Showing the single result

Overview

Butalbital is taken for Pain, Fever and other affection .

This salt may also be taken for purposes not listed in this medicine guide.

Detailed instruction related to Butalbital’s uses, side-effects, reviews, questions, interactions, and precautions is as given below:

Uses

Butalbital is used for the cure, control, prevention, & advancement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:

  • Pain
  • Fever
  • Butalbital may also be consumed for purposes not listed here.

Side-effects

The following are a list of possible sideeffects that may occur in medicines that contain Butalbital. This is not an exhaustive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always arise . Some of the side-effects may be strange but serious. Consult your doctor if you feel any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.

  • Excess stomach acid
  • Dizzy
  • Heartburn
  • Irritation of the stomach
  • Stomach cramps

Butalbital may also cause side-effects not listed here.

Precautions

Before taking Butalbital, consult your doctor about your current list of medicines, over the products like vitamins, herbal supplements, etc, allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health issues like pregnancy, upcoming surgery. Some health conditions may make you more impressionable to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the method printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your health condition. Consult your doctor if your health persists or worsens. Important counseling points are given below.

  • Addison’s disease
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Thyroid disorder
  • Urination problems

Interactions with Butalbital

If you use other medicines or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Butalbital can change. This may raise your risk for side-effects or cause your medicines not to work in the proper way. Consult your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you may use, so that your doctor can help you to prevent or manage medicine interactions. Butalbital can interact with the following medicine and products:

  • Acetazolamide
  • Cimetidine
  • Darunavir
  • Disulfiram
  • Erythromycin
  • Isocarboxazid
  • Ketorolac
  • Linezolid
  • Methylene blue
  • Mifepristone

When not to use Butalbital

Hypersensitivity to Butalbital is a prophylactic. In addition, Butalbital not to be used if you have the following issues:

  • Allergic
  • Bleeding or blood clotting disorder
  • Porphyria
  • Severe liver disease
  • Stomach ulcer

Frequently asked Questions

Is Butalbital safe to use when pregnant?

Please discuss with your doctor for case-specific instruction .

Is Butalbital safe while breastfeeding?

Please consult the risks and benefits with your doctor before you take them.

Is it alright to drive or handle heavy machinery when using this product?

If you feel drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Butalbital medicine then it can not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure comprehensively . Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with these drugs as alcohol aggravates drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these reactions on your body when using Butalbital. Always discuss with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.

Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?

Most medicines do not come with an eventuality for dependence or abuse. Usually, the government categorizes drugs that can be addictive as controlled substances. Instances include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please discuss the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such a special distribution of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and raise your body’s dependence to drugs without the advice of a doctor.

Can I stop using this product immediately or do I’ve to leisurely wean off the usage?

Some medicines need to be phased or can not be stopped incontinently because of rebound effects. Please discuss with your doctor for recommendations definitive to your body, health and other drugs that you may be using.