- Contains peppermint oil
- Take ONE capsule THREE times daily
- Works to relieve spasms and cramps
NOTE: After requesting this medication, you will need to complete a short assessment, so our GP or Pharmacist can assess if the treatment is suitable for you. Pricing is provided as a reference only. The final decision on issuing this medication remains with our GP / Pharmacist.
Colpermin Capsules Online
You can order Colpermin online from our UK registered online pharmacy and doctor service. After completing an online assessment and checkout, our doctor can see if this medication is suitable for you. If approved, our UK registered online pharmacy, will dispense and dispatch your medication to your chosen delivery address.
Colpermin peppermint oil capsules contain 0.2mls of peppermint oil in a sustained release formulation.
While the exact mechanism of action is unclear, the peppermint oil helps relieve uncomfortable stomach spasms and bloating of irritable bowel syndrome.
What is Colpermin?
Colepermin capsules are used as an antispasmodic to relieve symptoms such as spasms and cramps which are commonly associated with irritable bowel syndrome.
What is the ingredient in Colpermin capsules?
The active ingredient in Colpermin is peppermint oil 0.2ml
How does Colpermin work?
The peppermint oil in Colpermin works by relaxing the walls of the bowel aiding in relieving the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome.
What are the side effects of Colpermin?
The most common side effects of colpermin are nausea, vomiting, burning sensation in the mouth and anal irritation. Please read the information leaflet for a full list of side effects.
What is the dosage of Colpermin?
Take one capsule three times daily with food until the symptoms resolve which can take one to two weeks but possibly up to two to three months.
I missed a dose can I double the next one?
No stick to the regular dose. You should not double dose Colpermin.
Can I take Colpermin whilst pregnant?
Colpermin should not be taken whilst pregnant unless directly advised by your general practitioner.
|Colpermin||Colofac / Mebeverine||Fybogel Mebevine|
|Active Ingredients||0.2ml Peppermint Oil||Mebeverine||Mebeverine / Ispaghula Husk.|
|Mechanism||Unclear||Anti-spasmodic.||Anti-spasmodic and bulk forming laxative|
|Dosage||ONE capsule THREE times daily||Normal Release: Take ONE THREE times daily --- Slow Release - Take ONE tablet TWICE daily.||Usually ONE sachet TWICE daily|
Side Effects of Colpermin
While side effects are uncommon with Colpermin, those who do suffer side effects most commonly reported
- Anal irritation
- Irritation of mouth or oesophagus
The above side effects can often be attributed to capsules rupturing when taking.
Before taking any medication, it is important to read the Patient Information Leaflet. You can find information leaflets for your medicines by typing them into the search bar at medicines.org, or by contacting us.
Take 20 Minutes before meals
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|Medication||Simple Online Pharmacy|