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Citopride 1 mg Tablet

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Overview

Introduction of Citopride Tablet

Citopride 1 mg Tablet is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and indigestion.This medicine indirectly stimulates release of a chemical messenger that increases motility of the intestine.

You should take Citopride 1 mg Tablet in a dose and duration as advised by your doctor. But, before taking this medicine it is better to inform doctor if you are suffering from any liver or kidney disease. Remember you should not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor. In case you have missed a dose than it is better to take it as soon as you remember it and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.

This medicine may cause side effects like headache and nausea. This medicine may also cause diarrhea, so it is better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine as it may help to prevent dehydration.

Citopride Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

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

How Citopride Tablet works

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

Citopride Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Citopride 1 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Citopride 1 mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Citopride 1 mg Tablet during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Citopride 1 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Citopride 1 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Citopride 1 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Citopride Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Citopride 1 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Citopride 1 mg Tablet helps treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and indigestion.
  • Take it 15 minutes before each meal.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Citopride 1 mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever, or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking Citopride 1 mg Tablet as it can increase dizziness and the risk of stomach damage.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Citopride

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Feeling pain of both kidneys suspecting may be due to swollen kidney but not due to kidney stones. Taking potrate mb6 syrup, cystone tablets for kidney stones. Ursocol 300, evion 400 for fatty liver nd high SPGT levels. Please suggest how to deal with this as am confused due to both problems at a time nd interlinked.I Stopped taking feburic 40 tablets after finding high SPGT levels.Please suggest an advise
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. I suppose you have acid reflux. Just take a combination of Pantoprazole and domepridone.
Heartburn Mental disorder Depression Frequent persistent heartburn Gastroesophageal reflux disease Irritable bowel syndrome Indigestion Back flow of acid from stomach Difficulty in swallowing Inflammation of esophagus Excess acid secretion by stomach Intestinal or stomach ulcers
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
You need to be examined in clinic to reach a diagnosis and then appropriate medicine can be prescribed
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FAQs

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 Citopride used with rabeprazole for some conditions?

Citopride 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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