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Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR


Overview

Uses of Dirab D Capsule SR

Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is used in the treatment of acidity and heartburn.

Dirab D Capsule SR side effects

Common
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Flatulence
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Weakness
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Dirab D Capsule SR

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. Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is to be taken empty stomach.
Take it preferably 30 minutes before food.

How Dirab D Capsule SR works

Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Dexrabeprazole. 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. Dexrabeprazole 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.

Dirab D Capsule SR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking a large amount of alcohol can increase acidity and cause acid reflux in the food pipe causing heartburn. This would decrease the effect of this drug and can aggravate your underlying condition.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR 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
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR
₹3.99/Capsule SR
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₹9.8/Capsule SR
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Dexrobel-DSR Capsule
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₹7.95/Capsule SR
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₹10.4/Capsule SR
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Dexa SR Capsule
Zunison healthcare
₹15.18/Capsule SR
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Dirab D 30mg/10mg Capsule SR 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

Questions Related to Dirab D

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Dear sir/mam I am having regular heartburn and acidity for last 2 months even if having blood in stool from 2days.please suggest me what should I do? I didn't take any regular medical treatment . I have used some analgesic, eno etc to get relief
Dr. Manju Singh
Psychiatrist
On the basis of information you have provided you can consider following homeopathic medicines:1.ADEL 2 - apo-HAM DropsDosage: 20 drops in half cup of water, 3 times a day LINK: http://www.1mgayush.com/ConstipationPiles/products/ADEL2-apoHAM/StandardApplication: Apply externally twice daily to properly cleaned and dried affected portion. LINK: http://www.1mgayush.com/ConstipationPiles/products/AESCULUS/StandardInclude fresh vegetables and fruits in your diet.Increase water intake atleast 2 to 3 liters per day.Take small meals, don't take heavy meals.Avoid fried food or junk food.Try to reduce the Weight
Respected sir I m facing stomach problems always heartburn irregular stool problem.I took omez D for a long time .But when stopped it same problems appear .And take o2 tablet for stool problem but after medicine taking feel good but again after 6-10 problem emerge. What medicines to take me and for how long.
Dr. Pawan Rawal
Gastroenterologist
Good physical activity if no contraindications Avoid stress Less Tea, coffee and milk More curd and butter milk Should meet a gastroenterologist and physician definitely
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