Ilaprazole

Information about Ilaprazole

Ilaprazole uses

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

How ilaprazole works

Ilaprazole lowers the acid production in the stomach.

Common side effects of ilaprazole

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Flatulence.

Available Medicine for Ilaprazole

  • ₹105
    Abbott India Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹106
    Zydus Cadila
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹79
    Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹79
    Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹105
    Lupin Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹104
    Ajanta Pharma Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹31 to ₹88
    Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹79
    Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹95
    Ajanta Pharma Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹86
    Overseas Healthcare Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Ilaprazole

  • Ilaprazole is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • Once you start feeling better, do not stop taking your medicine. Take it for the duration advised by your doctor.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Ilaprazole 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 Ilaprazole can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.

Frequently asked questions for Ilaprazole

Ilaprazole

Q. Ilaprazole is used for?
Ilaprazole is used in the treatment of indigestion, peptic ulcer (ulcer in the lining of stomach or intestine) and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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