Discom 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Discom 50mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Discom Tablet

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Uses of Discom Tablet

Discom 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of heartburn, vomiting and nausea.
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Side effects of Discom Tablet

Common

Decreased white blood cell count, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dry mouth, Restlessness, Drowsiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Anxiety, Agitation, Parkinsonism, Akathisia.

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How to use Discom 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. It is better to take Discom 50mg Tablet empty stomach.

How Discom Tablet works

Discom 50mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

In Depth Information on Discom Tablet

Expert advice for Discom Tablet

  • Itopride should be used with careful monitoring in elderly patients. 
  • Do not drive or operate machinery while taking this medication as it may cause dizziness.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you observe any sudden allergic reactions such as breathlessness (dyspnea), urticaria (red, raised, itchy skin rash), low blood pressure (hypotension), sweating (diaphoresis) and pallor (pale color of skin).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Avoid if allergic to itopride or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if suffering from severe gastrointestinal disorders such as bleeding, obstruction or perforation of intestine.
  • Avoid if patient is Breastfeeding women.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Discom 50mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Discom 50mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Discom 50mg Tablet alters the abilit
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Discom
50mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Discom
50mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Itopride, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Discom 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Itopride

Discom belongs to a group of drugs called prokinetic agents which normalize or increase bowel movement (motility). They increase gastric emptying with increased rate of passage of digested food through the small intestine. In addition, Discom suppresses vomiting.
Discom is used to treat symptoms due to slow emptying of the stomach like a feeling of stomach fullness (not feeling hungry), heartburn, nausea and vomiting due to problems of the gut.

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