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    Acotiamide

    Information about Acotiamide

    Acotiamide uses

    Acotiamide is used in the treatment of functional dyspepsia
    It helps to relieve the symptoms like bloating after a meal, pain/discomfort in the upper abdomen and early satiety.

    How acotiamide works

    Acotiamide increases the release of acetylcholine, a chemical that can increase the motility of the intestine.

    Common side effects of acotiamide

    Headache, Diarrhoea

    Available Medicine for Acotiamide

    • ₹190
      Lupin Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹190
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹190
      Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹190
      Zydus Cadila
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹190
      Abbott
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹199
      Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹190
      Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Acotiamide

    • Acotiamide should be taken before meals
    • Always take the complete course of treatment as advised by your doctor even if you start to feel better
    • Make lifestyle changes like losing weight if you are overweight and avoid smoking
    • Avoid foods that can aggravate your symptoms like coffee, citrus fruits, high-fat, spicy and pickled foods
    • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding


    Content on this page was last updated on 11 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)