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Presmovac 2Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Prucalopride
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: July 31, 2019

This medication is an enterokinetic agent that helps to treat chronic constipation caused by any other drug or medical condition. It works by increasing the rhythmic wave-like motion of the digestive system known as peristalsis. This helps to increase bowel movements.

It is vital that you take the dosage according to your doctor’s instructions. The medicine should not be taken if you have glucose malabsorption, kidney and intestinal disease. It should not be used if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

The medication is used for the treatment of conditions like:

Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Presmovac 2Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact a medical expert in case of overdose.

The medication is a high-affinity 5-HT4 agonist, which are associated with commencing peristalsis. Prucalopride changes colonic motility pattern through serotonin 5-HT4 receptor stimulation. It motivates the colonic mass movement, which exerts a force while defecating.

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About Presmovac 2Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Presmovac 2Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Presmovac 2Mg Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Presmovac 2Mg Tablet ?
Key highlights of Presmovac 2Mg Tablet
What are the substitutes for Presmovac 2Mg Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?