Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S contains Mirabegron as an active ingredient.

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is used for the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome in adult patients.

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S helps with symptoms such as the urgent need to pee.

Take this medication by mouth as directed.

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Type

Tablet

Feature

25mg

Unit

'S

Formula

Mirabegron

Composition

Mirabegron 25 mg

Brand

Ferozsons Laboratories Ltd

Prescription Required

Yes

How to use, Side effects, Uses, Formula & Composition

About

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is a beta-3 adrenergic agonist. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is used to treat an overactive bladder. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is beneficial for symptoms of urinary frequency, urgency, and urge incontinence. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S works by relaxing the muscles around the bladder. This lets the bladder hold more liquid and reduces the need to pee as often or urgently.

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S comes in tablet form and is taken orally. The medication is usually taken once daily. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S starts to work within a few hours but it can take several weeks to reach full effect. The common side effects of the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S are urine infections and tachycardia (fast heart rate). 

Indications

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S can be used for

  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary frequency
  • Urge incontinence

How Does Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S Work

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is an agonist of the human beta-3 adrenergic receptor (AR) kind. The Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S relaxes the detrusor smooth muscle during the storage phase of the urinary bladder. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S causes activation of beta-3 AR which increases bladder capacity. This means that you can hold your urine for longer times and do not have to pee frequently. 

How To Use Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is slow-release tablets (called “prolonged release”). This means the medication releases the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S slowly and evenly throughout the day. Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is taken orally. You should swallow the tablet as a whole with a drink of water. Do not chew or crush them. You can take Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S with or without food.

Dosage

The recommended starting dose of Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is 25mg once daily. Based on the individual patient’s efficacy and tolerability the dose of the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S may be increased to 50mg once daily.

Pregnancy and Lactation

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit to the patient outweighs the risks that it can cause to the woman and fetus. Women who become pregnant during treatment with Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S should consult their doctor.

It is predicted that Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is excreted in human milk. Because of the possible adverse reactions in nursing infants, your doctor should decide on whether to continue the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S or to continue nursing. 

Contraindications

Inform your doctor if you have a history of any of the following before using Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S:

  • have had an allergic reaction to the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S or any other medicines in the past
  • Have severe and uncontrolled hypertension

Precautions

Inform your doctor about any of the following conditions before using Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S

  • have liver problems
  • have kidney problems
  • have high blood pressure
  • are not able to pee or empty your bladder (urinary retention)
  • have a blockage in your bladder
  • have a heart problem called QT prolongation
  • are pregnant, trying to get pregnant, or breastfeeding

Interactions With Other Medications

Inform your doctor about the use of the following before using Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S

  • Thioridazine
  • Anticholinergic agents
  • Ketoconazole (systemic)
  • Mifepristone
  • Rifampin
  • Digoxin
  • Warfarin 

Adverse Effects

Like most medicines, Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S has certain side effects which include

Common side effects

  • Nausea (feeling sick)
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Headache
  • Feeling dizzy
  • Tachycardia (fast heart rate)

Uncommon side effects

  • Vaginal infection
  • Cystitis
  • Palpitations
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Dyspepsia
  • Gastritis
  • Urticaria
  • Macular rash
  • Joint swelling

Rare side effects

  • Eyelid edema
  • Lip edema
  • Leukocytociastic vasculitis
  • Purpura
  • Angioedema
  • Urinary retention

How To Cope With Adverse Effects

Nausea-Try taking Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S with a meal or snack. It may also help if you stick to simple meals and avoid spicy food items.

Constipation- Eat food items such as fruits, vegetables, and cereals that are rich in high fiber. Drinking ample water and daily exercise also helps with constipation.

Urinary Tract Infection- If you face a burning sensation while peeing or have dark, smelly colored urine then you might have a urinary tract infection. Contact your doctor or pharmacist to get the required medicine. 

Headache- Drink plenty of water and avoid alcohol. You can buy an over-the-counter pain-killer. If the headaches continue contact your doctor. 

Feeling Dizzy- If you feel dizzy then stop what you are doing and sit or lie down until you feel better. Do not drive or operate any heavy machinery until you feel better. Continue your doctor if dizziness persists. 

Fast Heart Rate- Lie down and try to relax. The fast heart rate will usually pass if it does not then contact your doctor or go to an emergency room. 

FAQ’S

  • WHAT IS Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet USED FOR?

The Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S is used to treat urinary frequency, urinary urgency, and urinary incontinence.

  • IN WHICH FORM IS Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet AVAILABLE?

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet is available in tablet form.

  • HOW IS Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet TAKEN?

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet is taken orally. 

  • HOW LONG DOES Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet TAKE TO START WORKING?

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S starts to work after 3-4 hours. However, it can take 4-8 weeks for you to notice any improvements in your symptoms.

  • HOW SHOULD Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet BE STORED?

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S should be stored away from the reach of children. It should be stored away from sunlight.

  • CAN I DRIVE OR RIDE A BIKE AFTER TAKING Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet?

You can drive a car or ride a bike after taking Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S. If you feel dizzy then do not drive or ride a bike. 

  • CAN Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet AFFECT FERTILITY?

There is no evidence thatMirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S affects fertility. However, if you are pregnant or are planning a pregnancy inform your doctor.

  • CAN YOU DRINK ALCOHOL WITH Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet?

Drinking alcohol does not affect the effect of the Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S However, drinking alcohol may worsen urinary frequency and urgency. This can affect your sleep cycle because you will need to get up throughout the night to pee. 

  • WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF I STOP TAKING Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet?

Do not stop taking Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S without consulting your doctor. If you abruptly stop taking Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S it will take about 10 days for Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet 10 ‘S to flush out of your body. The symptoms of an overactive bladder may return or get worse.

  • CAN Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet BE TAKEN FOR A LONG TIME?

Mirexia XR 25mg Tablet is safe to take for long periods as long as you are not bothered by the possible side effects.