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Rabekind Plus Tablet

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Levosulpiride(75.0 Mg) + Rabeprazole(20.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTACID AND ANTI-REFLUX

Medical Description

Rabekind Plus capsule is a combination of rabeprazole and levosulpiride, an-anti reflux medicine. Rabekind Plus is used to treat Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) also known as acid reflux condit...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Rabekind Plus Tablet

Rabekind Plus tablet is used for the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD).
contraindications

Contraindications of Rabekind Plus Tablet

  • If you are allergic to rabeprazole, levosulpiride or any of the ingredients of the Rabekind Plus tablet.
  • If you are suffering from fits or have a history of fits.
  • If you have a mental disorder and you have difficulty in walking, balance and coordination.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Rabekind Plus Tablet

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

Precautions and Warnings of Rabekind Plus Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Rabekind Plus tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Rabekind Plus tablet should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Rabekind Plus tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
You should not take the Rabekind Plus tablet if you are breastfeeding as there is limited information available for breastfeeding mothers.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Rabekind Plus tablet?
A:
You may experience dizziness, drowsiness or reduced alertness after taking the Rabekind Plus tablet. Thus, you should avoid driving and operating machines in the presence of any of the symptoms.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Rabekind Plus tablet?
A:
It is advised to avoid alcohol intake during treatment with the Rabekind Plus tablet as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience allergic reactions like skin rashes and other skin reactions.
  • You have a history of allergic reactions due to similar medicine.
  • You develop an infection after taking the Rabekind Plus tablet.
  • You have a fever, muscle rigidity and irregular heartbeats, movement problems.
  • You have a history of brain tumours, fits, heart disease, lumpy breasts, etc.
  • You have low vitamin B12 levels, blood and liver problems, stomach bleeding, ulcers or tumour in the stomach. ...
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  • Taking the Rabekind Plus tablet for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
  • Rabekind Plus tablet should not be given to children & the elderly.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rabekind Plus Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Rabeprazole blocks the secretion of acid in the stomach by acting on a pump called a proton pump in the stomach and is responsible for the secretion of stomach acids.
  • Levosulpiride increases the motility of the stomach and intestine so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rabekind Plus Tablet

  • Take the Rabekind Plus tablet as directed by your physician.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It should be taken before food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Rabekind Plus Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Rabekind Plus 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 interaction.
  • Medicines like Ketoconazole or Itraconazole used to treat fungal infection, Atazanavir used in the treatment of HIV may not work properly.
  • Medicines used to neutralize gastric acids & to treat ulcer-like sucralfate should be taken with at least 2 hours of gap.
  • Your blood pressure may drop if you are taking antihypertensive medicine along with this medicine.
  • If you are taking medicines like Methotrexate or Tacrolimus, then levels of these can increase, causing side effects.
  • Medicines used to stop blood clotting like Warfarin. Blood clotting parameters should be monitored closely.
  • If you are taking medicine like Levodopa to treat a brain disorder called parkinsonism.
  • You may experience irregular heart rhythm with Digoxin, Atomoxetine, Cisapride, Quinine, Furosemide, steroids and stool softeners.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rabekind Plus Tablet

  • Store the Rabekind Plus tablets below 30°C.
  • Keep it in a cool and dry place and out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Rabekind Plus Tablet

Overdose

If you have taken too much of the Rabekind Plus tablet, seek medical attention immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of the Rabekind Plus tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of the Rabekind Plus tablet?

A: Rabekind Plus tablet is used for the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD).

Q: When should I take Rabekind Plus?

A: Rabekind Plus should normally be taken atleast one hour before food, preferably in the morning.

Q: Is there anything else I need to know before taking the Rabekind Plus tablet?

A: Levosulpiride can increase prolactin levels in the blood. In females, this may result in painful menstrual periods and discharge of milk from the nipple (galactorrhea). Consult your physician if you notice any such symptoms. Taking this medicine for a prolonged period can cause bone thinning. This medicine should not be used in children and adolescents below 18 years of age.

Q: Can the use of the Rabekind Plus tablet cause dizziness?

A: Yes, the Rabekind Plus tablet can sometimes cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and also avoid driving and lifting any heavy object.

Q: What are the side effects of the Rabekind plus?

A: Headache, dizziness, diarrhoea, stomach pain, constipation are a few common side effects of the Rabekind plus. Although not everyone gets them, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve with time.

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ContainsLevosulpiride(75.0 Mg),Rabeprazole(20.0 Mg)
UsesGastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD)
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting
Last Updated on: 25 Nov 2021 | 02:26 PM (IST)
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