Coligo 40mg Drop

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:14 am

Coligo 40mg Drop

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Uses of Coligo 40mg Drop

Coligo 40mg Drop is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Diarrhea and GI Tract Spasms

Side effects of Coligo 40mg Drop

The most common side effects of Coligo 40mg Drop are – Nausea, Dryness In Mouth, Nervousness, Weakness, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Blurred Vision

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Coligo 40mg Drop

Do not use Coligo 40mg Drop if you are allergic to – Dicyclomine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Coligo 40mg Drop.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Coligo 40mg Drop works

Coligo 40mg Drop contains – Dicyclomine

Dicyclomine works by slowing the natural movements of the gut and by relaxing the muscles in the stomach and intestines.

Dosage of Coligo 40mg Drop

The dosage of Coligo 40mg Drop depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Coligo 40mg Drop

If you forget to take a dose of Coligo 40mg Drop, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

Drug :- adsorbent antidiarrheals, antacids: Decreased dicyclomine absorption.

amantadine, anticholinergics, phenothiazines, tricyclic antidepressants: Increased dicyclomine effects.

antimyasthenics: Reduced intestinal motility.

atenolol: Increased atenolol effects.

cyclopropane: Risk of ventricular arrhythmias.

haloperidol: Decreased antipsychotic effect of haloperidol.

ketoconazole: Decreased ketoconazole absorption.

metoclopramide: Decreased effect of metoclopramide on GI motility.

opioid analgesics: Increased risk of ileus, severe constipation, and urine retention potassium chloride, especially wax-matrix.

preparations: Possibly GI ulceration urinary alkalinizers.

antacids that contain calcium or magnesium, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, citrates, sodium bicarbonate: Delayed excretion and increased risk of adverse effects of dicyclomine.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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