Anapaz DS Tab 250mcg 100’s
Anapaz DS Tab 250mcg 100’s is anticholinergic alkaloid derived from Hyoscyamus niger, Atropa belladonna and other solanaceous plants. Hyoscyamine is antimuscarinic agent. Chemically Hyoscyamine is identified as 1aH, 5aH-Tropan-3a-ol (-)-tropate (ester) hydrobromide. Hyoscyamine is a levorotatoy isomer of a racemic mixture known as atropine. Therefore 1/2 of atropine is it. Since the dextrorotatory isomer is inactive the potency of Hyoscyamine is approximately twice that of atropine. It reduces motility of the stomach and intestinal tract and relieves cramping and reduces acid secretion. Hyoscyamine is effective in the treatment of peptic ulcers, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis or pancreatitis, parkinson’s disease, asthma, poisonings due to certain insecticides or plants, to control bed-wetting in childrens and to treat alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Hyoscyamine is administered orally or parentrally.
Hyoscyamine is primarily indicated in conditions like GI diseases, Rhinitis, Visceral spasms, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Hyperhidrosis, Parkinsonism, Peptic ulcer.
Hyoscyamine is used to treat a variety of stomach/intestinal problems such as cramps and irritable bowel syndrome. It is also used to treat other conditions such as bladder and bowel control problems, cramping pain caused by kidney stones and gallstones, and Parkinson’s disease. In addition, it is used to decrease side effects of certain medications (drugs used to treat myasthenia gravis) and insecticides.
Dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision, dry mouth, headache, trouble sleeping, constipation, flushing, dry skin, and decreased sweating may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
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