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Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule


Overview

Introduction

Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is a prescription medicine. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease. It relieves heartburn, stomach pain or irritation, and indigestion. It promotes the movement of food in the stomach to prevent nausea or vomiting.

Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines. It is to be taken in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. In case you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. A high dose or overdose may have harmful effects on the body.

This medicine is generally well tolerated by patients. Some of the common side effects of this medicine are stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation, and headache. Before taking the medicine always consult your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you are suffering from any severe stomach, liver, kidney disease, or any known disease.

Side effects of Capocid DM Capsule

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Headache
  • Flatulence

How to use Capocid DM Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Capocid DM Capsule works

Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Omeprazole. Domperidone is a prokinetic which works on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing the food to move more easily through the stomach. Omeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule may cause dizziness and visual disturbances. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Capocid DM 10 mg/20 mg Capsule for the treatment of acidity and heartburn.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • 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.
  • Long-term use can cause weak bones and deficiency of minerals such as magnesium. Take adequate dietary intake of calcium and magnesium or their supplements as prescribed by your doctor.

Patient Concerns

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My right ear gets clogged after every nap.It opens in about 5-10 mins after getting up and then stays normal for the rest of the day
Dr. Gladson Guddappa Uchil
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Could be acid reflux disease. Please use this app to find and meet a good ENT Specialist in your city to examine you & do the needful.
Hi, I've been suffering from acid reflux, feeling discomfort in left chest and have an ulcer. It's been 5 years, I tried every but they gave me lots of tablets that made me sick more. I'd like to use ayurvedic medicines. Suggest me some good medicines that will make me feel good.
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Take avipattikar churan 1 spoon twice with water before meal, syp amlpittmishran suspension 10 ml twice after meal with water
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FAQs

Q. Is it safe to use Capocid DM?

Yes, Capocid DM is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like diarrhea, stomach pain, flatulence, dryness in the mouth, dizziness, headache and other uncommon and rare side effects. Inform your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medicine.

Q. What are the contraindications of Capocid DM?

The use of Capocid DM is considered to be harmful in patients with a known hypersensitivity to omeprazole or domperidone or any other inactive ingredients present in the medicine. Cautious use is advised in patients with underlying kidney or liver disease.

Q. What is the best time to take Capocid DM?

It is best to take the medicine daily before breakfast or on an empty stomach.

Q. Can the use of Capocid DM cause abnormal heartbeat?

Yes, the use of Capocid DM can cause an increased risk of irregular heartbeat (serious arrhythmias). These are serious side effects but the chances that it may happen is very low. The risk may be slightly higher in those who are more than 60 years of age.

Q. Does the use of Capocid DM lead to dry mouth?

Yes, the use of Capocid DM can cause dry mouth. Dryness of mouth occurs due to Domperidone, which is present in this combination. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips of water during the day and keep some water on your bedside at night. Cut down the intake of alcohol and avoid smoking. If you have dry mouth, try to use alcohol-free mouthwash as its use increases the risk of tooth decay.

Q. What is the recommended storage condition for Capocid DM?

Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

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References
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