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Rabez D Capsule

By HETERO HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
53.30*
MRP 65.00
18% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
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safety
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molecules
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Rabeprazole(20.0 Mg) + Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Rabez D Capsule is an anti-reflux medicine. It is used for the treatment of GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease). GERD is a condition where acid from the stomach flows back to the food pipe. The ba...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Rabez D Capsule

It is used to treat gastrointestinal reflux disease. It leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest discomfort and acidity.
contraindications

Contraindications of Rabez D Capsule

  • If you are allergic to the medicine or other ingredients of the medicine.
  • If you are taking medications that affect the contraction of the heart muscle (QT prolongation).
  • If you suffer bleeding in the digestive system.
  • If you suffer from liver or kidney disorder.
  • If you have heart problems like congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems, electrolyte imbalance.
  • If you have a tumour in the pituitary gland (Prolactin pituitary tumours).
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Rabez D Capsule

  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Lack of energy
  • Gas
  • Skin rash
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dry mouth
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleeplessness
  • Back pain
  • Throat infection (Pharyngitis)
  • Cough
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Rabez D Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Rabez-D during pregnancy?
A:
The components of the medicine might harm the unborn baby. The medicine must not be used in pregnancy. Consult the doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Rabez-D while breastfeeding?
A:
The medicine passes into breast milk in small amounts and might affect the baby. Consult the doctor if you are breastfeeding, after assessing the benefits over risks the doctor might change the medicine, ask to stop breastfeeding or closely monitor the baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Rabez-D?
A:
If you experience drowsiness and visual disturbances after taking the medicine, avoid driving or using machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Rabez-D?
A:
Drinking alcohol when you are taking the medicine does not affect the way it works. Avoid drinking large quantities of alcohol as it is known to increase acidity and make the acidity worse.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop watery diarrhoea, fever after taking the 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 symptoms like palpitations, difficulty in breathing, unconsciousness.
  • You are on the medicine for more than three months. Your blood magnesium levels may drop. The doctor asks to perform regular tests for the same.
  • You are taking medicines to treat HIV.
  • You must not give the medicine to children of 12 years and below.
  • You have low levels of vitamin B12. The medicine reduces the absorption of vitamin B12 after long term use. Supplements may be needed.
  • Taking the medicine for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rabez D Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Rabeprazole belongs to the medicines called proton pump inhibitors. The lining of the stomach secretes acid by certain processes that involve the intake of ions via a proton pump in the cells. Rabepra...
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  • Domperidone increases the motility of the stomach and intestines thus acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rabez D Capsule

It must be taken as a whole with a glass of water (and must not be chewed or crushed), take in the morning before food.
interactions

Interactions of Rabez D Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines affect the way Rabez D capsule works or Rabez D capsule itself affects the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the physician about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Taking medicines like Rilpivirine (Anti-HIV medications), Disopyramide (for irregular heart beats), medicines for mental problems, antibiotics, antifungals, a medicine used to treat heart failure like...
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Interactions with food items

You have to avoid spicy foods, smoking, reduce caffeine intake (coffee, tea, chocolate and cola) and alcohol as it stimulates stomach acid and hinders the treatment process.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rabez D Capsule

  • Store below 25°C, protect from moisture and sunlight.
  • Keep the medicine away from children.
dosage

Dosage of Rabez D Capsule

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Rabez-D include abnormal muscle movements, drowsiness, slurred speech and feel anxiety. If you have consumed too much of the medicine, contact the doctor or visit the neares...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking 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 a liver problem. Is Rabez-D safe for me?

A: Inform the doctor if you are having a liver or kidney problem. The doctor may suggest an alternative.

Q: I am facing an acidity problem, what should I do to avoid it?

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

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

  • Take the medicine for the duration as prescribed by the doctor. If there is relief in the symptoms, you may visit the doctor for a follow-up, the doctor may reduce its dose.
  • The medicine 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 the doctor may prescribe the supplements for these deficiencies.
Last Updated on: 12 Jun 2021 | 07:52 AM (IST)
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