This Suspension is an Antispasmodic, used for the treatment of a certain type of intestinal problem called Irritable Bowels Syndrome. It reduces the symptoms of intestinal and stomach cramping. This medicine works by slowing down the natural movements of the gut and by relaxing the stomach and intestine muscles.
Cyclopalm Suspension must not be used in children younger than 6 months old and in women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Before using this medication, inform your doctor if you have a history of glaucoma, enlarged prostate, urination problems, high blood pressure, Nervous System problems, myasthenia gravis, Liver, Heart, Thyroid, Intestinal or Kidney Problems.
This medicine can cause a range of anticholinergic side effects such as dizziness, weakness, dry eyes, Blurred Vision, dry mouth and Abdominal bloating, and, at higher doses, serious effects like decreased sweating, flushed skin, irregular heartbeat, Slurred Speech, Loss of Coordination, Mood Changes, Difficulty Urinating and Decreased Sexual Ability.
This medication is to be taken by mouth, with or without food as instructed by your doctor, usually 4 times a day. The dosage is based on your age, medical condition, and your response to the medicine. Your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a low dose and gradually increase your dose to decrease the risk of side effects.
Common side effects of Cyclopam suspension are as follows:
Is It safe with alcohol?Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women should consult doctor before using it.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women should consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug.
Does this affect kidney function?This medication should be used with caution in patients with underlying kidney disease. Please Consult your doctor.
Does this affect liver function?Use of this medication should be avoided in patients with underlying liver disease.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Cyclopam Suspension , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose if it the time of your next scheduled dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult your doctor in case of overdose.
Cyclopam Suspension is a drug that treats smooth muscle spasms in the gastrointestinal tract which occurs due to irritable bowel syndrome. It blocks the acetylcholine receptors present on the smooth muscles thereby causing the muscles to relax. It also controls excessive secretion from not only stomach but also from bronchial, tracheal and pharyngeal muscles. It also act as an anti-foaming and antiflatulent agent which decreases gas in the GI tract by decreasing the surface tension of gas bubbles thus allowing them to coalesce and be expelled.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication interacts with Liothyronine, Levothyroxine, Corticosteroids and others.
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