Gastron 10 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Gastron Tablet

Gastron 10 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of heartburn and indigestion.

Gastron Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Gastron 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. Gastron 10 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Gastron Tablet works

Gastron 10 mg Tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

Gastron Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gastron 10 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Gastron 10 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Gastron 10 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Gastron 10 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Gastron 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Gastron 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Gastron Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Gastron 10 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

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  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
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  • Do not drink alcohol or take medicines called benzodiazepines along with cisapride as they can cause excessive drowsiness.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Gastron

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Respected sir I m facing stomach problems always heartburn irregular stool problem.I took omez D for a long time .But when stopped it same problems appear .And take o2 tablet for stool problem but after medicine taking feel good but again after 6-10 problem emerge. What medicines to take me and for how long.
Dr. Pawan Rawal
Gastroenterologist
Good physical activity if no contraindications Avoid stress Less Tea, coffee and milk More curd and butter milk Should meet a gastroenterologist and physician definitely
I have severe gastric problem.it's very usual that having heartburn after lunch.
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. Take soft and bland diet and a combination of Pantoprazole and Levosulpride.
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FAQs

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

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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