Alverate

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.

Uses

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

Alverate

Trade Name Alverate
Generic Alverine
Alverine Other Names Alverina, Alverine, Alverinum, Phenopropamine, Phenpropamine
Weight 60mg, 120mg
Type Tablet, Capsule
Formula C20H27N
Weight Average: 281.4351
Monoisotopic: 281.214349869
Therapeutic Class Anticholinergics
Manufacturer Ibn-Sina Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Available Country Bangladesh
Last Updated: June 23, 2021 at 11:16 am

Structure

Alverate
Alverine Structure

Dosage

Alverate dosage

The usual dose is 60-120 mg 3 times a day.

Side Effects

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.

Precaution

Aging 40 years or over. Blood passed from the bowel. Feeling sick or vomiting. Having lost appetite or weight

Half Life

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.

Contraindication

Hypersensitivity to Alverate Citrate or any of the other ingredients of the capsule, Having obstruction of the gut.

Special Warning

Alverate Citrate is not suitable for children under 12 years old.

Acute Overdose

Alverate Citrate can produce hypotension and Atropine-like toxic effects. Management is as for Atropine poisoning with supportive therapy for hypotension.

Innovators Monograph

Alverate contains Alverine see full prescribing information from innovator Monograph