Medicine : Medicreme (30gm)

Name:Medicreme (30gm)
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Shreya Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Generic Use:Mephenesin , Methyl Nicotinate , Menthol
Composition:Mephenesin(2.5 % W/w) , Methyl Nicotinate(1 % W/w) , Menthol(5% W/w)
Substitutes:medicreme (30gm) , medicreme (30gm) , medicreme (30gm)


Generic ( Mephenesin )



Typical use Of Mephenesin :Muscle Spasm (acute).
Mechanism of action of Mephenesin :Mephenesin Acts By Decreasing The Muscle Tone Without Reducing Voluntary Power.It Selectively Inhibits Polysynaptic Reflexes In CNS.
Drug Interaction of Mephenesin :Additive CNS Effects With CNS Depressants E.g. Barbiturates, Alcohol, Opioids.
Side effects of Mephenesin :Lassitude, Drowsiness, Weakness, Loss Of Appetite.

INTERACTIONS OF MEPHENESIN


How Mephenesin will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Mephenesin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Mephenesin

No Studies Found






Generic ( Methyl Nicotinate )



Typical use Of Methyl Nicotinate : Pain Associated With Chilblains, Rubefacient.
Mechanism of action of Methyl Nicotinate :Methyl Nicotinate Is A Rubefacient. It Produces Reddening Of The Skin By Dilatation Of The Blood Vessel And Gives A Soothing Feeling Of Warmth. It Is Also Called As Counterirritant Because They Produce Their Action By Counter Irritation. Irritation Of The Sensory Nerve Endings Alters Pain In The Underlying Muscle Or Joints That Are Served By The Same Nerves.
Drug Interaction of Methyl Nicotinate :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Methyl Nicotinate :Temporary Skin Redness.

INTERACTIONS OF METHYL NICOTINATE


How Methyl Nicotinate will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Methyl Nicotinate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Methyl Nicotinate

No Studies Found






Generic ( Menthol )



Typical use Of Menthol :Pharmaceutical Aid
Mechanism of action of Menthol :Menthol Primarily Activates The Cold-sensitive TRPM8 Receptors In The Skin. Menthol, After Topical Application, Causes A Feeling Of Coolness Due To Stimulation Of 'cold' Receptors By Inhibiting Ca++ Currents Of Neuronal Membranes. It May Also Yield Analgesic Properties Via Kappa-opioid Receptor Agonism.
Drug Interaction of Menthol :Menthol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Menthol :Nystagmus, Contact Dermatitis, Apnea. Menthol Produces Potentially Life-threatening Effects Which Include Coma. Overdosage Of Menthol Include Irregularities In Heart Rhythm. The Symtomatic Adverse Effects Produced By Menthol Such As Vertigo, Drowsiness, Ataxia, Abdominal Pain, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF MENTHOL


How Menthol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Menthol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Menthol

No Studies Found