FAQs ABOUT MEB SR CAPSULE
What is the use of MEB SR CAPSULE?
MEB SR CAPSULE is used to treat painful muscle spasms of the stomach and the intestines. It is used for the symptomatic treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and other similar stomach conditions (such as chronic irritable colon, spastic constipation, mucous colitis and spastic colitis) that causes painful spasms or cramps of the gut muscles.
How MEB SR CAPSULE works?
MEB SR CAPSULE is an antispasmodic medication. It relaxes the smooth muscles of the stomach and the intestines which therefore relieves painful muscle cramps caused due to irritable bowel syndrome and other stomach conditions.
What is the best time to take MEB SR CAPSULE?
Take MEB SR CAPSULE 20 minutes before meals or as directed by the physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.
How long will it take for MEB SR CAPSULE to start acting?
MEB SR CAPSULE may start acting within 1 hour of oral consumption. However, this time period may vary from person-to-person depending upon their health condition.
What to do if I forgot to take a dose of MEB SR CAPSULE?
If you forgot to take a dose of MEB SR CAPSULE, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one at regular times. Do not take a double dose of MEB SR CAPSULE to compensate a missed dose, as it could lead to toxicity.
Will taking a higher dose of MEB SR CAPSULE than the prescribed one be beneficial?
No, taking a higher dose of MEB SR CAPSULE will not be effective rather it can lead to toxicity. Always take the dose prescribed by your doctor. If the prescribed dose is not effective for you, consult your doctor for advice. Your doctor might increase the dose or suggest an alternative therapy.
Can MEB SR CAPSULE be taken daily?
Yes. MEB SR CAPSULE can be taken daily as per your doctor’s instruction. However, if you are doubtful, consult your doctor.
Is MEB SR CAPSULE safe?
MEB SR CAPSULE is safe at doses prescribed by the doctor. Do not alter the dosage of MEB SR CAPSULE without consulting your doctor.
Can MEB SR CAPSULE be used in children?
MEB SR CAPSULE is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Therefore, consult your doctor for advice.