It is an anticholinergic drug used to treat irritable bowel syndrome. It reduces intestinal muscle cramps.
Questions and answers on "Dicyclomine"
I have Irritable bowel syndrom after taking medicines for typhoid. I consulted a gastroenrlogist and he prescribe me Rabium DSR 1 -0-1 before meal aand Normaxin 1-1-1 after meal. Before taking the medication I have sleepless nights and I was taking alprazolam also for getting sleep. After taking IBS medicines, I have enough sleep. I slowly reduced the dose of medicines and taking 1 normaxin after dinner at night. I have been taking these medicines since last 2 years. I am a diabetic and have thyroid problem also. Is there any problem I f I continue to take Normaxin. Otherwise I am not getting sleep.
My husband is having bad stomach pain he keeps doubling over and had diareia ealyler
Hi, From history it seems that he might be having acut gastro-enteritis. Give him antispasmodic tablet like Dicyclomine ( Meftal spas ) for stomach pain. Give him ofloxacilin, tinidazole combination medicine for 3 days. Give him curd, rice and buttermilk. Give plenty of water. Ok and take...
I have a pain an abdominal pain that iv had for several weeks now and I noticed that I now have a vary watery stool with clumps tho after going to bath room I have a burn and also I still have pain in my lower abdomen I have also notice that I constantly have gas like every day and if I don't pass the gas I get major pain in my lower abdomen is it anything serious or should I be worried????
Hi, From history it suggests that you might be having chronic GI infection giving rise to this problem. Go for one ofloxacilin, tinidazole combination medicine course for 3 days. Take antispasmodic tablet like Dicyclomine as and when required. Take light diet like curd, rice and buttermilk. Take...
What is the right medicine for stomach pain due indigestion and gas during pregnancy . My gastroenterologist is suggesting drotin but my gynecologist is denying it. Drotin or cibis worked for me before pregnancy, can I continue any one of them.
M facing a kind of strange pain near my penis.I can say it is not hurting but i kind of have some kind of discomfort and i have no problems while passing urine but the discomfort am having...not really sure what is it causing...Can you please help me in this .Am really worried wwhat it might be.
Brief Answer: Pain may be due to UTI or ureteric calculus.
Detailed Answer: Hello XXXXXXX mvsr Thanks for writing to us
According to your history pain may be due to urinary tract infection or ureteric calculus. You need proper clinical examination by a surgeon and need few investigations....
Taking cefdinir 300mg.. I am on day 8. Have small amounts of loose stools every time I use the bathroom. Also very dark. Has no Oder. 2nd day had major diarrhea, took Imodium. Been with the small amounts like7, 8 times a day.should I finish my dose.?
Brief Answer: Rule out C diff colitis
Detailed Answer: Dear patient
thanks for the query. I think you should avoid using Imodium and have a stool sample checked for C difficile toxin, which is a common cause of persistent diarrhea after the use of antibiotics. If you have only 1 day left of...
I have had stomach cramping in upper abdomen for about 12 hours. I have been using ibuprofen almost daily for about 2 to 3 weeks. I also drink 2-3 beers each evening. I have taken zantac, pepto bismol and baking soda but no relief. What medication would help?
Brief Answer: Dicyclomine would help you(need a prescription for the same).
Detailed Answer: Hello there, Thanks for choosing HealthcareMagic for your query . Have gone through your details and i appreciate your concerns. As per your query answers are-
My son has been suffering with pain in a triangular region below his belly button for more than a week. He is complaining that his belly is stiff. Our family physician prescribed Dicyclomine (sp?) for bowel spasms (residual from stomach flu) and that seems to help when eating, but his pain is not subsiding.
He tells me that the stiffness began today and that he feels a "bubbling" feeling before the pain intensifies.
Brief Answer: Hard to comment without examining. Visit a doctor.Dicyclomine can be given.
Detailed Answer: Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.
Your child needs to be examined thoroughly before suggestions can be made. Going by the description, you are perhaps referring to the area of urinary bladder...
hey i ate breakfast this morning after i started experiencing abdominal pain mostly on the left side i thought i had to go number two i tried and got a little loose stool out but nothing major i have been hurting all day i took a shower and also noticed i was ovulating as well please tell me what u think it is and what i should do.
Hi, It appears you might be having abdominal discomfort due to ovulation. Nothing to worry. Take one antispasmodic tablet like Dicyclomine and you will be alright. Take light diet to day. Ok and take care.
My stool tested positive for H Pylori and I was given a regimen of antibiotics for one week and Esomeprazole 40mg tablet per day for three weeks. I have finished the dose of antibiotics and have completed two weeks of the Esoeprazole dosage. But I...
Hello doctor, What is the right medicine for stomach pain due indigestion and gas during pregnancy . My gastroenterologist is suggesting drotin but my gynecologist is denying it. Drotin or cibis worked for me before pregnancy, can I continue any...
Dear Doctor. I am male aged 45 yrs vegetarian. My height is 5'10" and weight 85 kgs. I have indigestion problem since 1996. Normally I dont get appetite. But my appetite is like waxing and waning. If I eat, I take food continuously for some days,...
my 4yrs child suffering from fever and abdominal pain, I have given saccharomyces boulardil, lactic acid bacillus,(brand name FOLCOVIT DISTAB) 1tab and Sucralfate and Domperidone (brand name Pepsigard P ) 5ml two times.Till he is feeling pain . Should I give him Dicyclomine hydrochloride and activated dimethicone suspension(Colimex)
Hi, Could you please let me know the uses of the following medicines? We got some medicines for our 22 months old male kid but got confused of the following medicines. 1. OFLOXACIN & ORNIDAZOLE SUSPENSION - ZUFLO-OZ 2. DICYCLOMINE HYDROCHLORIDE & SIMETHICONE SUSPENSION - CYCLOPAM Thanks, Paramasivam. S
I m having symptoms of thirst most of the time but I m perfectly hydrated according to my urination, I m having pains in my neck and upper shoulder on the left side of my body, I m having gradual mild headaches in the temple area on the sides of my head and I ve been fatigued. This has been going on for 4 days after I first gave blood. What could it be? Is it something as little as possibly tension headaches?