What is Pinaverium bromide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Dicetel

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Pinaverium is a calcium channel blocker used for the treatment and relief of symptoms associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and for the treatment of symptoms related to functional disorders of the biliary tract.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Irritable bowel syndrome 9 3
Bowel irritability 3 0
Bile duct stricture 1 0
Muscle spasms 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pinaverium bromide

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Pinaverium bromide

Dosage Patients
1 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Pinaverium bromide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Pinaverium bromide

Duration

Currently taking Pinaverium bromide

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped taking Pinaverium bromide

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Pinaverium bromide.