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Brand name: Resotrans TM

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Active ingredients: prucalopride

What it is used for

RESOTRANS is indicated for the treatment of chronic functional constipation in adults in whom laxatives fail to provide adequate relief -Before RESOTRANS is considered, patients must have tried at least two different types of laxatives from different classes (at the highest tolerated recommended doses) for at least six months, but have not had adequate relief from constipation. - If treatment with RESOTRANS is not effective within four weeks, the benefit of continuing treatment should be reconsidered

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Moisture
  • Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White to off-white, round, biconvex tablets marked "PRU 1" on one side

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient prucalopride

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)

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Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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