Mosart Granules 2Gm

Ulcer/Reflux/Flatulence Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

MOSART GRANULES contains Mesalamine which belongs to the group of medicines called Salicylates. MOSART GRANULES is used to treat mild to moderate attacks of ulcerative colitis, which is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that affects last part of colon and rectum (back passage) in affected individuals.

MOSART GRANULES is not recommended for use in patients allergic to Mesalamine, salicylates (such as acetylsalisylic acid) and/or sulphasalazine. It is also not recommended for use in patients with bleeding disorders and/or serious kidney/liver disease.

Before taking MOSART GRANULES, inform your doctor if you suffer from an active peptic ulcer (stomach/duodenal ulcer) and/or have lung problems (such as asthma), mild to moderate kidney/liver problems.

MOSART GRANULES should be used with caution in pregnant and breastfeeding women only if it is clearly necessary. It is advised to be used with caution in children and adolescents (aged 6-18 years) and in elderly patients (aged above 65 years) after consulting the doctor.

The most common side effects after taking MOSART GRANULES are abdominal pain, nausea/vomiting, diarrhoea, flatulence, headache and/or rash. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsens.

USES OF MOSART GRANULES

  • Treats mild to moderate attacks of ulcerative colitis in affected individuals

HOW MOSART GRANULES WORKS

MOSART GRANULES works by suppressing the production of prostaglandins (chemical messengers responsible for inflammation in the intestines) which results in reduced inflammation and ulceration thus providing relief from ulcerative colitis (and its associated symptoms) in affected individuals.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take MOSART GRANULES as advised by your physician. Empty the contents of the sachet onto the tongue and wash the granules down immediately with some water/orange juice or mix the entire content of the sachet with yogurt and immediately intake it without chewing the medicine. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF MOSART GRANULES

COMMON

  • abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, flatulence
  • headache
  • rash

RARE

  • signs of inflammation of heart (myocarditis/pericarditis) such as shortness of breath, chest pain, rapid/irregular heart beats
  • signs of inflammation of the pancreas such as back/stomach pain
  • dizziness
  • photosensitivity (increased sensitivity of your skin to sun and ultraviolet light)

Stop taking MOSART GRANULES and consult your doctor immediately in case you experience:

  • serious skin reactions such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis associated with symptoms such as reddish non-elevated, target-like/circular patches on the trunk associated with central blisters, skin peeling, ulcers of eyes, nose, mouth, throat and/or genitals
  • signs of severe allergic reaction such as severe skin rashes, difficulty in breathing/swallowing, swelling of the face/neck
  • suddenly developed abdominal cramps/pain, fever, severe headache and/or rash

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea and vomiting:

Take MOSART GRANULES with or just after a meal. Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating oil rich or spicy foods, sugary snacks and drinks. Avoid drinking too much liquid along with your meals, drink slowly in between meals. Inform your doctor if the condition worsens.

Diarrhea:

Drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. Try to avoid taking any medicine on your own to treat diarrhea. Consult and inform your doctor if the symptom worsens.

Headache:

If MOSART GRANULES causes headache, then take rest and drink plenty of fluids. Try to avoid drinking alcohol. Ask your doctor to recommend a painkiller. Headaches should usually go away after the first week of using MOSART GRANULES. If it lasts more than a week or severe, inform your doctor.

Dizziness:

Try to rest and get enough sleep. Try to avoid driving or operating any tools or machines while you feel dizzy. Limit consumption of alcohol, as it can aggravate dizziness. Consult and inform your doctor if the symptom worsens.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

MOSART GRANULES should be used with caution during pregnancy and in women planning for pregnancy only if it is clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

BREASTFEEDING

MOSART GRANULES should be used with caution in breastfeeding women only if it is clearly necessary since the medicine may cause allergic reactions in new-borns (after breastfeeding). The medicine is advised to be discontinued from use if new-borns develop diarrhoea. Consult your doctor before taking the medicine.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

MOSART GRANULES is unlikely to affect your ability to drive and/or operate machines. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

ALCOHOL

Consult and inform your doctor if you are planning to consume alcohol while taking MOSART GRANULES.

KIDNEY

MOSART GRANULES is not recommended for use in patients with severe kidney problems. It should be used with caution in patients who have/had mild to moderate kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

LIVER

MOSART GRANULES is not recommended for use in patients with severe liver problems. It should be used with caution in patients who have/had mild to moderate liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

ALLERGY

Do not take MOSART GRANULES if you are allergic to Mesalamine, salicylates, sulfasalazine and/or any other ingredients of this medicine.

LUNGS

MOSART GRANULES should be used with caution in patients with lung problems such as bronchial asthma. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

OTHERS

MOSART GRANULES is not recommended for use if you:

  • suffer from bleeding disorders

Before taking MOSART GRANULES inform your doctor if you:

  • have an active peptic ulcer (stomach/duodenal ulcer)

Use in Paediatrics:

MOSART GRANULES is advised to be used with caution in children and adolescents (aged 6-18 years). Consult your doctor before administering the medicine to the child.

Use in Geriatrics:

MOSART GRANULES should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged above 65 years). Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Before taking MOSART GRANULES, inform your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicine:

  • antacids (medicines used to relieve indigestion and heartburn) Ex. aluminum hydroxide, magnesium carbonate
  • azathioprine (used after transplantations or to treat autoimmune diseases)
  • mercaptopurine, thioguanine (medicines used to treat leukaemia)
  • medicines used to prevent blood clotting (Ex. warfarin)
  • non- steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (medicines used to reduce fever and provide relief from pain) Ex. ibuprofen, diclofenac, ketorolac

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of MOSART GRANULES, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital to manage the overdose symptoms.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Mesalamine
Pharmacological Category :   Salicylates
Therapeutic Indication :   Ulcerative colitis
Dosage Forms :   Tablets, Suppositories, Sachet, Granules, Powder, Pellet, Enema

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep MOSART GRANULES out of reach of children
  • Store MOSART GRANULES at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT MOSART GRANULES

What is MOSART GRANULES used for?

MOSART GRANULES is used to treat mild to moderate attacks of ulcerative colitis, which is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that affects last part of colon and rectum (back passage) in affected individuals.

How to take MOSART GRANULES?

Take MOSART GRANULES as advised by your physician. Empty the contents of the sachet onto the tongue and wash the granules down immediately with some water/orange juice or mix the entire content of the sachet with yogurt and immediately intake it without chewing the medicine. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

What are the side effects of MOSART GRANULES?

The most common side effects after taking MOSART GRANULES are abdominal pain, nausea/vomiting, diarrhoea, flatulence, headache and/or rash. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsens.

How MOSART GRANULES works?

MOSART GRANULES works by suppressing the production of prostaglandins (chemical messengers responsible for inflammation in the intestines) which results in reduced inflammation and ulceration thus providing relief from ulcerative colitis (and its associated symptoms) in affected individuals.

Can MOSART GRANULES be used in pregnant and breastfeeding women?

Yes, MOSART GRANULES can be used but with caution in pregnant and breastfeeding women only if it is clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before taking MOSART GRANULES.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Drugs for Constipation and Diarrhoea. Essentials of medical pharmacology. Seventh edition. 2013. Page – 684.

2. Marietta Iacucci, Shanika de Silva, Subrata Ghosh.  Mesalazine in inflammatory bowel disease: A trendy topic once again? NIH National Library of Medicine. National Center for Biotechnology Information. PMC PubMed Central. [Revised in February 2010] [Accessed on 18th October 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2852235/

3. Ashwin N. Ananthakrishnan, Tamara Donaldson, Karen Lasch, Vijay Yajnik. Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the Elderly Patient: Challenges and Opportunities. NIH National Library of Medicine. National Center for Biotechnology Information. PMC PubMed Central. [Revised in June 2018] [Accessed on 18th October 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5687915/

4. Ferring GmbH. Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA). [Revised in February 2022] [Accessed on 18th October 2022] https://www.hpra.ie/img/uploaded/swedocuments/9945a6a2-aeec-49e9-80b5-90d028e5154b.pdf

5. Taj Pharma India. Meslataj 0.5gm/1gm/2gm. [Accessed on 18th October 2022] https://tajpharma.in/portfolio-item/mesalazine-sachet-1gm-prolonged-release-granules-meslataj-taj-pharma/

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    MOSAPRIDE 2GM
    Hsn Code
    30049039
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Mosart Granules 2Gm

Mosart Granules 2Gm Mkt: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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