FAQs ABOUT RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE
What is RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE and why is it given?
RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE contains Racecadotril which belongs to the group of medicines called Antidiarrheal medicines. It is indicated in the treatment of acute diarrhoea. Consult your doctor before taking it.
How long does it take for RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE to work?
RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE is taken orally and gets absorbed in the body from intestine and gets converted into its active form. The peak levels of this medicine in the body are reached within 1 hour of taking it.
Is RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE safe to use in pregnant women?
RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Is RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE an antibiotic?
No, RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE is an antidiarrheal medicine which helps in treating acute diarrhoea by reducing the secretion of water and electrolytes in the intestine without disturbing the movements of the intestines.
Can RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE be used in patients with kidney problems?
RACARIL 100MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Your doctor may check your kidney function before and during treatment with this medicine to prevent the risk of any unusual effects. Consult your doctor before taking it.