Alverine - Uses Warnings Side Effects Precautions Overdose & Brands - Watsons Health
Watsons Health

ALVERINE

Alverine is an anti-spasmodic medicine that acts on the smooth muscles of the intestines and uterus to decrease the contraction that are mediated by neurotransmitters such as acetylcholine, histamine and  5-hydroxytryptamine.

Alverine is a drug that is used to treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and its symptoms such as cramps, diarrhea, constipation and bloatedness.

Alverine may have the following side effects:

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Dyspnoea
  • Wheezing
  • Pruritus
  • Rash
  • Jaundice
  • Hepatitis

Take extra caution in patients with the following medical conditions:

  • Patient with severe constipation
  • Fever
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding/discharge
  • Dysuria
  • Blood from the bowel
  • Children

 

Interactions

There is no data regarding drug interactions with Alverine.

Overdose & Brands

If you think you have used Alverine more than the usual dosage, please seek medical help immediately.

Symptoms of Alverine overdose include hypotension and atropine-like effects. Seek medical help immediately.

If you think you have used Alverine more than the usual dosage, please seek medical help immediately.

Symptoms of Alverine overdose include hypotension and atropine-like effects. Seek medical help immediately.

Available Brands:

  • Audmonal
  • Profenil
  • Spasmaverine
  • Spasmonal

Related Articles

DTP-HIB Vaccine

DTP-HIB vaccine is a combined vaccine of adsorbed diphtheria, tetanus toxoid and acellular pertussis and of Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines. It is a [...]

Tenecteplase

Tenecteplase is a tissue-type plasminogen activator (tPA), a biosynthetic form of human enzyme that is a fibrin-specific thrombolytic agent, converting plasminogen to [...]

Selexipag

Selexipag is a selective non-prostanoid agonist of prostacyclin (IP) receptor, that stimulates the release of prostacyclin, which is responsible to induce [...]