Manufacturer: Mankind Pharma Ltd
Medicine composition: Ranitidine
Prescription vs OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This syrup belongs to a drug group known as histamine-2 blocker. It reduces the amount of acid produced in the stomach, effectively treating stomach and intestine ulcers. Moreover, the medication also helps against conditions like gastroesophageal reflux disease and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome which lead to excessive acid production in the stomach.

Do not consume this medication, if you suffer from health problems like liver, kidney disease and porphyria. Although the medicine does not really harm the fetus, ensure that you inform your doctor if you are pregnant. The drug does pass into breast build, hence let your doctor know if you are breastfeeding a baby.

The most common uses of this medication is:

  • Duodenal Ulcer

  • Gastric Ulcer

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

  • Erosive Esophagitis

  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

  • Hypersecretory Condition

Common side effects of this medicine include:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4-6 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of this medicine can be observed after an hour of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Caution is advised while using this medicine during pregnancy.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Caution is advised while using this medicine during breastfeeding.
  • Missed Dose instructions

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember.
  • Overdose instructions

    Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.

This drug acts by inhibiting the action of histamine at specific H2 receptors present in the gastric parietal cells. Thus, gastric acid secretion process is inhibited.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol


    Avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine.
  • Interaction with Lab Test


    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food


    Information not available.
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