Cinesta 1mg Tablet

Lupin Ltd

Composition for Cinesta 1mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Cinesta Tablet


Uses of Cinesta Tablet

Cinesta 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of heartburn and indigestion.

Side effects of Cinesta Tablet


Headache, Nausea, Diarrhoea.


How to use Cinesta 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. Cinesta 1mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Cinesta Tablet works

Cinesta 1mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

In Depth Information on Cinesta Tablet

Expert advice for Cinesta Tablet

  • Always take cinitapride at least 15 minutes before meals.
  • Caution has to be exercised when administered in elderly patients, as it may cause movement disorder or prolong the heartbeat.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery while you are taking cinitapride as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Do not drink alcohol while you are taking cinitapride as it may increase sleepiness.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to cinitapride or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not consume this drug  if you have gastrointestinal bleeding, obstruction, tear (perforation), or movement disorder.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Special precautions for Cinesta 1mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Cinesta 1mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Cinesta 1mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Cinesta
1mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Cinesta
1mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Frequently asked questions for Cinesta 1mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cinitapride

Q. What is cinitapride is used for?
Cinitapride is used for the treatment of motility-related gastrointestinal disorders like indigestion, reflux disease, delayed gastric emptying, and vomiting
Q. How does cinitapride work?
Cinitapride works by increasing the movement of esophagus, stomach, and intestines during digestion. It also increases the strength of muscle between esophagus and stomach to prevent the reflux conditions.
Q. Why is Cinesta used with rabeprazole for some conditions?
Cinesta 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 rabeprazole.

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