FAQs ABOUT GRAVITOR 60MG
Can GRAVITOR 60MG be taken during pregnancy?
GRAVITOR 60MG should be used in pregnancy only if considered necessary by your doctor. If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning to get pregnant, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor immediately if you become pregnant during treatment with GRAVITOR 60MG.
What is the best time to take GRAVITOR 60MG?
Take GRAVITOR 60MG as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. GRAVITOR 60MG is usually taken during the day when maximum strength is required, for example, after getting up and 30 to 60 minutes before having a meal. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Can I take GRAVITOR 60MG if I am constipated?
GRAVITOR 60MG is not recommended for use in patients having constipation or an obstructed digestive tract unless your doctor finds it necessary. Consult your doctor before taking it.
Can GRAVITOR 60MG be given to elderly patients?
GRAVITOR 60MG should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged above 65 years) with irregular heartbeat or other heart condition. Consult your doctor before taking it.
Can I take other medicines with GRAVITOR 60MG?
Before taking GRAVITOR 60MG, inform your doctor if you are taking, have taken, or might take any other medicine, including prescription, non-prescription or any herbal medicine. This is important because taking multiple medicines at a time can strengthen or weaken the effect of the medicines.
Can I drive a car after taking GRAVITOR 60MG?
Do not drive a car or use machinery during GRAVITOR 60MG treatment unless you are sure that your judgement and coordination is not affected, as the effects of this medicine on driving ability is not yet established. Consult your doctor if you feel any side effect during treatment with GRAVITOR 60MG that may stop you from driving or using machines.
What if I forget to take a dose of GRAVITOR 60MG?
If you forget to take a dose of GRAVITOR 60MG, take it as soon as you remember. However, omit the missed dose if it is almost time for the next dose. Do not take the medicine twice to make up for a forgotten dose.
Can I stop taking GRAVITOR 60MG on my own?
Continue taking GRAVITOR 60MG until your doctor tells you to stop, unless you experience any unwanted effects, worsening of your condition or any new symptoms. In such case, contact your doctor right away.
Can GRAVITOR 60MG cause vomiting?
Vomiting is a common side effect of GRAVITOR 60MG. In such case, get adequate rest and drink sufficient fluids, especially water. Have small sips if you feel sick. Eat when you feel hungry or when to like to eat, in smaller quantities. Avoid eating oily or fried foods. Do not take any medicine for vomiting without asking your doctor. Tell your doctor if you have continuous vomiting.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking GRAVITOR 60MG?
Patients taking GRAVITOR 60MG must inform their doctor about their pre-existing disease conditions like obstructed digestive or urinary tract, kidney, heart, or thyroid problems, stomach ulcer, fits or parkinson’s disease. Patients should also inform if they are pregnant, breast-feeding or having any allergies. Contact your doctor immediately if you have any unusual symptoms.