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TROXIP OD contains Troxipide which belongs to a group of medicines called Antiulcer agents. It is used to treat gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease. This medicine gets absorbed in the digestive tract and increases blood flow in the inner layer of stomach. It also increases the production of mucus and other substances in the stomach thereby help to heal ulcers in the stomach. Gastric ulcers also known as stomach ulcers are open painful sores that develop on the lining of the stomach.
Troxipide reduces the immune response or inflammation in the stomach and prevents further damage to the injured lining of the stomach and allows natural recovery and also helps in production of mucus and regeneration of damaged stomach wall.
Before taking TROXIP OD inform your doctor if you have allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions or liver, kidney or heart problems. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Your doctor will monitor liver dysfunction and liver enzymes continuously. This medicine is not recommended for children. The common side effects are nausea, headache, constipation, rash and tiredness.
Troxipide works by improving the condition by suppressing the inflammation which helps in the treatment of ulcers and lesions.
Always take TROXIP OD exactly as your doctor has told you. Swallow this medicine with a glass of water and do not crush or chew.
Stick to simple meals and avoid spicy foods.
Rest and drink plenty of fluids. Apply a wet or cold cloth to forehead and rest in a quiet, comfortable, dark room.
Eat fruits, vegetables, whole grains and fiber rich foods.
There is limited information available, hence TROXIP OD should be used with caution during pregnancy. Consult your doctor for advice.
There is limited information available, hence TROXIP OD should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for advice.
If you think TROXIP OD is affecting your driving, do not stop taking your medication. Stop driving and consult your doctor.
Interaction with alcohol is not clearly known, consult your doctor before consumption.
There is limited information available on the use of TROXIP OD in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor for advice.
There is limited information available on the use of TROXIP OD in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor for advice.
Tell your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Troxipide.
Tell your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products like vitamins and herbal supplements.
|Pharmacological Category||:||Anti-ulcer agents|
|Therapeutic Indication||:||Treats Stomach ulcers|
Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.
For how long can TROXIP OD be taken?
Always take this medicine as advised by your physician. The duration would vary depending on your health condition.
Can TROXIP OD be given in children?
This medicine is not suitable for use in children. Consult your doctor for advice.
Is TROXIP OD effective?
Yes, it is effective if used in the correct dose and duration advised by your physician.
1. Hongbin Guo, Baohua Chen, Zihan Yan, Jian Gao, Jiamei Tang & Chengyan Zhou. Metabolites profiling and pharmacokinetics of troxipide and its pharmacodynamics in rats with gastric ulcer. Aug 12, 2020. [Accessed on July 17, 2021] https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-020-70312-7
2. Bhupesh Dewan and Aarthi Balasubramanian. Troxipide in the Management of Gastritis: A Randomized Comparative Trial in General Practice. Nov 25, 2010. [Accessed on July 17, 2021] https://www.hindawi.com/journals/grp/2010/758397/
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