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Pruvict 2Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Prucalopride
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: July 05, 2019

Pruvict is an enterokinetic agent that helps to treat chronic constipation in patients. 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 your dosage according to your doctor’s instructions. Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

It should not be taken if you are lactose intolerant or have glucose malabsorption and kidney and intestinal disease. Do not take this if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in it.

Side effects should never be ignored and should be brought to the attention of your doctor immediately. If you are a pregnant woman or a breastfeeding, then you must consult the doctor before consuming this medication.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    In case of pregnancy, you must consult the doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women should take medical help before consuming this tablet.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Pruvict 2Mg Tablet , 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 is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

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

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


    This medication interacts with Albendazole, Erythromycin, Amiodarone, Atorvastatin, Ketoconazole.

Ques: What is Pruvict 2Mg Tablet?

Ans: This tablet has Prucalopride as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by indirectly stimulating the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine. It is used to treat conditions such as constipation.

Ques: What are the uses of Pruvict 2Mg Tablet?

Ans: It is a medication used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as constipation.

Ques: What are the side effects of Pruvict 2mg tablet?

Ans: There are some serious side effects of this medicine like Fatigue, loss of appetite and Flatulence. In case of patients having any of the side effects or issues like Headache and Dizziness. It is advised to stop the consumption of this medicine and contact to doctor as soon as possible.

Ques: For what treatment Pruvict 2mg tablet used for?

Ans: This tablet is used for the treatment of pelvic muscles. It is also used to cure chronic constipation.

Ques: How long do I need to use pruvict 2mg tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication should be consumed until the complete eradication of the disease. It is advised to use till the time directed by your doctor. Also taking this medication longer than it was prescribed, can cause an inadequate effect on the patient's condition. So please consult your doctor.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use pruvict 2mg tablet?

Ans: The duration of effect for this medicine is dependent on the severity of the patient’s condition. Therefore the frequency of usage of this medication will vary from person to person. It is advised to follow the proper prescription of the doctor, directed according to the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use pruvict 2mg tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of pruvict 2mg tablet?

Ans: This medication contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this medication above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication away from the reach of children.
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About Pruvict 2Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Pruvict 2Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Pruvict 2Mg Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Pruvict 2Mg Tablet ?
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What are the substitutes for Pruvict 2Mg Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Pruvict 2Mg Tablet ?
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