The uses of COLOSPA include: Used for Irritable bowel syndrome, Spasm of the gut muscle.
Mebeverine hydrochloride works by causing muscle in the gut to relax, so relieving painful muscle spasms.
Before taking mebeverine hydrochloride
Before taking mebeverine hydrochloride make sure your doctor or pharmacist knows:
If you are pregnant, trying for a baby or breast-feeding.
If you suffer from inactivity of the bowel.
If you suffer from porphyria (a blood disorder).
If you are allergic to any sugars.
How to take mebeverine hydrochloride
Take 20 minutes before meals.
Do not chew the tablets/capsules.
Getting the most from your treatment
If you suffer from irritable bowel syndrome, it may help to keep a food and lifestyle diary to monitor your symptoms and activities.
By noting down everything that you eat and drink, times that you were stressed, and when you took any formal exercise, you may identify triggers, such as a food, alcohol, or emotional stresses, and may show if exercise helps to ease or prevent your symptoms.