Medicine Overview of Gastro Tablet
Side effects of Gastro Tablet
Headache, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
How to use Gastro 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 Gastro 10mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Gastro Tablet works
Gastro 10mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.
In Depth Information on Gastro Tablet
Expert advice for Gastro 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.
Special precautions for Gastro 10mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gastro 10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
No information is available on the use of Gastro 10mg Tablet+more
during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
Gastro 10mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Gastro 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients wit+more
h kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor....
Gastro 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Gastro 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Cisapride, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Gastro 10mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Cisapride
It takes approximately 15-30 minutes for Gastro to act
Yes, Gastro 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 Gastro Tablet
Cisakem 10mg Tablet
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Alzide 10mg Tablet
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Pryde 10mg Tablet
Veritaz Healthcare Ltd
Cisawal 10mg Tablet
Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Alipride 10mg Tablet
Centaur Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd