food interaction for ESORID tablet

alcohol interaction for ESORID tablet

pregnancy interaction for ESORID tablet

lactation interaction for ESORID tablet

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alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Esorid 20mg tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Esorid 20mg tablet 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR ESORID 20mg tablet

Cisapride(20mg)

Esorid tablet uses

Esorid 20mg tablet is used in the treatment of heartburn and indigestion.

How esorid tablet works

Esorid 20mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

Common side effects of esorid tablet

Headache, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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Expert advice FOR ESORID tablet

  • Do not take cisapride if you have history of irregular heartbeats, heart disease, kidney disease or lung disease.
  • Stop taking cisapride and contact your doctor immediately if you faint, become dizzy or develop any other unusual symptoms.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Never take more than the recommended dose of cisapride as it can adversely affect normal heartbeat of an individual.
  • Do not drink alcohol or take medicines called benzodiazepines along with cisapride as they can cause excessive drowsiness.

Frequently asked questions FOR ESORID 20mg tablet

Cisapride

Q. How long does it take cisapride to act?
It takes approximately 15-30 minutes for cisapride to act
Q. Is cisapride banned?
Yes, cisapride is banned in India and many other countries around the globe
Q. Does Nexium contain cisapride?
No. Nexium is brand (proprietary) name for esomeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor drug used to prevent excessive stomach acid secretion, which further prevents reflux.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)