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Burit 40 mg Capsule

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Composition for Burit 40 mg Capsule

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Primary uses of Burit 40 mg Capsule

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Alcohol
MRP
145
₹14.5/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Burit Capsule

Uses of Burit Capsule

Burit 40 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of acidity, peptic ulcer disease and gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux).

Burit Capsule side effects

Common

Side Effects of Burit are Vomiting, Headache, Stomach pain, Nausea, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.

How to use Burit 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. Burit 40 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Burit Capsule works

Burit 40 mg Capsule 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 Burit Capsule

Expert advice for Burit Capsule

  • 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.
  • Burit 40 mg Capsule 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 Burit 40 mg Capsule can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.
  • Burit 40 mg Capsule 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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Burit Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Burit Capsule
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Burit 40 mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Burit 40 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Burit 40 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Burit 40 mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Burit 40 mg Capsule is recommended.
Liver
Burit 40 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Burit 40 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Burit Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Burit 40 mg Capsule, 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 about Burit Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Rabeprazole

Q. Is Burit an over the counter product?
No, Burit is not an over the counter product, it is available when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Burit an antacid?
Burit is not an antacid. It belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) which decrease the amount of acid produced in the stomach while antacids only neutralize the stomach acid by coating the stomach.
Q. Does Burit cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones)?
Yes, long term use of Burit can cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones). It decreases the calcium absorption leading to calcium deficiency and increases the risk of bone fractures of hip, wrist or spine. Inform your doctor if you have osteoporosis or if you are taking corticosteroids (these can increase the risk of osteoporosis) before starting your therapy. Take enough calcium and vitamin D to reduce the risk.
Q. Can I take aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids with Burit?
Burit can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide, magnesium carbonate or sodium bicarbonate. Burit takes a few days to show its effect, so antacids can be taken during that time for relief of acidity and heartburn. However, antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Burit as antacids can increase the pH of the stomach and decrease the action of Burit which requires a lower pH for its action.
Q. Does Burit have addictive potential?
No, Burit has no addictive potential. It shows no withdrawal symptoms when you stop using this medicine.
Q. Is Burit safe?
Yes, Burit is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, there are some very common side effects that you can experience at effective doses like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.
Q. Does Burit cause hair loss?
No, hair loss has not been reported as a side effect of Burit. Talk to your doctor in case there is excessive hair fall as it could be due to some underlying problem that needs attention.
Q. Does Burit cause flatulence (gas or bloating)?
Flatulence (gas) has been reported as a common side effect of Burit. Although it would be mild to moderate in nature and transient.
Q. Does Burit cause tinnitus (ringing in the ears)?
Tinnitus (ringing sensation in the ears) has not been seen as a side effect with the use of Burit. Talk to your doctor in case you have this problem as it could be due to some underlying condition that needs attention.
Q. Does Burit cause weight gain?
Weight gain has been reported as a rare side effect of Burit. Weight gain can add to your problem of acidity and heartburn. So, you must try to do some exercise and make healthy changes in your diet to control your weight.
Q. Does Burit expire?
Yes, like any other medicine, Burit also expires. Always check the expiry date on the pack of the medicine before using it.
Q. Does Burit cause constipation?
Constipation is a common side effect seen in patients using Burit. Making healthy lifestyle changes like doing yoga, taking high fiber diet and plenty of fluids will prevent constipation.
Q. Does Burit cause high blood pressure?
Burit is not reported to cause high blood pressure. In case you experience high blood pressure, talk to your doctor as it may need attention. Common side effects seen with Burit includes nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.
Q. Does Burit cause headache?
Headache is reported as one of the common side effects of Burit. Please consult your doctor in case you experience an intolerable headache for a prolonged duration while taking Burit.
Q. Can I take Burit with ranitidine?
Yes, Burit can be taken with ranitidine. As Burit show its effect after some days, Ranitidine can be taken for immediate relief. No drug-drug interactions or change in side effect profile has been reported when they are used together compared to either drug alone.
Q. Can I take Burit with ibuprofen?
Burit can be taken with ibuprofen. Burit is used to prevent painkiller (NSAIDs) induced gastritis and stomach ulcers by decreasing the production of acid in the stomach. There are no reported drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Burit with paracetamol?
Burit can be taken with paracetamol. Burit is used to prevent painkiller (NSAIDs) induced stomach ulcers by decreasing the production of acid in the stomach. There are no reported drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. How is Burit metabolized?
Burit is metabolized in the liver mainly by microsomal CYP450 enzymes (CYP2C19 and CYP3A4). Patients with poor CYP2C19 enzymatic activity will have higher levels of Burit for a long time and a better suppression of stomach acid.
Q. Can Burit be used for the treatment of throat infection?
No, Burit is not meant for throat infections. However, it may be given along with antibiotics and other drugs to protect the stomach from excessive acid secretion.
Q. Why is Burit used with cinitapride for some conditions?
Cinitapride 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 Burit.
Q. Does Burit play any role in treating ulcerative colitis?
Burit does not have any role in the treatment of ulcerative colitis. However, it can be given if there is associated dyspepsia or increased stomach acid secretion. Talk to your doctor before taking any treatment for ulcerative colitis.
Q. Can Burit be used for reflux esophagitis?
Yes, Burit is effective in the treatment of reflux esophagitis. It is a disease in which stomach acid or bile irritates and inflames the lining of the food pipe. Burit decreases the production of acid in the stomach and can help in healing the inflamed and eroded esophagus.The efficacy is better when it is given in combination with a prokinetic agent like domperidone.
Q. Is Burit being used for treating weight loss?
No, Burit is not used for the treatment of weight loss. It is a proton pump inhibitor and is used for the treatment of acidity, heartburn, intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
Q. Is there any role of Burit in treating hiatus hernia?
A hiatus hernia is the bulging of the stomach into the chest through an esophageal opening in the diaphragm which is larger than the normal size. A hiatus hernia is associated with acidity and heartburn. Burit does not play any role in treating hiatus hernia, however, it can help in relieving the symptoms of acidity, heartburn and acid reflux.
Q. Can I take Burit with vitamin D?
Yes, vitamin D can be taken with Burit. Vitamin D is generally advised to be taken as a supplement with Burit as its long-term use decreases the absorption of calcium and cause calcium deficiency. This can lead to osteoporosis (thinning of bones) and increase the risk of bone fractures like hip, wrist and spine fractures.
Q. How is Burit useful in the treatment of H. pylori?
Burit is used along with antibiotics for the treatment of H.Pylori infection. It works by decreasing stomach acid volume and decreasing breakdown and washout of antibiotics leading to an increased antibiotic concentration and tissue penetration. It also helps in the symptomatic relief by decreasing associated acidity, reflux, and heartburn.
Q. Can I take Burit with domperidone?
Burit can be safely taken with domperidone as no harmful effects have been reported clinically. A fixed-dose combination of these two medicines is also available. Domperidone increases gut motility and Rabeprazole decreases the acid production in the stomach. So, this combination is very effective in the treatment of reflux esophagitis associated with acidity, heartburn, intestinal and stomach ulcers.
Q. Can long term use of Burit cause magnesium deficiency?
Long-term use of Burit can lower magnesium levels in patients taking multiple daily doses for a year or longer (at least 3 months). Get your magnesium levels checked at regular intervals. Tell your doctor if you experience seizures, dizziness, abnormal or fast heartbeat, jitteriness, jerking movements or shaking (tremors), muscle weakness, spasms of the hands and feet, cramps, muscle aches or spasm of the voice box.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Burit with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Burit with Cilostazol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
Burit with Ritonavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Burit with Indinavir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Burit with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed
Burit with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam, Zeopse, Karpam, Osopose, Peptica, Placidox, Anxol, D P M
Burit with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Burit with Etizolam
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Burit with Flurazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral
Burit with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit, Zipam, Enzed, Nitrosh, Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Burit with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam, Zepox, Raipox, Equiliser, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel
Burit with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Burit with Methotrexate
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Methotrexate: Methosis, Metrex, Rhutrex, Meditrex, Mext, Trex, Vibzi, Meth
Burit with Phenytoin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Protoin, Pna, Seztin, Atoin
Burit with Dipyridamole
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Dipyridamole: Cardiwell, Thrombonil
Burit with Spiramycin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin, Macromycin, Spiratox
Burit with Digoxin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin
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