Gerbisa Suppository is a medicine used to treat constipation. It is a laxative and helps you empty your bowels. Sometimes it is used by hospitals before surgery or some internal examinations or treatments. It works by increasing movement in the intestine.
Gerbisa Suppository is used into the back passage (rectum) and must not be taken by mouth. Use this medicine at bedtime in a dose as advised by your doctor. Remember to inform the doctor if you have a history of stomach disorders such as appendicitis or a blockage in your bowel.
This medicine may cause side effects like stomach cramp, fainting, stomach discomfort, and rectal discomfort. This medicine when used with some lifestyle modifications like having fiber rich diet, increase fluid intake and regular exercise can help you to get better results.
USES OF GERBISA SUPPOSITORY
SIDE EFFECTS OF GERBISA SUPPOSITORY
Common side effects of Gerbisa
- Stomach cramp
- Stomach discomfort
- Rectal discomfort
HOW TO COPE WITH SIDE EFFECTS?
The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.
Coping with Stomach crampIn most cases, this is mild enough to be treated at home. Try to rest and relax. Putting a heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach may also help. Having a warm bath or shower can help you relax and relieve the pain. Drink plenty of clear fluids such as water and reduce your intake of coffee, tea, lemon juice or soda. Avoid alcohol and smoking as these can aggravate the pain. Eating slowly and having smaller and more frequent meals can also help. If the pain is severe, speak to your doctor. They may be able to guide you better.
HOW TO USE GERBISA SUPPOSITORY
HOW GERBISA SUPPOSITORY WORKS
Use of Gerbisa Suppository is generally not advised if there is associated vomiting as the loss of body water can be harmful to kidney function.