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REBAGEN OTIC CAPSULE

Manufacturer: Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Rebamipide, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Acetyl Cysteine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 17, 2019

This is a combination medication which has Rebamipide, Alpha Lipoic Acid, and Acetyl Cysteine as active ingredients. It is used for mucosal protection, healing of gastroduodenal ulcers and treatment of gastritis. This medication works by enhancing mucosal defense, scavenging free radicals and temporarily activating genes encoding cyclooxygenase-2. It has also been shown to alleviate signs and symptoms of dry eyes.

The medication is primarily used for the following conditions

Below are some of the common side effects of this medication

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    0 - 8 hours
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Yes, Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Yes, Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The recommended dose for most patients is 3 to 5 mL of the 20% solution or 6 to 10 mL of the 10% solution three to four times a day.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of overdose, consult your doctor.

This medication is derived from 2-(1H) quinolinone and is an amino acid. It is used for safeguarding mucosal, curing gastroduodenal ulcers, and controlling gastritis. It increases mucosal defense, rummages through free radicals and activates genes encoding cyclooxygenase-2. Alpha Lipoic Acid plays a significant part in oxidative decarboxylations. These decarboxylations take place of the keto acids. It is present for the growth of organisms. Alpha Lipoic Acid is present as two enantiomers-R-enantiomer and S-enantiomer. Acetylcysteine removes toxic substances.

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