Peptard D Capsule
Peptard D Capsule

Peptard D Capsule

By INDCHEMIE HEALTH SPECIALITIES PVT LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
140.22*
MRP 171.00
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Medical Description

Peptard D capsule contains a combination of rabeprazole and domperidone, an anti-reflux medicine as its active ingredient. It is used to treat Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) also known as acid...
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Product Summary

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ContainsRabeprazole(20.0 Mg),Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
UsesGERD
Side effectsHeadache, diarrhoea, weakness, dry mouth
ClassificationANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC
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Uses of Peptard D Capsule

Peptard D capsule is used for the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease. This condition leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest discomfort and ...
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Contraindications of Peptard D Capsule

  • If you are allergic to rabeprazole, domperidone or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you are taking any medicine which might affect the contraction of the heart muscle (QT prolongation).
  • If you are suffering from bleeding in the digestive system.
  • If you are suffering from liver or kidney disorder.
  • If you have serious heart problems like congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems, an electrolyte imbalance.
  • If you have any tumour of the pituitary gland (Prolactin pituitary tumours).

Side effects of Peptard D Capsule

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Lack of energy
  • Gas
  • Skin rash
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dry mouth
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleeplessness
  • Cough
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of Peptard D Capsule

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Peptard D capsule during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited safety information available on the use of Peptard D capsule during pregnancy. Hence, this medicine should be used only when it is prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Peptard D capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Components of the Peptard D capsule pass in the breast milk in a small amount. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine while you are breastfeeding, only if it is necessary. Inform your doctor if y...
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Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Peptard D capsule?
A:
If you experience drowsiness and visual disturbances after taking this medicine, it is advised not to drive or use machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Peptard D capsule?
A:
Drinking alcohol when you are taking this medicine does not affect the way it works. However, you should avoid drinking large quantities of alcohol as it is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop watery diarrhoea, fever after taking this medicine
  • You experience black stools
  • You have a stomach tumour
  • You have a history of fractures or have osteoporosis or taking steroids
  • You have liver and kidney disease or kidney failure
  • You have heart problems and associated symptoms like palpitations, difficulty in breathing, unconsciousness
  • You are on this medicine for more than three months. Your blood magnesium levels may drop. Your doctor may perform regular tests for the same
  • You develop skin lesions especially in the sun exposed area after taking this medicine
  • You are taking medicines to treat HIV
  • You should not give this medicine to children of 12 years and below
  • You have low levels of vitamin B12. This medicine is known to reduce the absorption of vitamin B12 after long term use. Supplements may be needed
  • Taking this medicine for more than one year may increase chances of developing bone fractures

Mode of Action of Peptard D Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • A pump called the proton pump in the stomach is responsible for the secretion of stomach acids. Rabeprazole binds to this proton pump in stomach cells, thus blocking acid secretion.
  • Domperidone increases the motility of stomach and intestines so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.

Directions for Use of Peptard D Capsule

Peptard D capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. It should preferably in the morning before food. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time f...
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Interactions of Peptard D Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Peptard D capsule 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.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, i...
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  • Medicine used to treat heart failure like digoxin may lead to toxicity when taken with this medicine.
  • If you are taking blood-thinning medicine such as warfarin, caution is needed as there are chances of increased bleeding.

Interactions with food items

  • It should preferably be taken on an empty stomach.
  • There are no known interactions with food or beverages. However, nicotine and caffeine (coffee, tea, chocolate and cola) can increase stomach acid or delay ulcer healing and hinder the treatment proce...
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Storage and disposal of Peptard D Capsule

  • Store below 25°C, protected from moisture and light.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.

Dosage of Peptard D Capsule

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Peptard D capsule include confusion, anxiety, fits, altered consciousness, sleepiness, etc. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediate...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose o...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: I am suffering from liver problem. Is Peptard D capsule safe for me?

A: Tell your doctor if you are having any liver or kidney problem. The doctor may suggest an alternative.

Q: I get acidity quite often, what should I do to avoid it?

  • Avoid spicy and oily food
  • Reduce smoking and alcohol intake as these are known to worsen the reflux
  • Avoid carbonated drinks like cold drinks and soda as the carbon dioxide gas in these is known to worsen acid reflux
  • Reduce chocolate, mint intake
  • Some medicines are known to increase the acidity and worsen the condition such as pain killers like Ibuprofen. You should avoid using these for long duration

Q: I have been taking this medicine for a few months now, what should I look out for?

A: Take this medicine only for the duration as prescribed by your doctor. If there is relief in your symptoms, you may visit your doctor for a follow-up, when your doctor may reduce its dose This medicine is known to cause fractures, low magnesium levels and vitamin B12 levels on long term use You need to be cautious about these and keep checking your blood levels regularly and if need be your doctor may prescribe the supplements for these deficiencies

Q: Should Peptard D capsule be taken before or after food?

A: Peptard D capsule should normally be taken before food (on an empty stomach) at least 30 mins prior to the meal, preferably in the morning.
Product Details
Brand
PEPTARD D
Expires on or After
30/07/2023
Last Updated on: 03 Jul 2021 | 11:47 AM (IST)
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