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LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET

Prescription Required

Primary uses of LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present
Medicine Overview of Lafudac Tablet

Uses of Lafudac Tablet

LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.

Lafudac Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Lafudac are Fatigue, Drowsiness, Headache, Increased liver enzymes, Constipation, Increased uric acid level in blood, Diarrhoea, Muscle pain, Protein in urine.

How to use Lafudac 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. LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lafudac Tablet works

LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET is a H2 blocker (antacid). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion and heartburn.
In Depth Information on Lafudac Tablet

Expert advice for Lafudac Tablet

  • LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET is a well tolerated and safe medicine with a very low incidence of side effects.
  • Take LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET before going to bed if you are taking this medicine once a day as it is very effective in controlling stomach acid released in the midnight.
  • If you are also taking an antacid, take it two hours before or after taking LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET.
  • Avoid taking soft drinks, citrus fruits like orange and lemon, which can irritate the stomach and increase acid secretion.
  • Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after taking LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET for two weeks or 14 days as you may be suffering from some other problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver disease. Dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
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Lafudac Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Lafudac Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Alcohol use can increase acid secretion, acid reflux in food pipe causing heartburn and decreasing effect of this drug. Also Lafutidine can decrease alcohol breakdown and increase its level in blood.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of LAFUDAC 5 MG TABLET in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Lafudac Tablet?

uses
If you miss a dose of LAFUDAC 5 MG 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lafudac

Now I am taking esomeprazole-40mg once in the morning in empty stomach. What is the best medicine in ayurveda for acidity?What should be best medicine in stead of allopathic?
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
there are a lotbof medicines to cure acidity in Ayurveda. syrup smllapitta mishran 10 ml thrice before meal, and powder anago 1 spoon befre meal twice. Anago powder is my self prepared medicine and is very effective. follow a healthy lifestyle, avoid junk spicy oily food
I have acidity &lots of gases problemsI am waiting. Thanku
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take RABEKIND DSR twice daily 1 hour before breakfast and 1 hour before dinner for 4 weeksTab ZINCOVIT once daily after breakfast for 4 weeksSyrup ULGEL 10ml twice daily with meals for 2 weeks
I have a hyper acidity and gastric problem I don't have a gall bladder as it was operated and removed please suggest me what can I do.
Dr. Manju Singh
Psychiatrist
On the basis of information you have provided you can consider following homeopathic medicines:1. ADEL 49 - apo-ENTERIT DropsDosage: 20 drops in half cup of water 3 times daily. LINK: http://www.1mgayush.com/products/ADEL49-apo-ENTERIT/Standard2. Nux Vomica 30, Dilution, ADELDosage: 4 drops in 1 teaspoon of water, 3 times a day. LINK: http://www.1mgayush.com/products/Nux-Vomica./Standard
I want to loose some weight want tu reduce fatness of stomach and hips too.i had generally acidity problems.also have digesticI want to loose some weight want tu reduce fatness of stomach
Dr. Shamika Desai
Dietician
Sure. Make sure you manage small and frequent meals. Include vegetables in your diet. Have a healthy breakfast and start your day with Fruits . Dinners a has to be light and early.Make sure you manage PLANKS daily. Min 2 min hold. Start Surya Namaskar and For hips start with Lunges and squats min 2 -3 sets
Hello Doctor . Sir/Mam I have major issues in digestion. My tummy is starting bulging out and high fat is increasing rapidly . how to control it. and What should i eat and in what manner to prevent indignation , Gas , acidity
Dr. Shikha Mishra
Dietician
eat 6-7 meals per day, which consist fruits, nuts, buttermilk,sprouts,idly,curd eggs,sprouts homecooked food. Drink 3-4 litters of water limit your sugar consumption to 2 spoon per day. Be active whole day do minimum 45 min exercise everyday like yoga, cardio,
Sir / Madam, I am a diabetic patient from 3 years now under control by the Grace of Almighty. I got acidity more often a day, it makes lot mental disturbances while being the moment I got this acidity inside and I am very much perturbed. Pls pls help me or suggest to get out from this. Regards, PATIENT
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
Take triphala 1/2 teaspoon with mild hot water at nighthttp://www.1mgayush.com/Digestion/products/AMLANT_TABLETS/Standard
Hello sir/mdm good evening I am having hiatal hernia and cause GERD and acidity I am taking SOMPRAZ D in the morning and FAMTAC 40 during bedtime It is not possible for me to survive without these medicine I want to ask u if these medicines are good to take for a long duration?? (Until operation is not done) Reports are as attached in photos
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Yes u may need to take the medicines for longEat small frequent meals Avoid oily spicy heavy meals
No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Lafudac with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Lafudac with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra
Lafudac with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis
Lafudac with Miglitol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miglitol: Miglicon
Lafudac with Metformin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metformin: Exeed, Metcalf, Estimet, Clovimet
Lafudac with Acarbose
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Diadose
Lafudac with Voglibose
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Voglibose: Vogmax, Elbose, Nuvog
Lafudac with Gliclazide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic
Lafudac with Phenytoin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin
Lafudac with Glimepiride
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim
Lafudac with Fluconazole
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu, Welcon, Fluzole, Geoflu, Rascon, Con F, Fucan, Flucur

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