Alverate Tablet, Capsule
Alverate Citrate is an anti-spasmodic medicine. It relaxes the muscles in the intestine (gut) and uterus (womb). This helps to stop the pain when the muscles become tense.
Alverate Citrate is used for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), also can be used for a condition of the large intestine called painful diverticular disease of the colon and to relieve period pains.
Alverate is also used to associated treatment for these conditions: Abdominal Pain
|Other Names||Alverina, Alverine, Alverinum, Phenopropamine, Phenpropamine|
|Manufacturer||Ibn-Sina Pharmaceuticals Ltd|
|Last Updated:||June 23, 2021 at 11:16 am|
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The usual dose is 60-120 mg 3 times a day.
Yellowing of the whites of the eyes and the skin, as inflammation of the liver has been known to occur. Difficulties in breathing, shortness of breath, wheezing, swelling of face or other parts of body. A feeling of sickness or dizziness. Headache. Allergic reactions, which may include itching or skin rash.
Aging 40 years or over. Blood passed from the bowel. Feeling sick or vomiting. Having lost appetite or weight
The plasma half-life averages 0.8 hours for alverine and 5.7 hours for the active primary metabolite.
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding use
The safety of Alverate Citrate during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not established. It is not recommended for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Hypersensitivity to Alverate Citrate or any of the other ingredients of the capsule, Having obstruction of the gut.
Alverate Citrate is not suitable for children under 12 years old.
Alverate Citrate can produce hypotension and Atropine-like toxic effects. Management is as for Atropine poisoning with supportive therapy for hypotension.