FAQs ABOUT RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE
Can RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE cause diarrhea?
Yes. RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE can cause diarrhea in some individuals. Keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids, oral electrolytes and juices. Do not self-treat diarrhea if it persists for a longer period. Contact your doctor for advice.
Can RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE cause acid reflux?
No. RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE is used to treat Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and does not cause acid reflux. If you experience any unusual symptoms after taking RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE, kindly consult your doctor.
Can RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE cause kidney damage?
RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE may rarely cause damage to your kidneys (Ex. interstitial nephritis). However, inform your doctor immediately if you experience any signs of kidney damage such as dark urine, blood in urine, painful urination or lower abdominal discomfort during treatment with RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE. Your doctor might reduce the dose or suggest an alternative therapy.
When and how should I take RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE?
Take RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE on an empty stomach or as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine as a whole and do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose of RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE and duration of therapy for you, depending upon your age, body weight and health condition.
Can RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE be used in children?
No. RABEPRAL DSR CAPSULE is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (below 18 years) due to lack of safety and effectiveness. Kindly consult child’s doctor if your child experiences any symptoms of gastro-esophageal reflux disease or peptic ulcer (such as nausea, vomiting, discomfort in upper stomach, stomach pain, heartburn, burping, etc.).