Doverin A contains Drotaverine. Doverin A uses:

Spastic conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, irritable bowel syndrome-

  • Biliary colics and spastic conditions of the biliary tract: Cholecystolithiasis, cholecystitis, cholangitis.
  • Renal colics and spastic conditions of the urogenital tract: Nephrolithiasis, ureterolithiasis, pyelitis, cystitis.
  • Spastic conditions of the uterus: Dysmenorrhea, imminent abortion, uterine tetanus.
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Brand Name: Doverin A
Generic: Drotaverine
Weight: 80.0 Mg
Type: Tablet
Therapeutic Class: Anticholinergics
Manufacturer: INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
Price: 102.85
Last Updated: 2020-11-21 18:15:00

Doses

Doverin A contains Drotaverine 80.0 Mg. Doverin A doses

Oral-

  • Adults: 1 to 2 tablets, 3 times daily
  • Children (over 6 years): 1/2 to 1 tablet, 1-2 times daily.
  • Children (1-6 years): 1/4 to 1/2 tablet, 1-2 times daily.

Injection-

  • Adults: 1 to 2 ampoules, intramuscularly or subcutaneously, 1-3 times daily.
  • For the management of acute stone colics: 1 or 2 ampoules by slow intravenous injection.

 

Side Effects

The common side effects are headache, dizziness, rhinitis, sinusitis, gastrointestinal upset, nausea, pharyngitis, edema and fatigue.

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Introduction

Doverin A has antispasmodic effect mediated via inhibition of phosphodiesterase-IV, specific for smooth muscle. It has a rapid and direct action on the smooth muscle. It acts to correct cyclic AMP and Ca imbalance at the spastic site, thereby relieving smooth muscle spasm and pain.

Precaution

Caution should be taken for patients suffering from liver and kidney disease.

Interaction

May attenuate the action of levodopa. Concurrent use of analgesics, antimuscarinics or benzodiazepines. Additive beneficial effect with concurrent use of analgesics, antimuscarinics or benzodiazepines.

Pregnancy Lactation use

As with most drugs, the use of Doverin A Hydrochloride should be avoided during pregnancy and lactation unless essential.

Contraindication

Doverin A is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the products and its constituents.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

 

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

 

Doverin A Tablet price in India 102.85

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