DELTONE 60MG CAPSULE MR
Deltone is a capsule used for treating excess acid reflux in the stomach. This drug is a proton pump inhibitor. Its main function is to decrease the amount of acid the stomach produces. Hence it is a drug used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux diseases which is generally known as heartburn.
It also helps in relieving complications such as difficulty in swallowing, persistent cough, acid damage to the esophagus and prevents ulcer formation. Deltone works in actually binding with the proton pump and hence blocking it in the way so that gastric acid formation lessens.
The possible side effects of this drug include-
- Unusual heart beat which may be slower or faster than normal
- Persistent muscle spasm
- Skin rash.
Severe stomach pain, dizziness, jittery feeling, sneezing, and similar other effects may also be seen. Some medication also needs a higher level of stomach acid. This medication reduces acid formation there may be interactions and complications. So, it is compulsory to consult the physician and self-medication should be avoided.
The most well-known utilisation of this medication is
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Is It safe with alcohol?Use of this medicine may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medicine should be avoided by pregnant women unless suggested by the doctor. The effect of this medicine on fetus is not clearly established and hence, doctor consultation is recommended before consumption.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect liver function?No dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild to moderate liver disease. Not advisable in patients with the severe liver disease.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose of this medication, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Contact your doctor, in case of overdose.
DELTONE 60MG CAPSULE MR is one of the proton pump inhibitors that work by reducing the level of acid in the stomach. Hence, the medicine is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) that causes heartburn and heals the damage done to the esophagus by the acid.
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