Cado Suspension

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Omenta Pharma Pvt Ltd

Composition for Cado 10mg/5ml Suspension

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Primarily used for

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60 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Cado Suspension

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Uses of Cado Suspension

Cado Suspension is used in the treatment of diarrhoea
It is used, when fluid and dietary measures are not sufficiently effective to control diarrhoea.
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Side effects of Cado Suspension

Common

Vomiting, Fever.

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How to use Cado Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Cado Suspension with food.

How Cado Suspension works

Cado suspension 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.

In Depth Information on Cado Suspension

Expert advice for Cado Suspension

  • Cado should be used together with an oral rehydration solution (ORS) to provide adequate fluid and electrolyte replacement.
  • Don't use Cado, 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 Cado, if you have uncontrolled vomiting.
  • Don't use Cado in children less than 3 months.
  • Not approved for adult and children above 13 years.
  • Cado 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Cado Suspension
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Cado Suspension du
ring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Cado Suspension does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Cado Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cado Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Cado Suspension should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Cado Suspension should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cado Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cado 10mg/5ml Suspension

Frequently asked questions for Racecadotril

No interactions with other medicine have been described in humans.
Cado 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 Cado differ from loperamide?
Cado does not affect motility as compared to Loperamide. It means less chance of developing rebound constipation.
Take Cado 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 Cado be used in adults?
No, it should be used in children less than 13 years.
Cado is a medicine which rapidly inhibits excessive intestinal secretion without causing constipation and without any central effect.
Cado is not an over the counter medicine. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by registered medical practitioner.
Yes, it helps to reduce the stool output.
It should always be used together with oral rehydration therapy (ORS).
Yes. Cado is used for the treatment of loose motion in children over three months of age. Don't use Cado, if the child has fever, blood or pus in the stools.
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Substitutes for Cado

No substitutes found for this medicine
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