Mebetin Uses

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Mebetin indications

An indication is a term used for the list of condition or symptom or illness for which the medicine is prescribed or used by the patient. For example, acetaminophen or paracetamol is used for fever by the patient, or the doctor prescribes it for a headache or body pains. Now fever, headache and body pains are the indications of paracetamol. A patient should be aware of the indications of medications used for common conditions because they can be taken over the counter in the pharmacy meaning without prescription by the Physician.
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Irritable bowel syndrome & allied conditions eg, chronic irritable colon, spastic constipation, mucous colitis and spastic colitis. Symptomatic treatment of abdominal pain, cramps, nonspecific diarrhoea & flatulence. GI spasm secondary to organic diseases eg, diverticulitis, gastritis, duodenitis, oesophagitis, cholecystitis, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, peptic ulcer, gallbladder disease, hiatus hernia, GIT inflammation.

Uses of Mebetin in details

There are specific as well as general uses of a drug or medicine. A medicine can be used to prevent a disease, treat a disease over a period or cure a disease. It can also be used to treat the particular symptom of the disease. The drug use depends on the form the patient takes it. It may be more useful in injection form or sometimes in tablet form. The drug can be used for a single troubling symptom or a life-threatening condition. While some medications can be stopped after few days, some drugs need to be continued for prolonged period to get the benefit from it.

Mebetin is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (disorder of the intestines that leads to cramps in the abdomen, gas, bloating and changes in bowel habits). It is also used to treat other conditions that involve spasm and pain related to small and large bowel.

Mebetin description

Each capsule contains Mebeverine 200 mg.

Mebetin also contains the following excipients: Capsule Content (Granules): Magnesium stearate, polyacrylate dispersion 30%, talc, hypromellose, methacrylic acid-ethyl acrylate copolymer (1:1) dispersion 30% and glycerol triacetate. Capsule Shell: Gelatin, titanium dioxide (E171). Printing Ink: Shellac (E904), black iron oxide (E172), propylene glycol, concentrated ammonia solution, potassium hydroxide.

Mebetin dosage

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Adults: 1 capsule twice daily (1 in the morning and 1 in the evening).

Special Populations: Elderly, Renal and Hepatic Impairment: No posology studies in elderly, renal and/or hepatically impaired patients have been performed. However, no specific risk for elderly, renal and/or hepatically impaired patients could be identified from available post-marketing data. No dosage adjustment is deemed necessary in these patients.

Missed Dose: In case of ≥1 doses missed, continue with the next dose as prescribed; the missed doses are not to be taken in addition to the regular dose.

Administration: The capsules should be swallowed with a sufficient amount of water (at least 100 mL of water).

It should not be chewed because the coating is intended to ensure a prolonged release mechanism.

Mebetin interactions

No interaction studies have been performed except with alcohol. In vitro and in vivo studies in animals have demonstrated the absence of any interaction between Mebetin and ethanol.

Incompatibilities: Not applicable.

Mebetin side effects

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Although adverse effects appear rare, gastrointestinal disturbances, dizziness, headache, insomnia, anorexia and tachycardia have been reported in patients receiving Mebetin.

Mebetin contraindications

Hypersensitivity to Mebetin HCl or to any of the excipients of Mebetin.

Active ingredient matches for Mebetin:

Mebeverine in Malaysia, Singapore.

Mebeverine HCl in Singapore.

Mebeverine hydrochloride in Singapore, Malaysia.


Unit description / dosage (Manufacturer)Price, USD
Mebetin 135 mg x 100's
Mebetin 135 mg x 20 x 10's
Mebetin tab 135 mg 20 x 10's (Sam Chun Dang)
Mebetin tab 135 mg 100's (Sam Chun Dang)

List of Mebetin substitutes (brand and generic names):

Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 100 mg
Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 200 mg
Tablet, Sugar-Coated; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 135 mg
Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 100 mg
Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 200 mg
Tablet, Sugar-Coated; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 135 mg
Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 100 mg
Capsule; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 200 mg
Tablet, Sugar-Coated; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 135 mg
MEBIZ CAPSULE SR 1 strip / 10 capsule srs each (Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd)$ 2.37
Mebiz 200mg Capsule MR (Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd)$ 0.26
Mebiz SR cap 200 mg 10's (Sun Pharma)
200 mg x 10's (Sun)$ 1.67
Mebiz-SR 200mg CAP / 10 (Sun)$ 1.67
MEBIZ-SR modified-release cap 200 mg x 10's (Sun)$ 1.87
Mebiz-SR 200mg CAP / 10 (Sun)$ 1.67
Mebrin 135mg TAB / 100 (Psycorem)$ 8.57
135 mg x 100's (Psycorem)$ 8.57

References

  1. PubChem. "mebeverine". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/com... (accessed September 17, 2018).
  2. DrugBank. "Mebeverine". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB12554 (accessed September 17, 2018).
  3. MeSH. "Parasympatholytics". https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/68... (accessed September 17, 2018).

Reviews

The results of a survey conducted on ndrugs.com for Mebetin are given in detail below. The results of the survey conducted are based on the impressions and views of the website users and consumers taking Mebetin. We implore you to kindly base your medical condition or therapeutic choices on the result or test conducted by a physician or licensed medical practitioners.

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1 consumer reported time for results

To what extent do I have to use Mebetin before I begin to see changes in my health conditions?
As part of the reports released by ndrugs.com website users, it takes 5 days and a few days before you notice an improvement in your health conditions.
Please note, it doesn't mean you will start to notice such health improvement in the same time frame as other users. There are many factors to consider, and we implore you to visit your doctor to know how long before you can see improvements in your health while taking Mebetin. To get the time effectiveness of using Mebetin drug by other patients, please click here.
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5 days1
100.0%


7 consumers reported age

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16-292
28.6%
> 602
28.6%
46-602
28.6%
30-451
14.3%


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