Mebiz SR Uses

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Mebiz SR indications

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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 Mebiz SR in details

infoThere 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.

Mebiz SR 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.

Mebiz SR description

Each capsule contains Mebeverine 200 mg.

Mebiz SR 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.

Mebiz SR 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.

Mebiz SR 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 Mebiz SR and ethanol.

Incompatibilities: Not applicable.

Mebiz SR 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 Mebiz SR.

Mebiz SR contraindications

Hypersensitivity to Mebiz SR or to any of the excipients of Mebiz SR.

Active ingredient matches for Mebiz SR:

Mebeverine in Myanmar.

Mebeverine HCl in Myanmar.


Unit description / dosage (Manufacturer)Price, USD
Mebiz SR cap 200 mg 10's (Sun Pharma)

List of Mebiz SR substitutes (brand and generic names):

Mebiz 200mg Capsule MR (Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd)$ 0.26
Mebrin 135mg TAB / 100 (Psycorem)$ 8.57
135 mg x 100's (Psycorem)$ 8.57
MEBRIN tab 135 mg x 10's (Psycorem)$ 0.86
Tablet; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 135 mg (Medipharm)
Tablet, Prolonged Release; Oral; Mebeverine Hydrochloride 200 mg
Menosor 135 mg x 3 x 10's (Tp)
10's (Zydus (Alidac))
200 mg x 10's (Zydus (Alidac))$ 1.45
Meva - SR-TAB / 10 (Zydus (Alidac))
Meva 200mg SR-CAP / 10 (Zydus (Alidac))$ 1.45
MEVA CAPSULE SR 1 strip / 10 capsule srs each (Zydus (Alidac))$ 2.07
MEVA SR cap 200 mg x 10's (Zydus (Alidac))$ 1.72
Meva 200mg Capsule SR (Zydus (Alidac))$ 0.23
Mevrin 135 tab 40's (S.J. & G. Fazul Ellahie)
MOREASE Capsule/ Tablet / 135mg / 10 units (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.78
Morease 135mg TAB / 10 (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.75
135 mg x 10's (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.75
MOREASE 135 MG TABLET 1 strip / 10 tablets each (Dr. Reddy's)$ 1.17
MOREASE 200 MG CAPSULE SR 1 strip / 10 capsule srs each (Dr. Reddy's)$ 1.17
MOREASE tab 135 mg x 10's (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.90
MOREASE SR cap 200 mg x 10's (Dr. Reddy's)$ 1.31
Morease 135mg TAB / 10 (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.75
Morease 135mg Tablet (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.12
Morease 200mg Capsule SR (Dr. Reddy's)$ 0.19

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 Mebiz SR 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 Mebiz SR. 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.

User reports

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1 consumer reported price estimates

Was the price you paid to purchase the drug reasonable? Did you feel it was expensive?
The below mentioned numbers have been reported by ndrugs.com website users about whether the Mebiz SR drug is expensive or inexpensive. There is a mixed opinion among users. The rating about the cost of the drug depends on factors like which brand drug the patient purchased, how effective it was for the price paid, the country or place the drug is marketed, and the economic condition of the patient. The users who feel the drug is expensive can look for an alternative brand drug or a generic drug to save the cost.
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1 consumer reported time for results

To what extent do I have to use Mebiz SR before I begin to see changes in my health conditions?
As part of the reports released by ndrugs.com website users, it takes 1 month 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 Mebiz SR. To get the time effectiveness of using Mebiz SR drug by other patients, please click here.
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1 month1
100.0%


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