BRAND NAME: COLINYL-D
COMPOSITION: Mefenamic Acid 250mg + Drotavarine HCl 80mg
Mefenamic Acid 250mg + Drotavarine HCl 80mg Tablet is a combination of medications: Drotavarine and Mefenamic Acid. This perfect combination of medication is used to relieve abdominal pain and menstrual cramps. Additionally, the medication is indicated in Muscle pain, Migraine headache, Fever, Heavy bleeding during periods, Pain after surgery, Pain in renal colic, Pain during periods, etc. Mefenamic Acid used in the formulation of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAI) that works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause inflammation and abdominal pain. While Drotavarine is used in the combination is anti-spasmodic medicine that relieves contradictions (spasms) joined with smooth muscles in the abdomen.
Being a highly effective medication, it offers side effects like Heartburn, Nausea, Feeling thirsty, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Stomach pain, Loss of appetite, Dryness in the mouth, etc., which bothers for a short period. Further, the medicines cause dizziness, and sleepiness so driving and doing a thing that requires mental focus is not recommended. And consumption of alcohol while taking Mefenamic Acid 250mg + Drotavarine HCl 80mg Tablet can cause excessive drowsiness, and enhance the risk of stomach problems. Apart from this, there are no sufficient studies about taking the medication during pregnancy. Therefore, do a consultation with the doctor in case of pregnancy.