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Cataspa 50/20 MG Tablet 10

Cataspa 50/20 MG Tablet 10

USV LTD

    • Rs. 24.50

    Manufactured by:  USV Ltd.

    Composition: Dicyclomine (20 mg) + Diclofenac (50 mg)

    Drug type: Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) and Antispasmodics 

    Prescription Required: Yes

    Primary Uses: Abdominal pain

    What is Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet?

    Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet is the combination of two drugs- Diclofenac and dicyclomine which is used for abdominal pain.

    Uses:

    Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of abdominal pain.

    How Does the Drug Work?

    Diclofenac has potent analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic actions. It works by inhibiting the enzyme cyclooxygenase resulting in decreased synthesis of prostaglandin and thus relieves in pain. Dicyclomine is an antispasmodic agent which acts by relaxing the muscles in intestine and stomach and hence reduce abdominal pain.

    Common Side Effects of Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet:

    List of major side effects of Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet

    • Abdominal pain
    • Diarrhea
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Skin rash
    • Sleepiness
    • Loss of appetite
    • Nervousness
    • Dry mouth
    • Heartburn
    • Blurred vision

    How to Use Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet?

    Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet is taken by mouth by swallowing it completely with adequate water. Do not chew and break the medication. This medication should be taken with food.

    Precautions to be Taken:

    Useful precautions to be taken while using Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet

    • Do not take Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet if you are allergic to this medicine.
    • Consult to your doctor if you experience nausea, vomiting and diarrhea persistently during the treatment with this medication.
    • The pregnant and lactating women should take Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet on doctor’s prescription.
    • Alcohol consumption is not advisable during the treatment with Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet to avoid the risk of stomach bleeding.

    Contraindications:

    Contraindications while using Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet

    • The use of this medication is contraindicated in the patients with peptic ulcer and GI bleeding.
    • This medicine is not recommend for the patients with dehydration, hypovolaemia and haemorrhagic diathesis.

    Interactions:

    Possible drug interactions of Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet with other drugs

    • Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet may show Increased plasma level with methotrexate.
    • The use of this medication is advised against in those concurrently receiving anticoagulants and other NSAIDs as it may increase the risk of GI bleeding.
    • Concomitant treatment with triamterene and ciclosporin may Increase the risk of nephrotoxicity.

    Storage:

    Store at room temperature. Keep away from sunlight, moisture and children.

    Dosage:

    Missed dose:

    In case of missed dose, skip the same and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking double dose to make up for a missed one.

    Overdose:

    Immediately contact to your doctor as emergency medical treatment is required in case of an overdose.

    FAQs:

    1. What is Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet used for?

    Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet is used for abdominal pain.

    1. How does Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet work?

    Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet has potent analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic actions. It works by inhibiting the enzyme cyclooxygenase resulting in decreased synthesis of prostaglandin and thus relieves in pain.

    1. Can I take Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet during pregnancy and lactation?

    The pregnant and lactating women should take Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet on doctor’s prescription.

    1. Can I take alcohol while taking Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet?

    Alcohol consumption is not advisable during the treatment with Cataspa 50/20 mg Tablet to avoid the risk of stomach bleeding.

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