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Racedot 10mg Powder

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Composition for Racedot 10mg Powder

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Primary uses of Racedot 10mg Powder

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Medicine Overview of Racedot Powder

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Uses of Racedot Powder

Racedot 10mg Powder is used in the treatment of diarrhoea. It is used, when fluid and dietary measures are not sufficiently effective to control diarrhoea.
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Racedot Powder side effects

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Vomiting, Fever.

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How to use Racedot Powder

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Racedot 10mg Powder is to be taken with food.

How Racedot Powder works

Racedot 10mg 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 Racedot Powder

Expert advice for Racedot Powder

  • Racedot 10mg Powder should be used together with an oral rehydration solution (ORS) to provide adequate fluid and electrolyte replacement.
  • Don't use Racedot 10mg Powder, 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 Racedot 10mg Powder, if you have uncontrolled vomiting.
  • Don't use Racedot 10mg Powder in children less than 3 months.
  • Not approved for adult and children above 13 years.
  • Racedot 10mg Powder 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.
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Special precautions for Racedot Powder
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Racedot 10mg Powder during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Racedot 10mg Powder does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Racedot 10mg Powder should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Racedot 10mg Powder may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Racedot 10mg Powder should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Racedot 10mg Powder should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Racedot 10mg Powder may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Racedot Powder?uses

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

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Frequently asked questions about Racedot Powder

Frequently asked questions about Racecadotril

No interactions with other medicine have been described in humans.
Racedot 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 Racedot differ from loperamide?
Racedot does not affect motility as compared to Loperamide. It means less chance of developing rebound constipation.
Take Racedot 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 Racedot be used in adults?
No, it should be used in children less than 13 years.
Racedot is a medicine which rapidly inhibits excessive intestinal secretion without causing constipation and without any central effect.
Racedot 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. Racedot is used for the treatment of loose motion in children over three months of age. Don't use Racedot, if the child has fever, blood or pus in the stools.

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