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Acepride 1mg Tablet

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Acepride 1mg Tablet is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and indigestion. This medicine indirectly stimulates the release of a chemical messenger that increases motility of the intestine.

Acepride 1mg Tablet is taken after meals in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your doctor know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are headache and nausea. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine may cause diarrhea, so its better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine as it may help to prevent dehydration.

Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor.

Side effects of Acepride Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Acepride

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Acepride Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Acepride 1mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Acepride Tablet works

Acepride 1mg Tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Acepride 1mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Acepride 1mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Acepride 1mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Acepride 1mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Acepride 1mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Acepride 1mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Acepride Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Acepride 1mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick Tips

  • Acepride 1mg Tablet helps treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and indigestion.
  • Take it 15 minutes before each meal.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Acepride 1mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever, or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking Acepride 1mg Tablet as it can increase dizziness and the risk of stomach damage.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Benzamide Derivative
Habit Forming
No

Patient Concerns

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Heartburn Mental disorder Depression Frequent persistent heartburn Gastroesophageal reflux disease Irritable bowel syndrome Indigestion Back flow of acid from stomach Difficulty in swallowing Inflammation of esophagus Excess acid secretion by stomach Intestinal or stomach ulcers
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
You need to be examined in clinic to reach a diagnosis and then appropriate medicine can be prescribed
acid reflux, gastric, sugar stimulate acid reflux.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
CBC,ESR,LIPID PROFILE,URINE RE/CS, KFT, LFT, VIT D & B estimation,TAKE RABEKIND DSR once a day empty stomach FOR 3 week
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FAQs

Q. What is cinitapride is used for?

Cinitapride is used for the treatment of motility-related gastrointestinal disorders like indigestion, reflux disease, delayed gastric emptying, and vomiting

Q. How does cinitapride work?

Cinitapride works by increasing the movement of esophagus, stomach, and intestines during digestion. It also increases the strength of muscle between esophagus and stomach to prevent the reflux conditions.

Q. Why is Acepride 1mg Tablet used with rabeprazole for some conditions?

Acepride 1mg Tablet increases the movement of the gut and is useful in the treatment of conditions like heartburn, dyspepsia and is also useful in the treatment of reflux esophagitis. It has much better efficacy when it is used with rabeprazole.

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