Esorid 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Esorid 20mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Medicine Overview of Esorid Tablet

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Uses of Esorid Tablet

Esorid 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of heartburn and indigestion.
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Side effects of Esorid Tablet

Common

Headache, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Esorid 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 Esorid 20mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Esorid Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Esorid Tablet

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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Esorid 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Esorid 20mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Esorid 20mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Esorid 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Esorid 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Esorid 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Esorid 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cisapride

It takes approximately 15-30 minutes for Esorid to act
Yes, Esorid is banned in India and many other countries around the globe
No. Nexium is brand (proprietary) name for esomeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor drug used to prevent excessive stomach acid secretion, which further prevents reflux.

Substitutes for Esorid Tablet

Mogit 20mg Tablet
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10% costlier
Ciza 20mg Tablet
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₹9.4/Tablet
53% costlier
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