FAQs ABOUT ACTAPRO OD TABLET
What does ACTAPRO OD TABLET treat?
ACTAPRO OD TABLET is used in the treatment of functional dyspepsia and its associated symptoms such as postprandial fullness, burping, epigastric pain, early satiety, and bloating after meals in affected individuals. Functional dyspepsia is a chronic disorder of sensation and movement in the upper digestive tract that is generally characterized by symptoms such as pain or burning sensation in the stomach, bloating, and/or nausea (after meals).
What are the side effects of ACTAPRO OD TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking ACTAPRO OD TABLET are diarrhoea, constipation, nausea, vomiting, rash, and/or red itchy welts. Consult your doctor if any of your symptoms get worse or persist.
Is ACTAPRO OD TABLET safe for use by breastfeeding women?
No, ACTAPRO OD TABLET is generally not recommended for use by breastfeeding women as it may get excreted in the breast milk and cause undesirable risks to the breastfed baby. Consult your doctor before taking the medicine.
How does ACTAPRO OD TABLET work?
ACTAPRO OD TABLET works by increasing acetylcholine concentration (the chemical responsible for gastric acid secretion) in the stomach, which leads to increased gastrointestinal peristalsis movement, resulting in increased intestinal motility and fast gastric emptying time, thus improving food movement through the gastrointestinal tract and preventing the occurrence of functional dyspepsia in affected individuals.
How do I take ACTAPRO OD TABLET?
Take ACTAPRO OD TABLET as advised by your physician, who shall decide your correct dosage and duration depending on your age, body weight, and disease condition.