Buscopan Cramps Tablets (20)
- Relief for Stomach pain & discomfort
- Helps reduce abdominal cramps
- Contains hyoscine butylbromide
NOTE: After selecting this product, you will need to complete a short assessment, so we can make sure this medication is suitable for you.
You can buy Buscopan Cramps Tablets online, from our UK registered online pharmacy. Before using buscopan tablets, you should read the medicine information leaflet, and be aware of the cautions when using this item. Once you have done this, you will complete a short acknowledgement assessment to make sure this medicine is right for you. After completing your order, our pharmacy will then review the order, and if approved, dispatch the medication to your door.
About Buscopan Cramps
Buscopan Cramps is used to help relieve cramping in people who suffer from IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) by targeting the source of cramping pain. Buscopan cramps contains the active ingredient hyoscine butylbromide and can be used by individuals over the age of 6 years old. Hyoscine is an extract from the duboisia plant and it helps to relax muscles on the stomach wall and intestines.
- IBS can be better managed by exercising and
reducing caffeine, alcohol and smoking intake
- there is some evidence that low-fat diets can relieve symptoms
- ensure you drink plenty of water (2 litres daily, which is roughly 8 glasses of water)
- if you have constipation then you could increase the amount of dietary fibre gradually (however there have been some cases where this makes ibs symptoms worse so individual suffer needs to judge for themselves if this is something that helps their condition or not.)
- a food diary is a great way to keep track of what your trigger factors are (is food factors causing your ibs flare up or is it emotional stress factors?
- a strict exclusion diet should only be done under the supervision of a dietician.
Examples of some trigger foods:
-spicy foods -fatty/fried food -onions/leeks
-citrus fruits -cheese -coffee
-lentils/beans -alcohol -refined carbohydrates
-milk -red meat -wheat
-chocolate/sugary foods -green vegetables
Other treatments for IBS are available at Rightdose. These include:
Colpermin IBS Relief Capsules
Colofac IBS Relief Tablets
Buscopan Tablets are a widely used and effective pain killer however every patient can respond differently to medication. IF you find that Buscopan Tablets are not effective for you, you may want to try Colpermin IBS Relief or another alternative treatment.
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What is Buscopan Cramps Tablets?
Buscopan cramps tablets are used to relieve stomach pains and discomfort by relaxing the muscles in the stomach, intestines, and bowel. While getting to work on controlling any abdominal cramps and spasms.
What is the ingredient of Buscopan Cramps Tablets?
Buscopan cramps tablets contain the active ingredient hyoscine butylbromide, which is a type of medicine called an antispasmodic.
How does Buscopan Cramps Tablets work?
Buscopan Cramps Tablets work by relaxing the muscles in the stomach and abdominal area, helping to reduce the muscle contractions. This allows the muscle to relax and reduces painful spasms and cramps.
What are the side effects of Buscopan Cramps Tablets?
Some side effects you may experience while taking Buscopan Cramps tablets include:
Faster than normal heart rate
Please read the patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects.
How many tablets do I take?
Take 2 tablets initially up to a maximum of 4 times a day (for 12 years and over). For children aged between 6 and 12 years of age it is advised they take 1 tablet up to a maximum of 3 times a day.
What is the difference between Buscopan IBS and Buscopan Cramps?
Both the IBS and cramp tablets have the same active ingredient hyoscine butylbromide. Buscopan IBS is formulated to treat medically diagnosed IBS and the dosage is made up to treat mild to severe bouts. Buscopan Cramps comes with a fixed dosage that is used to treat stomach and abdominal cramps.
Does Buscopan Cramps relieve menstrual cramps?
Yes. Buscopan Cramps can be used to provide relief from menstrual cramps, however, if your symptoms persist or worsen then you should seek medical advice from a healthcare professional.
Can I take Buscopan Cramps if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
No. You should not take Buscopan Cramps if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Speak to your doctor if you are suffering from IBS symptoms.
Side Effects of Buscopan Cramps Tablets
As with any medication, there are risks of side effects when taking Buscopan Cramps Tablets. You should always read the patient information leaflet when taking a new medicine to make sure you're aware of the full list of side effects and cautions. If you have any unwanted side effects you should seek advice from your doctor, pharmacist or other healthcare professional.
Before taking any medication, it is important to read the Patient Information Leaflet. You can find information leaflets for your medicines by typing them into the search bar at medicines.org, or by contacting us.
Directions of use for Buscopan Cramps Tablets
Adults and children over 12 years of age:
Swallow TWO tablets with a glass of water
This can be repeated up to a maximum of 4 times a day.
For children between 6 to 12 years of age:
Swallow ONE tablet with a glass of water
This can be repeated up to a maximum of 3 times a day.
*Do NOT give to children under the age of 6 years. *
For Adults and children over 12 years of age:
Start by swallowing ONE tablet with a glass of water three times a day.
(If more relief is needed, you can increase the dose to a maximum of TWO tablets four times a day. )
*Not recommended for children under 12 years of age*
Warnings for Buscopan Cramps Tablets
Do NOT take if you have any of the following:
- megacolon (enlarged colon)
- Myasthenia gravis
- Allergies to any of the ingredients
Before you start taking Buscopan Cramps, seek advice from your doctor or a pharmacist if any of the following apply:
- over the age of 40
- recently passed bloody stool
- severely constipated
- lost appetite/lost weight
- pale/feel tired
- difficulty/pain urinating
- abnormal discharge/vaginal bleeding
- recently travelled abroad
- fast heart rate/other heart problems
- treated by a doctor for severe perspiration
Ingredients in Buscopan Cramps Tablets
Active ingredient: hyoscine butylbromide 10mg
Other ingredients: povidone, maize starch (dried), white beeswax, calcium hydrogen phosphate, carnauba wax, starch (soluble), macrogol 6000, colloidal silica, titanium dioxide, tartaric acid, acacia, stearic acid, talc, tablet coating, sucrose
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