Ducaine Suspension

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  • Contains / Salt: Oxetacaine (5 mg/5ml) + Aluminium hydroxide (150 mg/5ml) + Milk of Magnesia (150 mg/5ml)
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Ducaine Suspension Information

Ducaine Suspension is a prescription medicine that is available as a Suspension. Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Pain are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Ducaine Suspension have also been explained below.

The right dosage of Ducaine Suspension depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Ducaine Suspension can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. These side effects of Ducaine Suspension are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

It is also important to note that Ducaine Suspension has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. In addition, Ducaine Suspension's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Ducaine Suspension related warnings section.

Ducaine Suspension is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Asthma, Gastrointestinal Bleeding as it can result in adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Ducaine Suspension are listed in the contraindications section below.

Additionally, Ducaine Suspension may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Ducaine Suspension is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



Ducaine Suspension Benefits & Uses

Ducaine Suspension is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Ducaine Suspension Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage

Ducaine Suspension Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Ducaine Suspension safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Ducaine. If you are pregnant, do not take Ducaine without a doctor's advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Ducaine Suspension safe during breastfeeding?


    Ducaine may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Ducaine Suspension on the Kidneys?


    Consumption of Ducaine can harm the kidneys. So it is important to take medical advice beforehand.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Ducaine Suspension on the Liver?


    There may be severe side effects of Ducaine on your liver. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Ducaine Suspension on the Heart?


    There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Ducaine. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Restart this medicine only if your doctor advises you to do so.

    Moderate


Ducaine Suspension Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ducaine Suspension unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Ducaine Suspension

  • Is this Ducaine Suspension habit forming or addictive?


    Ducaine Suspension is not addictive in nature.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Ducaine Suspension since it does not cause drowsiness.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Ducaine Suspension is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Ducaine Suspension cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

Ducaine Suspension Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Ducaine Suspension


    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Ducaine Suspension together with food.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Ducaine Suspension


    Taking Ducaine Suspension with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Ducaine Suspension

Question over 5 years ago

How long can I safely take Ducaine?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS , General Physician

Take Ducaine as directed by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Ducaine cause constipation?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

Yes, Ducaine causes constipation. It is a common side effect of this drug. However, if you experience severe constipation after taking this medicine, please consult your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 5 years ago

Can I discontinue Ducaine on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS , General Physician

No, Ducaine is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because Ducaine can cause severe intestinal bleeding, severe allergic reaction, and severe stomach problem. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Ducaine cause weight fluctuations (weight gain or loss)?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Ducaine can cause weight fluctuations (weight gain or loss). It is uncommon side effects of this drug and it occurs only in few cases. If you are experiencing rapid weight fluctuation after taking this drug then please inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 5 years ago

What is Ducaine?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Ducaine is a brand name for indomethacin. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medications called NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug). It is mainly used as pain-killer to relieve moderate to severe pain in rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, painful shoulder (tendinitis and bursitis), and degenerative hip disease. It is also used for strains, sprains, lower back pain, period pain, and gout.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

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US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Indocin SR (indomethacin)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Indocin® I.V. (indomethacin)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Indocin® (indomethacin)

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