Medicine Overview of Pedidot Powder
Pedidot 30mg Powder is used in the treatment of diarrhoea
. It is used, when fluid and dietary measures are not sufficiently effective to control diarrhoea.
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Pedidot 30mg Powder is to be taken with food.
Pedidot 30mg Powder has an anti-secretory effect. It reduces the secretion of water and electrolytes from the intestine. This helps to reduce the amount of fluid loss from the body in diarrhoea.
In Depth Information on Pedidot Powder
Pedidot Powder related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Pedidot 30mg Powder during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Pedidot 30mg Powder does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Pedidot 30mg Powder should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pedidot 30mg Powder may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Pedidot 30mg Powder should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
Pedidot 30mg Powder should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pedidot 30mg Powder may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Pedidot 30mg Powder, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Pedidot Powder
No interactions with other medicine have been described in humans.
Pedidot works by reducding the secretion of water and electrolytes from the intestine. This helps to reduce the amount of fluid loss from the body in diarrhoea.
Q. How does Pedidot differ from loperamide?
Pedidot does not affect motility as compared to Loperamide. It means less chance of developing rebound constipation.
Take Pedidot only for a duration as advised by your doctor. It is also suggested to be taken until your child has two normal stools, not exceeding 7 days. Please consult your doctor for any further information.<br>
Q. Can Pedidot be used in adults?
No, it should be used in children less than 13 years.
Pedidot is a medicine which rapidly inhibits excessive intestinal secretion without causing constipation and without any central effect.
Pedidot is not an over the counter medicine. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by registered medical practitioner.
Yes, it helps to reduce the stool output.
It should always be used together with oral rehydration therapy (ORS).
Yes. Pedidot is used for the treatment of loose motion in children over three months of age. Don't use Pedidot, if the child has fever, blood or pus in the stools.
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