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Rotane 75Mg Tablet

Rotane 75Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Sanofi India Ltd
Medicine composition: Roxatidine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Rotane 75Mg Tablet is specifically used to treat gastric disorders especially ulcers, acid reflux and excessive erosion of the oesophagus by gastric acid secretion. It may be classified as an antacid, ant-reflux or anti-ulcerant drug

The dosage depends upon the age, weight, medical history of the patient, health conditions and the response to the therapy.

Most of the drugs are contraindicated in patients who have suffered or are suffering from cardiac disorders, lungs or liver disorders or renal malfunctioning. In such cases, immense precaution is required in the determination of the dosage. Take proper medical help in case you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy any time soon or breastfeeding. You must also inform the doctor of any other prescription drugs that you may be taking, such as hormonal pills as oral contraceptives, or any dietary supplements as Rotane 75Mg Tablet may interact with the other drugs and cause a number of health complications. The doctor should also be informed of any allergies that you may be having of any drug, food or other substance. You must avoid alcohol consumption, smoking, tobacco or caffeine during the course of the treatment to avoid any further health complications. Even the slightest discomfort should be reported to the doctor immediately, in order to avoid complications.

, intestinal ulcers and
stomach ulcers
In addition to its intended effect, Rotane 75Mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Muscle pain.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Taking a large amount of alcohol can increase acidity and cause acid reflux in the food pipe causing heartburn. This would decrease the effect of this drug and can aggravate your underlying condition.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Rotane 75mg tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Rotane 75mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. 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?
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function as it is excreted through the urine.
Does this affect liver function?
Precaution should be taken in patients with underlying liver disease as this drug is metabolized in the liver.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Rotane 75Mg Tablet, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose of Roxatidine, 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.\n
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 Medicine
Nevir 200Mg Tablet
Nevimune 200Mg Tablet
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