Author Details
Written By
MDS, BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated:
15 Sep 2020 | 02:14 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR

Prescription Required

Introduction

Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is a prescription medicine used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux) and indigestion by relieving the symptoms such as heartburn, stomach pain, or irritation. It also neutralizes the acid in the stomach and promotes easy passage of gas to reduce stomach discomfort.

Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is taken without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

Most common side effects are diarrhea, flatulence, stomach pain, dryness in mouth, and headache. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any side effects. It may also cause sleepiness and dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your sleepiness. Lifestyle modifications like having cold milk and avoiding hot tea, coffee, spicy food or chocolate can help you to get better results.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Benefits of Genericart Tablet SR

In Gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux)

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic (long-term) condition which is like having heartburn consistently rather than just occasionally. It happens because a muscle above your stomach relaxes too much and allows stomach contents to come back up into your oesophagus and mouth. Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR reduces the amount of acid your stomach makes and relieves the pain associated with heartburn and acid reflux. You should take it exactly as it is prescribed for it to be effective.
Some simple lifestyle changes can help reduce the symptoms of GERD. Think about what foods trigger heartburn and try to avoid them; eat smaller, more frequent meals; try to lose weight if you are overweight and try to find ways to relax. Do not eat within 3-4 hours of going to bed.

In Functional dyspepsia

Functional dyspepsia is another term for indigestion that is not associated with a specific cause. It may cause symptoms such as an early feeling of fullness after eating, stomach pain or discomfort, nausea, and bloating. Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR helps treat these symptoms by increasing the rate of stomach emptying. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully and make appropriate lifestyle changes to get maximum benefit.

Side effects of Genericart Tablet SR

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Genericart

  • Diarrhea
  • Flatulence
  • Stomach pain
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Headache

How to use Genericart Tablet SR

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. Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is to be taken empty stomach.

How Genericart Tablet SR works

Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Esomeprazole. Domperidone is a prokinetic which works on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing the food to move more easily through the stomach. Esomeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR
₹7.3/Tablet SR
₹7.5/Tablet SR
3% costlier
Hartincap ES D 30mg/40mg Tablet SR
Tescos Life Care Pvt Ltd
₹9/Tablet SR
23% costlier
Jupicid DSR 30mg/40mg Tablet
Jupiter Biolabs Pvt Ltd
₹9.9/Tablet SR
36% costlier
Seezole D 30mg/40mg Tablet SR
Medok Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
₹10/Tablet SR
37% costlier
Quitcid D 30mg/40mg Tablet SR
Armastus Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹10.5/Tablet SR
44% costlier

Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR for the treatment of acidity and heartburn.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after taking it for 14 days as you may be suffering from some other problem that needs attention.
  • Long-term use can cause weak bones and deficiency of minerals such as magnesium. Take adequate dietary intake of calcium and magnesium or their supplements as prescribed by your doctor.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
GASTRO INTESTINAL

Patient Concerns

arrow
Acid reflux and chest burn due to acidity
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
NEKSIUM 40mg once daily in empty stomach for 3 weeksSyrup SUCRAL 10 ml 30 minutes before meal twice daily for 3 weeks
Gastrointestinal reflux due to
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician
neksium 40mg once daily for 3 weeks
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR ?

FAQs

Q. What is Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR?

Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Esomeprazole. This combination is used to treat acidity and heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD); a condition where the acid in the stomach flows back up into the food pipe (esophagus). It is also used to treat gastric and duodenal ulcers. Domperidone helps to control vomiting by increasing the movement of the gut, allowing the food to move more easily through the stomach.

Q. Is it safe to use Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR?

Yes, Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like diarrhoea, stomach pain, flatulence, dryness in mouth, dizziness, headache and other uncommon and rare side effects. Inform your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medicine.

Q. What is the best time to take Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR?

It is best to take Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR before the first meal of the day or on an empty stomach.

Q. Can the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR cause abnormal heartbeat?

Yes, the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR can increase the risk of irregular heartbeat (serious arrhythmias). This is a serious side effect but the chance that it may happen is very low. The risk may be slightly higher in those who are more than 60 years of age.

Q. What are the contraindications associated with the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR?

The use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR is considered to be harmful for patients with a known hypersensitivity to rabeprazole or domperidone or any other inactive ingredients of the medicine. Caution is advised in patients with underlying kidney or liver disease.

Q. Can the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR cause dry mouth?

Yes, the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR can cause dry mouth. Dryness of mouth occurs due to Domperidone. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips of water during the day and keep some water on your bedside at night. Cut down the intake of alcohol and avoid smoking. If you have dry mouth, try to use alcohol-free mouthwash as its use can increase the risk of tooth decay.

Q. Can the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR can cause diarrhea. In case of diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and if you notice signs of dehydration, like less frequency of urination and dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods with this medication. Also, do not take any medicines without consulting the doctor.

Q. What are the storage conditions for Genericart Domperidone+Esomeprazole 30mg/40mg Tablet SR?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Related Products

Want to share the information?

Disclaimer:

1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

  1. Domperidone maleate. South Ruislip, Middlesex: Aurobindo Pharma - Milpharm Ltd.; 2003 [revised 14 Nov. 2017]. [Accessed 12 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Esomeprazole. Luton, UK: AstraZeneca UK Ltd.; 2018. [Accessed 12 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. International Breastfeeding Center. Domperidone. [Accessed 12 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Esomeprazole. Novo mesto, Slovenia: KRKA, d.d.; 2017. [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

Yaman-2, 1st Floor, Near New English School, Pandharpur Road, Miraj-416410
Country of Origin: India
Best Price
₹62.05
MRP73  Get 15% OFF
Valid only on the orders above ₹649
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mgdownArrow
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.