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Safepraz Plus Capsule

Manufacturer: Saffron Therapeutics Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Cinitapride, Pantoprazole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 29, 2019

Cinitapride is used in the treatment and prevention of heartburn, functional dyspepsia, inflammation of esophagus and acid secretion by the stomach.

Before using this medication you should notify your doctor if you are allergic to any ingredient contained within it, you are allergic to any food or medicine or substance. You must also consult your doctor if you have gastrointestinal bleeding or movement problems, you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs or herbal products or dietary supplements.

The dosage for this medication should be determined by the doctor based on your age, overall medical history and the severity of your current condition. The usual dose in adults is 1 mg, to be taken orally thrice per day. The medicine needs to be taken on an empty stomach at least 15 minutes before your meals.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Gastroenterologist before using this medicine.

The medication can treat the below provided problems:

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Safepraz Plus Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as possible and avoid taking it if its almost time for the other dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    A doctor should be consulted immediately if such a situation is suspected.

This medication is a gastroprokinetic substance that acts as an antiulcer agent. It works by activating the 5-HT4 and 5-HT1 receptors. At the same time, it deactivates the 5-HT2 receptors, which helps prevent the symptoms of GERD and other gastrointestinal issues.

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

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with warfarin, hydroxycoumarin, Cinitapride and others.
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About Safepraz Plus Capsule
What are the uses of Safepraz Plus Capsule
What are the contraindications of Safepraz Plus Capsule ?
What are the side effects of Safepraz Plus Capsule ?
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What are the substitutes for Safepraz Plus Capsule ?
What are the dosage instructions?
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What are the interactions of Safepraz Plus Capsule ?