Home>Redotil>redotil tablet

Redotil Tablet

icon
iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Redotil Tablet

DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Redotil Tablet

uses

Uses of Redotil Tablet

Redotil Tablet is used in the treatment of diarrhoea. It is used, when fluid and dietary measures are not sufficiently effective to control diarrhoea.
uses

Redotil Tablet side effects

Common

Vomiting, Fever.

uses

How to use Redotil 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. Redotil Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Redotil Tablet works

Redotil Tablet 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 Redotil Tablet

Expert advice for Redotil Tablet

  • Redotil should be used together with an oral rehydration solution (ORS) to provide adequate fluid and electrolyte replacement.
  • Don't use Redotil, 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 Redotil, if you have uncontrolled vomiting.
  • Don't use Redotil in children less than 3 months.
  • Not approved for adult and children above 13 years.
  • Redotil 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.
video imgplay img
Redotil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Redotil Tablet
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 Redotil Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Redotil Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Redotil Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Redotil Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Redotil Tablet should be avoided in children with underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Redotil Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Redotil Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Redotil Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Redotil Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Redotil Tablet

Survey Participants: 2
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Redotil Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Frequently asked questions about Redotil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Racecadotril

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