Rabeprazole + Itopride
Information about Rabeprazole + Itopride
Rabeprazole + itopride uses
Rabeprazole+Itopride is used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and Peptic ulcer disease.
How rabeprazole + itopride works
This is a combination of two medicines: Rabeprazole and Itopride. Rabeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn. Itopride is a prokinetic which works on the region in the brain that controls vomiting. It also acts on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing food to move more easily through the stomach.
Common side effects of rabeprazole + itopride
Stomach pain, Diarrhea, Constipation, Headache, Dizziness, Flatulence, Weakness, Increased saliva production, Flu-like symptoms
Available Medicine for Rabeprazole + Itopride
- ₹69 to ₹183Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd4 variant(s)
- ₹222Lupin Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹139Systopic Laboratories Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹229Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹345Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹222Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹215Zydus Cadila1 variant(s)
- ₹152Signova Pharma Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹119Micro Labs Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹175Grandcure Healthcare Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
Expert advice for Rabeprazole + Itopride
- You have been prescribed Rabeprazole + Itopride for the treatment of acidity and heartburn.
- Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
- It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
- Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
- 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.
- Long-term use can cause weak bones and deficiency of minerals such as magnesium. Take adequate dietary intake of calcium and magnesium or their supplements as prescribed by your doctor.