Active Ingredient(s): Atropine + Hyoscyamine + Phenobarbital + Scopolamine
Category: Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Antispasmodic Overview

Donnatal is a proprietary combination medication for the treatment of intestinal cramping due to various causes, often administered as part of a GI cocktail.[1] It is classed as an anticholinergic antispasmodic drug. Donnatal is marketed by PBM Pharmaceuticals. It is available as tablets, capsules, extended release tablets and elixir. Active ingredients are listed as: phenobarbital, atropine and scopolamine. The latter two ingredients are found in plants of the Solanaceae fa...

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Scopex What is it prescribed for?

I was prescribed Scopex and Buscopan for kiney stones. The pain went away and I thought the stone disintegrated. ## Hello, Rene! How are you? Yes, as reported by the NIH, some of them do pass on their own and disintegrate, once they enter the bladder. Scopex is prescribe as an antispasmodic to help alleviate the pain stones can cause as they are passing, it also contains an analgesic for the pain. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. How long have you been symptom free? ## Hi have got a backlog of water which can't come out as there's a kidney stone there. Get very bad spasms that are very painful. Will scopex help with the spasms and bad pain. Until I can get this sorted out. ## Sorry have got this problem with my lef...

Why Was Baralgin Banned In Usa

I want to know more about the conditions of the ban ## I was recently given baralgin-m by my doctor for severe menstrual cramps. I found out later it was banned, why? ## I would like to know which over the counter pain medication I can be take instead of garalgin pain medication? ## It was killing competitors in the US, the best analgesic and antispasmodic. It was a product of hoechst germany, manufacturers of good quality products. ## I have used Baralgin in the 1960s when practicing abroad, superb antispasmodic/ analgesic for any kind of visceral colic, cheap too, not addictive, a Hoechst rep told years ago that they did not seek FDA approval as it was not a money spinner, I believe the drug had rare but significant side effects

Spasfon for menstrual pain

Does the antispasmodic drug Spasfon prevent or stop ovulation? If so, can it be used for menstrual pain? ## Spasfon (Phloroglucinol/Trimethylphloroglucinol) is an antispasmodic drug marketed for use in the treatment of painful spasmodic manifestations stemming from the GI tract, biliary tract, bladder and uterus. It is also touted for use in treating painful menstruation. However, there are no official statements from the manufacturer or within medical literature depicting its use in preventing or stopping ovulation altogether. In my understanding, this medication simply makes one's period easier to cope with due to being in less pain. I hope this helps answer your question.

why buscopan is given to pregnant women before giving birth

i want to know why buscopan is given to to pregnant woman before giving birth? ## Buscopan contains the active ingredient Butylscopolamine and it is mainly used, in these cause, for its antispasmodic properties. That means that it can reduce some of the pain associated with the muscle flexing and spasms that can occur with giving birth. Such medications aren't commonly used in the U.S. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## im taking buscopan and im pregnancy will harm me and my baby ## Im 9 months pregnant and im on my due date and my baby is still inside of me. my mid-wife told me to drink Buscopan, is it true? It will not harm my baby? or even me? tnx ## i am 18 wks pregnant nd my doctor prescribed buscopan for stomach cramps... Im nt sure how safe this is... Anybody knws?...

Colospa Retard

I have been prescribed colospa retard for IBS, two tabs daily of 200 mg. Want to know more about the drug, its usage and side effects. ## This contains the active ingredient Mebeverine, which is a type of antispasmodic that is often used to treat the symptoms of IBS. Side effects may include: nausea, headache, fever and angioedema. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with? ## my wife, aged 73 yrs has been confirmed to be an IBS patient. One doctor prescrobed to take Rifagut-200 per day, whereas the other Colospa retard-200 per day after food. My wife feels better with Rifagut-200 without side effects. I seek your advice. ## I am also being identified by doctor as IBS, I am also prescribed for Colospa Retard 2 tablets daily. I want to know the basic funtion of Colospa Retard ##...

will this be harmful to my dog

my dog has just swallowed one of my 135mg Mebeverine will this do him any harm ## Can I give Bevispas 135MG tablets to treat my dog for IBS


Can bevispas be used to relieve pain caused by a hernia ## What is the best medication to stop or prevent oesophugas spasms caused by hiatus hernia? ## Please recommend medication to help stomach gas ## Will bevispas really help reduce my stomach swelling? ## Bevispas contains 135mgs of Mebeverine, it is an antispasmodic that's most commonly used to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Learn more Mebeverine details here. It may help some with esophageal spasms, but it isn't going to help with bloating and gas. Are there any other questions or comments? ## I am on a lot of blood pressure/heart meds. Right now I am, in a very bad way, passing gas and/or having difficult bowel movements. Can I take Bevispas?

Antispasmodic medication efficacy and side effects

Do antispasmodic drugs affect your libido? I was just diagnosed with a spastic colon. Are any of these drugs better than the other? ## What specific medication are you asking about? There are many on the market. And yes, according to FDA reports, some of them can affect your libido, as well as causing dizziness, dry mouth, and headache.

drotin ds

indication ## Drotin-DS contains the active ingredient Drotaverine, it is an antispasmodic that is used to help treat bowel disorders, such as IBS. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, vomiting and dry mouth. Read more: Moza contains the active ingredient Mosapride, it is a gastroprokinetic agent that accelerates gastric emptying and is often used to help treat acid reflux and IBS. Are there any comments or questions? ## my doctor prescribed mosapride for my stomach, i started two days ago and i am experiencing diareah with a lot of cramps is this normal? ## i am 26 yrs old house wife,i am pregnent of 13 weeks. I am taking sustain 100mg, smilo for,hymcal,glob up.but i am feeling left corner lower abdomen pain.Today doctor has prescribed me Dortin DS. Shall i take this? P...

Drotin Is Used For Kidney Pain

im suffering from kidney stone pain i sdrotin tablet is used for that pain or not ## Drotin contains the active ingredient Drotaverine, it is an antispasmodic. It has been shown to help with some types of pain, but the only way to really know if it will help you is by trying it. Side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness and dizziness. You can read more about it here: Are there any comments or questions? ## I have a 4 nos of stone in right 8,6nd 4 mm nd one is left side 3 mm is it effective for clear my stones plz help me is the neeri is best for too much pain ## 6mm size sotne in my right side of my kidney. I am suffering pain in my abdominal yerterday night .so drotin A is pain relief is use or not


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Atropine + Hyoscyamine + Phenobarbital + Scopolamine
  • Elixir: Combo
  • Tablet: 0.0582mg + 0.3111mg + 48.6mg + 0.0195mg, Combo
  • Tablet, Extended Release: Combo
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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