What is Rablet D Capsule SR?
Rablet D Capsule SR is a proton-pump inhibitor drug used for acidity, heartburn, Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastric ulcer. Get to know how Rablet D works, its side effects, precautions, and contraindications where Rablet D is not suggested.
Rablet D Capsule SR – Composition and Active Ingredients
This medicine is composed of the following active ingredients:
- Domperidone – 30 MG
- Rabeprazole – 20 MG
Manufactured By – This medicine is manufactured and marketed by Lupin Pharmaceuticals in India.
Prescription – It is available as an OTC medicine and the prescription is not required
Form – Capsule, Tablets, and Injections
Drug type – Antiemetic and Antacid medicine
Rablet D Capsule SR Uses and Benefits
Rablet D Capsule is beneficial to treat a variety of acid issues mentioned below:
- Gastric Ulcer
- Acid Ulcer
- Peptic ulcer
- Gastric acidity
- Gastro-Intestinal Reflux (GERD)
How does Rablet D Capsule SR work?
This medicine works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach and intestines which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
It acts by blocking the dopamine receptors in the brain and inhibiting proton pumps in the wall of the stomach.
Side Effects of Rablet D Capsule SR
When some drug is used to cure some kind of health problems, along with its intended benefits there is a chance of getting few unwanted side effects too. If you suffer any side effects and they don’t reduce in a short period, then it is strongly recommended to consult your doctor. He may change your prescription based on your condition. Below mentioned are some possible side effects of this medicine.
- Dry mouth
- Muscle pains
- Blurred vision
- Tenderness of Breast
- Gastric problem
- Irregular Menstruation
- Abdominal pain
Contraindications for Rablet D Capsule SR
Rablet D Capsule usage is not advised for the patients suffering below mentioned health conditions.
- Allergy to Rablet D Capsule and its ingredients
- Atrophic gastritis
- Interstitial nephritis
- Low amount of magnesium in the blood
- Inadequate vitamin B12
- Feeding Mothers
- Heart Patients
- Pregnant Women
- Hypersensitivity towards Domperidone
- Patients suffering liver disorders
Rablet D Capsule SR Dosage
Several factors are considered by your doctor to prescribe certain dosage of the medicine. In general, the normal suggested dosage of the Rablet D Capsule SR capsule is one capsule early in the morning before consuming your breakfast. This dosage may be modified to twice a day depending on the severity of the health condition.
It is not advanced to use this medicine more than two weeks unless it is prescribed by your doctor.
Precautions before taking Rablet D Capsule SR
- It is advised to use with proper guidance from the doctor to avoid any possible side effects.
- Usage of this drug while you consume alcohol is not advised as it might damage the stomach.
- Also consumption of alcohol is not recommended for minimum of 3 days from the last day of your regular dosage
- Complete full course of treatment
- Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicine
- Tell your doctor if you are suffering from any disease
- Usage of this medicine is not recommended if you have any history of side effects or allergic towards the ingredients of this medicine
- Do not take Rablet D Capsule after the expiry date stated on the carton package
- Keep this medicine out of the reach of children.
Using this medicine in higher doses may lead to some harmful side effects. Consult your doctor for proper guidance and consult if any side effects are noticed.
If you missed certain regular dose, try to take as earliest possible, and if it is nearing next dosage, then skip the missed dose and carry on with next regular dose. Never use extra doses to cover the missed schedule.
It is not recommended in pregnancy, but if have to use it then it is strongly recommended to use with proper advice from your doctor to avoid any side effects.
Rablet D Capsule is not recommended during breastfeeding. Before taking Rablet D Capsule consult your doctor.
Rablet D Capsule SR Drug Interactions
The effectiveness of this medicine may depend and change if you are using any other health supplements or medicine at the time of using this one. Also there might be a chance of getting side effects too.
If you are using any kind of medicine, or any supplements like herbal, or vitamin supplements for any kind of health problems, let your Doctor know about your course of medicines or any health products you are using to avoid any unwanted side effects. You doctor would adjust the dosage accordingly.
Rablet D Capsule may interact with the following medicines and products:
Substitutes for Rablet D Capsule SR
Your doctor may prescribe any of these medicines as a substitute to this one as they are of similar composition:
- Razo D Capsule – Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd
- Ecorab D Capsule SR – Indiabulls Pharmaceutical Ltd
- Rabopep D Capsule SR – Seagull Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd
- Rabitop D Capsule SR – Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
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Dr. Srishti Tayal is Chief Radiologist at Radiodent – Dental and Maxillofacial Imaging. She has completed BDS and MDS with Gold Medal from JSS Medical College, Mysore. She is a passionate medical researcher and has published five research papers in various medical journals and received an award for the best scientific paper.
In addition to following her pursuits in dentistry, she is also an avid medical writer who believes in bridging the information gap among the common population with regards to modern medicine.