Alwel 5mg Tablet

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Zuventus Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Alwel 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Acidity, Heartburn, Intestinal ulcers
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Alcohol
31.65
₹3.17/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Alwel Tablet

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Uses of Alwel Tablet

Alwel 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn, intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of Alwel Tablet

Common

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Flatulence.

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How to use Alwel 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. It is better to take Alwel 5mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Alwel Tablet works

Alwel 5mg tablet is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

In Depth Information on Alwel Tablet

Expert advice for Alwel Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after taking it for 14 days as you may be suffering from some other problem that needs attention.
  • Alwel can decrease magnesium levels in blood. Get your magnesium levels checked regularly. You may need a magnesium supplement or need to discontinue your medicine. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are suffering from osteoporosis as Alwel can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.
  • Alwel is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • It may take a few days to show its effect. You can take an antacid for a quick relief during this time unless your doctor has asked you not to use them.
  • Once you start feeling better, do not stop taking your medicine. Take it for the duration as advised by your doctor
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Warnings
Special precautions for Alwel 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking a large amount of alcohol can increase acidity and ca
use acid reflux in the food pipe causing heartburn. This would decrease the effect of this drug and can aggravate your underlying condition.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Alwel 5mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Alwel 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Alwel 5
mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Alwel 5
mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Danavir 600mg Tablet, Ritomune 100mg Capsule, Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ilaprazole, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Alwel 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ilaprazole

Alwel is used in the treatment of indigestion, peptic ulcer (ulcer in the lining of stomach or intestine) and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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