FAQs ABOUT MYCOLON TABLET
What is the use of MYCOLON TABLET?
MYCOLON TABLET 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 MYCOLON TABLET works?
MYCOLON TABLET 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 MYCOLON TABLET?
Take MYCOLON TABLET 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 MYCOLON TABLET to start acting?
MYCOLON TABLET 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 MYCOLON TABLET?
If you forgot to take a dose of MYCOLON TABLET, 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 MYCOLON TABLET to compensate a missed dose, as it could lead to toxicity.
Will taking a higher dose of MYCOLON TABLET than the prescribed one be beneficial?
No, taking a higher dose of MYCOLON TABLET 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 MYCOLON TABLET be taken daily?
Yes. MYCOLON TABLET can be taken daily as per your doctor’s instruction. However, if you are doubtful, consult your doctor.
Is MYCOLON TABLET safe?
MYCOLON TABLET is safe at doses prescribed by the doctor. Do not alter the dosage of MYCOLON TABLET without consulting your doctor.
Can MYCOLON TABLET be used in children?
MYCOLON TABLET is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years). Therefore, consult your doctor for advice.