FAQs ABOUT UTICEPT TABLET
What is UTICEPT TABLET used for?
UTICEPT TABLET is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract. It can also be used to relieve the unpleasant urinary symptoms (such as excessive or painful urination or urinary incontinence) associated with any surgical or diagnostic procedures (such as cystoscopy or catheterisation).
What are the side effects of UTICEPT TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking UTICEPT TABLET are nausea, vomiting and stomach upset. These side effects can be reduced if UTICEPT TABLET is taken with meals. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.
Can I stop taking UTICEPT TABLET once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop taking UTICEPT TABLET without consulting your doctor. Take UTICEPT TABLET as advised by your doctor for the stipulated duration. Sudden withdrawal of therapy may cause the symptoms to reappear.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of UTICEPT TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of UTICEPT TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose of UTICEPT TABLET and take the next one at the regular time. Do not take a double dose of UTICEPT TABLET to compensate the missed dose.
Is UTICEPT TABLET a muscle relaxant?
UTICEPT TABLET is an antispasmodic medication. It relaxes the muscles surrounding the bladder. This helps in reducing bladder contraction in patients with bladder inflammation which, therefore reduces pain and spasms associated with it.
Can UTICEPT TABLET be used in children?
UTICEPT TABLET is not recommended for use in children (aged below 12 years) due to lack of safety data. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can UTICEPT TABLET be used to treat urinary tract infections?
UTICEPT TABLET is not intended to treat urinary tract infections. It is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract.
Can I take UTICEPT TABLET to treat my stomach pain?
No, UTICEPT TABLET is not used in the treatment of stomach pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. Stomach pain could be of various other reasons, so kindly avoid using UTICEPT TABLET for stomach pain and if you have been diagnosed with any other stomach disorders, kindly consult your doctor before using it.
Can we use UTICEPT TABLET for menstrual pain?
No, UTICEPT TABLET is not used for menstrual pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. If you wish to treat menstrual pain, consult your doctor for advice.