FAQs ABOUT COLONEXT SUSPENSION
Q. What is COLONEXT SUSPENSION used for?
A. COLONEXT SUSPENSION is used to provide relief from infantile colic (persistent crying in infants), gastrointestinal tract spasm, flatulence, and abdominal discomfort that occurs due to excessive gas formation in disorders such as dyspepsia (indigestion) and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (digestive disorder) in affected children.
Q. How COLONEXT SUSPENSION works?
A. COLONEXT SUSPENSION works by providing relief from excessive gas formation that occurs due to dyspepsia/gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, where Dicyclomine relieves abdominal cramps and pain by relaxing muscles in stomach and gut, and Simethicone facilitates easy gas passage by disintegrating gas bubbles in affected children.
Q. What are the most common side effects of administering COLONEXT SUSPENSION in child?
The most common side effects of administering COLONEXT SUSPENSION in child are dry mouth, nausea, blurred vision, dizziness, sleepiness, and/or weakness. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms becomes worse in the child.
Q. How COLONEXT SUSPENSION is administered to the child?
A. Administer COLONEXT SUSPENSION in child as advised by your physician. Shake well before use. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for your child depending on child’s age, body weight and disease condition.
Q. What happens if child is administered more than the required dosage of COLONEXT SUSPENSION?
A. If you or anyone else accidentally administers too much of COLONEXT SUSPENSION to the child, then consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Symptoms of overdose that can occur in child are headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, dilated pupils, hot dry skin, dizziness, dryness of the mouth, and/or difficulty in swallowing.