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Ganaton Tablet

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Overview

Introduction

Ganaton Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat heartburn, vomiting and nausea.

Ganaton Tablet works on the region in the brain that controls vomiting and it also acts on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines thereby allowing food to move more easily through the stomach. Take this medicine in dose and duration as advised by your doctor and it is taken by mouth before meals. It is better to take it at a fixed time and you should not stop taking this 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. You should avoid this medicine if suffering from bleeding ulcers of stomach.

It has side effects like stomach pain. Dizziness and sleepiness may also occur, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Dry mouth may occur to you but frequent mouth rinses, good oral hygiene, increased water intake and sugarless candy may help. You should stop this medicine immediately if you experience severe diarrhea, bloody stools, or increased stomach pain.

Uses of Ganaton Tablet

Side effects of Ganaton Tablet

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Stomach pain

How to use Ganaton 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. Ganaton Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Ganaton Tablet works

Ganaton Tablet is a prokinetic. It works on the region in the brain that controls vomiting. It also acts on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing food to move more easily through the stomach.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Ganaton Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
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Information regarding the use of Ganaton Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Ganaton Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Ganaton Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Ganaton Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Ganaton Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Ganaton Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Ganaton Tablet, 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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Quick Tips

  • Ganaton Tablet helps relieve gastritis symptoms such as stomach pain, anorexia, heartburn, nausea and vomiting.
  • It should be taken before meals as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever, or stomach pain that does not go away.

Patient Concerns

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I have acidity problem for around 5 years.Tried other pathy medicines but of little use.I used to get acid reflux in the night around 2am to 3am.sleep is disturbed due to hot sensation in throat ,with feeling of acidic liquid going towards nostrils ,and vomiting sensation with vomiting .After i was prescribed Ranitidin 150 around 7 to 8 months ago one tablet before bedtime now everything is under control.but now i cannot avoid the tablet.without the tablet symptioms reappear ,cannot sleep properly,either vomit or go on drinking water to subside symptoms thereby forgoing sleep .There is not much of a problem mansging the daytime.Can i continue to take above medicine for how long.?
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Cap Ganaton Total before breakfast daily for 30 days
My wife is 13 week pregnent her docter change her tablet from mvista to doxynate plus me I know the reason is both tablet aee same. Docter asked to taje doxynate plus 2 tablet at bed time.please suggest.
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Doxynate is tablet to stop vomiting dear. It is ok to take them at bed time. It is widely recommended to take for nausea and vomiting of pregnancy.
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FAQs

Q. Is Ganaton safe in pregnancy?

Due to lack of safety data, Ganaton should not be used during pregnancy or in women suspected with pregnancy until and unless the benefits outweigh the risks. Discuss with your doctor who will analyze your condition and decide whether you can take Ganaton during pregnancy or not.

Q. How long can I take Ganaton?

Ganaton is recommended to be taken thrice daily before meals. The duration of therapy will depend on the response of the patient towards the therapy. The exact dose and duration will be decided by your doctor depending on individual need and response.

Q. Is Ganaton bad for kidneys?

Ganaton and its metabolites are mainly excreted via the kidneys. Therefore, people with any kidney problems should remain careful while taking Ganaton. Regular tests for kidney function are required and if side effects related to kidneys (creatinine increased) occur, the medicine is generally discontinued or the dose is reduced.

Q. Who should not take Ganaton?

Ganaton should not be given to patients in whom there is an increase in gastrointestinal movements. It is harmful in patients having mechanical obstruction or perforation of the gastrointestinal tract or gastrointestinal bleeding.

Q. Should I take Ganaton before or after meals?

Food does not interfere with the working of Ganaton. This medicine is generally recommended to be taken before meals.

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