AD 100 mg Capsule

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Overview

Uses of AD Capsule

AD 100 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of diarrhoea. It is used, when fluid and dietary measures are not sufficiently effective to control diarrhoea.

AD Capsule side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Fever

How to use AD Capsule

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. AD 100 mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

How AD Capsule works

AD 100 mg Capsule has an anti-secretory effect. It reduces the secretion of water and electrolytes from the intestine. This helps to reduce the amount of fluid loss from the body in diarrhoea.

AD Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of AD 100 mg Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
AD 100 mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
AD 100 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of AD 100 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of AD 100 mg Capsule should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
AD 100 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of AD 100 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of AD Capsule?

If you miss a dose of AD 100 mg Capsule, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • AD 100 mg Capsule should be used together with an oral rehydration solution (ORS) to provide adequate fluid and electrolyte replacement.
  • Don't use AD 100 mg Capsule, if you have blood and pus in the stools or fever. This may be due to bacterial infection and may need different treatment.
  • Not recommended to be taken more than 7 days.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Don't use AD 100 mg Capsule, if you have uncontrolled vomiting.
  • Don't use AD 100 mg Capsule in children less than 3 months.
  • AD 100 mg Capsule sachet should be taken orally, directly or mixed with water. Make sure it is mixed well, and then give the total dose immediately to your child.

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FAQs

Q. Are any interactions of AD seen with other medicine?

No interactions with other medicine have been described in humans.

Q. How does AD work?

AD works by reducding the secretion of water and electrolytes from the intestine. This helps to reduce the amount of fluid loss from the body in diarrhoea.

Q. How does AD differ from loperamide?

AD does not affect motility as compared to Loperamide. It means less chance of developing rebound constipation.

Q. How long should AD be used?

Take AD only for a duration as advised by your doctor. It is also suggested to be taken until your child has two normal stools, not exceeding 7 days. Please consult your doctor for any further information.<br>

Q. Can AD be used in adults?

No, it should be used in children less than 13 years.

Q. Is AD a novel anti-diarrheal?

AD is a medicine which rapidly inhibits excessive intestinal secretion without causing constipation and without any central effect.

Q. Is AD is over the counter (OTC) medicine?

AD is not an over the counter medicine. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by registered medical practitioner.

Q. Does AD reduce stool output?

Yes, it helps to reduce the stool output.

Q. Can AD be used alone?

It should always be used together with oral rehydration therapy (ORS).

Q. Is AD used for loose motion?

Yes. AD is used for the treatment of loose motion in children over three months of age. Don't use AD, if the child has fever, blood or pus in the stools.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Dec 2018.
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