I ate mebeverine for 3 years but I'm not fine.

Check out these: Links. Get reassurance from your dr that your symptoms are not serious and could just be related to ibs and possibly gastritis.Take care! Http://www. Medicines. Org. Uk/guides/mebeverine%20hydrochloride/irritable%20bowel/mebeverine%20135mg%20tablets. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/irritable-bowel-syndrome/ds00106. http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/gastritis/ds00488. ...Read more

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I have spasm in my stomach that do not transfer the feeling to the brain. I used mebeverine for 3 years but I'm not fine. What is your diagnose and tr?

I have spasm in my stomach that do not transfer the feeling to the brain. I used mebeverine for 3 years but I'm not fine. What is your diagnose and tr?

Mebeverine is...: ...An antispasmodic medicine which is used to relieve muscle cramps in the stomach and intestines. It's primary use is in irritable bowel syndrome (ibs). Ibs is however a diagnosis of exclusion, so its impossible to render a diagnosis in your specific case without knowing what tests you've had or what was ruled out. Also, not sure what you mean by "do not transfer the feeling to the brain.". ...Read more