Myestin 60 Tablet

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Myestin 60 Tablet Information

Myestin 60 Tablet is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Myasthenia Gravis. The alternative uses of Myestin 60 Tablet have also been explained below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Myestin 60 Tablet. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Myestin 60 Tablet have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Myestin 60 Tablet are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Myestin 60 Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Mild while nursing. Further, the section on Myestin 60 Tablet related warnings talks about Myestin 60 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Myestin 60 Tablet is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate), Peptic Ulcer, Parkinson's Disease as it can result in adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Myestin 60 Tablet are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug interactions for Myestin 60 Tablet have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Myestin 60 Tablet is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Myestin 60 Tablet Benefits & Uses

Myestin 60 Tablet is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Myestin 60 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 60 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 60 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet (Immediate Release)
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 6 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 1 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 6 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


Myestin 60 Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Myestin 60 Tablet is used -

Severe

  • Bronchospasm
  • Bradycardia

Moderate

  • Blurred vision

Mild

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Abdominal cramp
  • Excessive mouth watering
  • Diarrhoea

Myestin 60 Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Myestin 60 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Myestin has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Myestin without medical advice.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Myestin 60 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Side effects of Myestin on breastfeeding women are very mild.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Myestin 60 Tablet on the Kidneys?


    Myestin has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Myestin 60 Tablet on the Liver?


    In the absence of any scientific study on the side effects of Myestin on the liver, information on safety of Myestin for liver is unavailable.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Myestin 60 Tablet on the Heart?


    Myestin is not harmful for the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Myestin 60 Tablet with Other Drugs

Myestin 60 Tablet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Myestin 60 Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Myestin 60 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Myestin 60 Tablet

  • Is this Myestin 60 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Myestin 60 Tablet has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    After taking Myestin 60 Tablet, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Myestin 60 Tablet can make you drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, the use of Myestin 60 Tablet is considered safe.

    Safe
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    Myestin 60 Tablet is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

    No

Myestin 60 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Myestin 60 Tablet


    You can take Myestin 60 Tablet with food.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Myestin 60 Tablet


    Information about the interaction of Myestin 60 Tablet and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pyridostigmine Bromide

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 108

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1067-1069



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