Cytotec is a drug containing multiple active ingredients. Its main purpose is to relieve pain in spastic and ulcerative diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. In medicine combine their action of belladonna extract, benzocaine, sodium and Metamizole sodium.
A partial analogue of Misoprostol can be called Bellastezin. The first component medication of those listed, relieves spasms of smooth muscles, relaxes the stomach wall. The second component (benzocaine) is a pain relieving substance. Sodium salt designed to reduce the acidity of the stomach contents. It is through these components, Misoprostol relieves pain associated with hyperacid state of the stomach spasms.
Cytotec is used for:
- Ulcers of the stomach and/or duodenum;
- Hyperkalemia gastritis;
- Spasms of the gastrointestinal tract;
- Spastic colitis.
Form release Cytotec pills. They need to be taken one hour before meals. Manual of the drug Misoprostol announces that it will usually take two or three times a day. The treatment lasts as long as prescribed by your doctor. The doctor may also increase the dose.
Cytotec is contraindicated when:
- Blood diseases (especially, blood);
- Severe abnormalities of liver or kidney;
- Hyperplasia of prostate;
- Glaucoma (angle-closure);
- Aspirinova asthma;
- Pregnancy, lactation;
– with caution –
- Kidney disease;
Side effects and overdose of Cytotec.
Therapy with this drug may adversely affect the health of the kidneys and urinary system. In addition, it may affect the hematopoietic system. On Misoprostol some patients develop allergic reactions from mild to severe shock conditions. Of practice the clinical use of drugs known as side effects such as pressure drop, blurred vision, drowsiness or agitation, palpitations and so on.
Overdose of such drugs is dangerous. It leads to a drop in pressure, impaired consciousness, vomiting, pain, bleeding. Possible even stop breathing. The patient needs urgent hospitalization. Shown saline laxatives, gastric lavage, forced diuresis. Can be given medication antagonists.
Reviews about Cytotec.
Many people who have taken this drug, I leave positive reviews on Cytotec. It really relieves pain in the stomach. And that occurs for various reasons. Here are some stories:
-I got food poisoning. Had loose stools and terrible stomach twisted. Except Cytotec nothing helped. These tablets, though was able to straighten up.
-When the pain helps Cytotec. I always carry it.
But we need to talk about the fact that some patients perceive the side effects of the drug:
-The pain is gone. But in the eyes began to see double. And still sleepy. But maybe it’s just because the vision was broken and eyes closed.
Certainly, drugs such as Cytotec, can be taken only after consulting a doctor. This is not just an anaesthetic is a complex drug that significantly changes the state of the digestive system. And also, will it affect the health of all other body systems.