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Raciper IV 40 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Raciper Injection

Raciper IV 40 mg Injection is used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease.

Raciper Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea
  • Injection site reaction

How to use Raciper Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Raciper Injection works

Raciper IV 40 mg Injection is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion and heartburn.

Raciper Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Raciper IV 40 mg Injection.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Raciper IV 40 mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Raciper IV 40 mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Raciper IV 40 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Raciper IV 40 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Raciper IV 40 mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
Raciper IV 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Raciper IV 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Raciper Injection?

If you miss a dose of Raciper IV 40 mg Injection, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • 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.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Raciper with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Raciper

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Hello sir i am suffering from chronic tonsillitis and pharyngitis doctor prescribed be the medicine like pan_d , xyzal , raciper Help say some advice to take of pharyngitis
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Regular gargle. Evaluate the cause of chronic pharyngitis by an ENT specialist. It can be due to nasal cause or acid reflux or bigger infected tonsils
Suffering from acid reflux disease due to which pain in throat and right side of lower abdomen
Dr. Saurav Arora
Homeopathy
Dear sir for the time being you can take Robinia 30, 04 drops in half cup water and Nixocid tab 2 tab thrice daily for a month, but as this case needs supervision, discussion and examination you need to visit a homeopath so that he can discuss your case in detail, get some investigations, do examination and guide you accordingly,
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FAQs

Q. Can a patient undergoing dialysis take Raciper?

Raciper can be taken by a patient undergoing dialysis in a manner as prescribed by the doctor. This is extensively bound to proteins in the body, so, it is not expected to be removed by dialysis.

Q. Can I take Raciper with domperidone?

Raciper can be taken with domperidone. Raciper decreases the acid secretion and domperidone increases the gut motility and helps in reducing nausea and vomiting.

Q. Is Raciper available over the counter?

No, Raciper is not available as an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.

Q. Can I take Raciper with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?

Raciper can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. However, antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Raciper. This is because the other antacids can interfere with the effec of Raciper when they are taken simultaneously.

Q. Is Raciper safe to use?

Yes, Raciper is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, its use is associated with some common side effects like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.

Q. Can I take Raciper with ranitidine?

Yes, Raciper can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together. As Raciper do take some days to show its action, so, ranitidine is given to the patients to immediate relief.

Q. Can the use of Raciper cause weight gain?

Raciper is not known to cause weight gain.

Q. Can the use of Raciper affect birth control?

Raciper does not seem to affect birth control, as no drug interactions have been reported between Raciper and oral birth control pills. It is safe to take the two medications together.

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References
  1. Wallace JL, Sharkey KA. Pharmacotherapy of Gastric Acidity, Peptic Ulcers, and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman's: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.; 2011. [Accessed 24 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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