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Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By CIPLA GX
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
12.19*
MRP 14.34
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Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets Description

Dericip Retard Tablet is to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is a condition where the airway is narrowed or swollen due to the presence of mucous, which leads to brea

thing difficulties and coughing. Dericip Retard Tablet contains etofylline and theophylline as its active ingredients, known as bronchodilators medicine. This medicine works by relaxing the muscles of the airway and cleaning any obstruction. Tab Dericip Retard Tablet should be taken for the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. You can take this medicine with or without food but it is advised to take it at the same time every day for optimal benefit. Before using the Dericip Retard Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and also about your detailed medical history.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹12.19
You Save₹2.15 (15% on MRP)
ContainsEtofylline(231.0 Mg) + Theophylline(69.0 Mg)
UsesAsthma, COPD
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain
TherapyDRUGS FOR CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
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uses

Uses of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Dericip Retard Tablet is used to manage the airway obstruction or tightening associated with asthma or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
contraindications

Contraindications of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to theophylline, etofylline or any other ingredients of the Dericip Retard Tablet.
  • If you have a rare blood disorder called porphyria.
  • If this tablet is given along with other medicines like ephedrine to treat asthma to children less than 6 years of age,
  • Dericip Retard Tablet should not be used in children under 6 months of age.
sideEffects

Side effects of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Dericip Retard Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Dericip Retard Tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Dericip Retard Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Dericip Retard Tablet pass into the breastmilk, thus it should only be used if prescribed by the doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Dericip Retard Tablet?
A:
If you feel dizzy after taking the Dericip Retard Tablet, you should avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dericip Retard Tablet?
A:
Alcohol can alter the way Dericip Retard Tablet works. So, it should be avoided while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart problems, including high blood pressure.
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidney.
  • You have fits.
  • You have fever or a viral infection.
  • You have difficulty passing urine (in male patients).
  • You have stomach ulcers or a thyroid problem.
  • You are a smoker or have a habit of drinking alcohol, which may alter the way this medicine works.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Dericip Retard Tablet contains theophylline and etofylline and they are known as bronchodilators.
  • Etofylline is a derivative of theophylline. It works by dilating and relaxing the airway muscles.
  • Theophylline decreases swelling in the lungs of asthma patients and helps to relieve the feeling of blockage.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Dericip Retard Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not discontinue the medicine on your own.
interactions

Interactions of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Dericip Retard Tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Antibiotics like Ciprofloxacin and Enoxacin may increase the effect of this medicine.
  • Medicines like Aminoglutethimide, Isoprenaline, Carbamazepine, Phenytoin, Rifampicin, Ritonavir, Sulphinpyrazone, Barbiturates and Hypericum perforatum may reduce the effect of Dericip Retard Tablet.
  • Other medicines that can interact with Dericip Retard Tablet are Halothane, anticancer medicines such as Lomustine, Lithium, Steroids, Diuretics, Ephedrine and Ketamine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Dericip Retard Tablets at room temperature in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Dericip Retard 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose may include pain in the upper abdomen, restlessness, muscle stiffness, blood in vomit and fits. If you think you have taken an excessive dose of Dericip Retard Tablet, contact ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Dericip Retard Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. D...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does Dericip Retard Tablet contain steroids?

A: No, Dericip Retard Tablet does not contain any steroids.

Q: Does Dericip Retard Tablet cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, drowsiness is a side effect of the Dericip Retard Tablet, so after taking this medicine, driving and handling any machinery should be avoided.

Q: Should I stop taking Dericip Retard Tablet tablet, if I start feeling better?

A: No, do not stop taking this medicine without first consulting with your doctor, as it may further worsen your condition. Take this medicine for the exact duration and correct doses prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What are the side effects of Dericip Retard Tablet?

A: Yes, long term use can cause adverse effects like stomach upset, nausea, headache, etc. So, it is advised to take this medicine for the prescribed duration only.

Q: Is Dericip Retard Tablet an antibiotic?

A: No, Dericip Retard Tablet is not an antibiotic medicine. It contains theophylline and etofylline, which belong to the bronchodilators class of medicines.

Q: Can Dericip Retard Tablet be taken daily?

A: Yes, it can be taken daily but for a prescribed duration only. Do not take it endlessly on your own, without consulting a doctor.

Q: Is Dericip Retard Tablet good for cough?

A: No, it is not effective for cough. A cough could be due to different causes and hence it would be best to take a doctor's advice before taking any medicine to treat cough.

Q: Can we take Dericip Retard Tablet empty stomach?

A: You can take Dericip Retard Tablet with or without food, as advised by the doctor. But it is advised to take it regularly for optimal benefits.
Product Details
Brand
DERICIP
Expires on or After
30/10/2026
Last Updated on: 26 Oct 2023 | 10:26 PM (IST)

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