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Overview

Introduction

Stonil Oral Solution is a combination of medicines that is used in the treatment of kidney stones. It prevents further formation of kidney stones by raising the pH of urine and prevents the formation, growth and aggregation of crystals in the kidneys.

Stonil Oral Solution should be used in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Check the label before use. Do not take this medicine more than the recommended dose. It is better to take this medicine at a fixed time.

Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicine or have any known allergy from this medicine. The common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach pain.

Usually, these symptoms are well tolerated and are for a short duration. However, if these symptoms persist for a longer duration, please consult your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or suffering from any other disease.

Uses of Stonil Oral Solution

Side effects of Stonil Oral Solution

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Stonil

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain

How to cope with side effects?

The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.

  • Coping with Nausea
    You can help yourself by eating small, frequent meals rather than large ones and drinking plenty of fluids. Eat slowly. Avoid fatty, fried, spicy and very sweet foods. Eat cold or slightly warm food if the smell of cooked or cooking food makes you feel sick. Get plenty of fresh air. You could also try chewing ginger or drinking ginger tea. Eat bananas to replace potassium in your blood which can drop if you are sick (vomit). Use oral rehydration salts to replace vitamins and minerals lost through being sick. There are some medicines that can help you stop from feeling sick. Speak to your doctor if your condition does not improve.
  • Coping with Vomiting
    You can help yourself by eating small, frequent meals rather than large ones and drinking plenty of fluids. Eat slowly. Avoid fatty, fried, spicy and very sweet foods. Eat cold or slightly warm food if the smell of cooked or cooking food makes you feel sick. Get plenty of fresh air. You could also try chewing ginger or drinking ginger tea. Eat bananas to replace potassium in your blood which can drop if you are sick (vomit). Use oral rehydration salts to replace vitamins and minerals lost through being sick. There are some medicines that can help you stop feeling sick. Speak to your doctor if your condition does not improve.
  • Coping with Diarrhea
    Keep up your intake of fluids and electrolytes (sugars and salts) to avoid getting dehydrated. Eat less fiber (avoid raw fruits, fruit juice and vegetables). Talk to your doctor about possible medication to manage diarrhea. Ask about reducing the dosage of your drug or other suitable treatments.
  • Coping with Stomach pain
    Try to get plenty of rest and relax. Putting a heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach may relieve the stomach pain. It may help if you eat and drink slowly and have smaller and more frequent meals. Reduce your intake of coffee, tea and alcohol as these can make the pain worse. If you are in a lot of pain, speak to your doctor about possible medication. Your doctor may be able to prescribe some over-the-counter medicines to help reduce the pain.

How to use Stonil Oral Solution

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Stonil Oral Solution is to be taken with food.

How Stonil Oral Solution works

Stonil Oral Solution is a combination of two medicines: Citric Acid and Potassium Citrate, which prevents kidney stones. It raises urine pH and prevents the formation, growth and aggregation of crystals in the kidneys, thereby preventing stones.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Stonil Oral Solution. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Stonil Oral Solution during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Stonil Oral Solution during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Stonil Oral Solution does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Stonil Oral Solution should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Stonil Oral Solution may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Stonil Oral Solution may not be advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Stonil Oral Solution in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Stonil Oral Solution
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Patient Concerns

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She has vomiting, head ache, sneezing, tension, thyroid problem and test showed stone. she take homeopathy medicine. But not cure. Please give correct solution.
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurology
show to urologist for kidney stone
I have gall bladder stone and kidney stone .I take medicine(K CIT syrup) of kidney stone .i want to know name of the medicine of gall bladder stone.kindly help me.
Dr. Kamal Rijhwani
Physician
Only solution to gall stone is removal of gall bladder by surgery
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Stonil?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Can the use of Stonil cause diarrhea?

Yes, Stonil can cause diarrhea. Taking Stonil with water or juice, and after the meals can help prevent diarrhea. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists.

Q. What happens if I have taken an overdose of Stonil?

If you overdose on Stonil, go to the doctor immediately. Overdosing may result in high potassium levels in blood, which is life-threatening. Its symptoms are nausea, vomiting, tiredness, numbness, irregular heartbeat, trouble breathing and paralysis.

Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of Stonil be more effective?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If the recommended doses do not relieve your symptoms, please consult your doctor.

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References

  1. DailyMed. Potassium Citrate and Citric Acid. [Accessed 26 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. PubChem. Citric Acid. [Accessed 03 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Potassium Citrate. 1985 [revised Dec. 2009]. [Accessed on 6 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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