Medicine Overview of Pedidot Powder
How to use Pedidot Powder
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.
How Pedidot Powder works
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
Expert advice for Pedidot Powder
- Pedidot should be used together with an oral rehydration solution (ORS) to provide adequate fluid and electrolyte replacement.
- Don't use Pedidot, if you have blood and pus in the stools or fever. This may be due to bacterial infection and may need different treatment.
- Not recommended to be taken more than 7 days.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
- Don't use Pedidot, if you have uncontrolled vomiting.
- Don't use Pedidot in children less than 3 months.
- Not approved for adult and children above 13 years.
- Pedidot sachet should be taken orally, directly or mixed with water. Make sure it is mixed well, and then give the total dose immediately to your child.
Pedidot Powder related warnings
Special precautions for Pedidot Powder
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 Powde+more
r 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.+more
Use of Pedidot 30mg Powder should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease....
Use of Pedidot 30mg Powder should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
Pedidot 30mg Powder should be used with caution in patients+more
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pedidot 30mg Powder may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
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Frequently asked questions about Pedidot Powder
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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.
Substitutes for Pedidot Powder
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