ACAMPROL 333mg Tablet 6’s

ACAMPROL 333mg Tablet 6’s

$3.70

About the drug:
Acamprosate Calcium oral is a special narcotic medication that arrests the effects of other narcotic substances and alcohol. It is available under different trade names in different nations, one of which is Acamprol (made by Intas Pharmaceuticals India).
Uses of the drug:
Acamprosate is prescribed primarily for fighting drug or alcohol addiction in people who have been addicted to alcohol and narcotics but are not taking it at present. Acamprosate helps to fight alcohol dependence in a person who has recently quit drinking by helping him or her to continue living without cravings for alcohol. It may also be used for other treatments not mentioned above.

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ACAMPROL 333mg

acamprol 333 mg contain acamprosate calcium which belongs to a group of medicine called alcohol abstinence aids. It is use to treat alcohol dependence. It helps to maintain abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients. This medicine which acts on the central nervous system (brain and the spinal cord).

This medicine in combination with counselling will help you to not drink alcohol. It does this by acting on the chemical changes that have taken place in the brain during the years that you have been drinking alcohol. It does not prevent the harmful effects of continuous alcohol abuse. Read More : acamprol 333

common side effects

The common side effects are diarrhoea, stomachache, nausea, vomiting, excessive gas in the stomach or bowel (flatulence), itching or spotty red skin rash, decreased sexual desire (libido), impotence, frigidity. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in patient below the age 18 years or above the age 65 years.

Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF ACAMPROL 333MG

Treat alcohol dependence
Helps to maintain abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients

HOW ACAMPROL 333MG WORKS

ACAMPROL 333MG works by acting on the chemical changes that have taken place in the brain during the years that you have been drinking alcohol.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take acamprol 333 mg exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with food. Try to take ACAMPROL 333MG at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.

SIDE EFFECTS OF ACAMPROL 333MG

SERIOUS
Severe allergic reaction such as angio-oedema (causing large, raised marks on the skin and localised swelling, including the face and throat) or anaphylaxis (causing difficulty in breathing with rash, swelling, wheezing, and feeling faint)

COMMON

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomachache
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Excessive gas in the stomach or bowel (flatulence)
  • Itching or spotty red skin rash
  • Decreased sexual desire (libido)
  • Impotence
  • Frigidity

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink lot of fluid such as water or squash, to avoid dehydration. Do not take any other medicines without talking to a doctor.

Stomachache:

Try to rest and relax. You can eat and drink slowly or have smaller and frequent meals. Applying heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach. If still pain persists, speak to your doctor.

Nausea and vomiting:

Try taking this medicine with, or just after, a meal or snack and stick to simple meals and do not eat rich or spicy food.

Flatulence:

Eat slowly and avoid soda and other carbonated beverages. Chew your food thoroughly before you swallow.

Itching:

Apply a cold, wet cloth, or ice pack on the itching area. Take an oatmeal bath. Moisturize your skin. Apply cooling agents such as menthol or calamine.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ACAMPROL 333MG is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

ACAMPROL 333MG is not recommende for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

ACAMPROL 333MG does not make you sleepy and therefore is not expect to affect your ability to drive or use machines.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with ACAMPROL 333MG.

KIDNEY

ACAMPROL 333MG is not recommended in patients with active kidney diseases. Before taking, discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

LIVER

ACAMPROL 333MG is not recommended in patients with active liver diseases. Before taking, discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

ALLERGY

Do not take ACAMPROL 333MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to acamprosate calcium or any other ingredients in this medicine.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

Symptoms of depression and thoughts of committing suicide

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

Diuretics (water tablets)

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