Dexrabeprazole

Information about Dexrabeprazole

Dexrabeprazole uses

Dexrabeprazole is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn, intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.

How dexrabeprazole works

Dexrabeprazole lowers the acid production in the stomach.

Common side effects of dexrabeprazole

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Flatulence.

Available Medicine for Dexrabeprazole

  • ₹94
    Janssen Pharmaceuticals
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹77
    Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹18 to ₹35
    Hetero Drugs Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹52
    Succor Health Care Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Dexrabeprazole

  • Dexrabeprazole is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • It may take a few days to show its effect. You can take an antacid for a quick relief during this time unless your doctor has asked you not to use them.
  • Once you start feeling better, do not stop taking your medicine. Take it for the duration advised by your doctor.
  • 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.
  • Dexrabeprazole can decrease magnesium levels in blood. Get your magnesium levels checked regularly. You may need a magnesium supplement or need to discontinue your medicine. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are suffering from osteoporosis as Dexrabeprazole can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.


Content on this page was last updated on 21 June, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)