Tradename
Spasmag
Generic Name
Category
Vitamins and Minerals
Form
Capsules
Composition
Each capsule contains:
Active Ingredients
Magnesium sulphate trihydrate..........419.5 mg (Magnesium..........59 mg)
Yeast saccharomyces cerevisiae.............50 mg
Excipients
Magnesium stearate, aspartame, orange aroma, gelatin, titanium dioxide (E171), indigo (E132)
Description
Properties/Actions
Indications
Spasmag is used for adults and children over 6 years in case of magnesium deficiency confirmed by the physician.
Contraindications
Spasmag is contraindicated in:
  • In case of allergy to any of the active ingredients or excipients.
  • In children under 6 years, because of the risk of aspiration.
  • In case of severe renal insufficiency (kidney function retailer).
  • In case of phenylketonuria (hereditary disease detected at birth), becuase of the presence of asparatame.

In case of dout, do not hesitate to take tha advice of your doctor or pharmacist.

Drug Interactions
If you are taking or have taken another medicine recently, including medicines taken without a prescription, seek the advice of your doctor or pharmacist.
To avoid possible interactions between multiple drugs, you should inform your doctor or pharmacist.
Side Effects/Adverse Effects
As other active products, this drug may cause some undesirable effects for some people:
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain

In case you realize any undesirable effects not mentioned in this leaflet, please inform your doctor or pharmacist.

Pregnancy & Lactation
Pregnancy
This medication should not be taken during pregnancy unless prescribed by your doctor. In case you discovered that you are pregnant during the treatment, consult your doctor to decide whether to continue or stop using the drug.
Lactation
This medication should be avoided during lactation. In general, you should always seek the advice of your doctor or pharmacist before using any medication during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Dosage & Administration
The usual recommended dose is as follows:
  • Adults: 5 to 7 capsules daily
  • Children over 6 years: 1 to 7 capsules daily.

The following measures are advised:

  • Capsules should be swallowed with a little water. 
  • If necessary, it can be opened and the contents mixed with the liquid.
  • It is preferred to take this drug during meals.
  • Do not take a double dose in order to compensate for a missed dose.
Duration of treatment:
  • The usual duration of treatment is 1 month.
  • In the absence of improvement in symptoms after 1 month of treatment, it is not useful to continue the treatment and visit your doctor.
  • In case of uncertainty, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Overdosage
In case of overdosage, you should consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Warnings
In case of severe deficiency, treatment should be started intravenously. It is the same in case of malabsorption. In case of calcium deficiency, it is recommended to take the treatment of magnesium deficiency in most cases.
Notes
Storage
Packaging
Store at a temperature not exceeding 30°C.
Manufacturer
Global Napi Pharmaceuticals
Date Added/Updated
21st November 2011 7:47am

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