Medicine : Tegaspa (60mg)

Name:Tegaspa (60mg)
Manufacturer:Lupin Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Tegaserod
Substitutes:tegaspa (60mg)

Generic ( Tegaserod )

Typical use Of Tegaserod :Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Chronic Constipation.
Mechanism of action of Tegaserod :Tegaserod, By Acting As An Agonist At Neuronal 5-HT4 Receptors, Triggers The Release Of Further Neurotransmitters Suchas Calcitonin Gene-related Peptide From Sensory Neurons. The Activation Of 5-HT4 Receptors In The Gastrointestinal Tract Stimulates The Peristaltic Reflex And Intestinal Secretion, As Well As Inhibits Visceral Sensitivity.
Drug Interaction of Tegaserod :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 Tegaserod :Abdominal Pain, Nausea,vomiting, Bile Duct Stone, Stomach Upset, Fecal Incontinence, Gangrenous Bowel, Stomach Inflammation, Rectal Pain, Low Blood Pressure, Chest Pain, Abnormal Heart Rhythm, Headaches, Increased Appetite, Restlessness, Sleep Disorder, Dizzines, Itching, Skin Rash, Increased Eosinophil Count, Low Neutrophil Count,


How Tegaserod will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Tegaserod will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Tegaserod

No Studies Found