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Rablet D Capsule

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip

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Rabeprazole(20.0 Mg) + Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Rablet D capsule is an anti-reflux medicine containing a combination of two medicines - rabeprazole and domperidone. Rablet D capsule is used for the treatment of acid reflux disease also known as GER...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
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uses

Uses of Rablet D Capsule

Rablet D capsule is used in treating gastrointestinal reflux disease. This condition leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest discomfort and acidity.
contraindications

Contraindications of Rablet D Capsule

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any of the ingredients of Rablet D capsule.
  • If you are suffering from liver or kidney disease.
  • If you have serious heart problems like congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems, electrolyte imbalance.
  • 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 have any tumor of the pituitary gland (Prolactin pituitary tumours).
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Rablet D Capsule

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Skin rash
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Rablet D Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Rablet D capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Rablet D capsule should not be used in pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. It is essential to always consult a doctor before starting any medicine during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Rablet D capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Rablet D capsule pass into the breast milk in small amounts and may harm the breastfed baby. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Rablet D capsule?
A:
You may experience visual disturbances and drowsiness while on treatment with Rablet D capsule thus you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Rablet D capsule?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol in excess, as it is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver and kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • You develop watery diarrhoea, fever after taking this medicine.
  • You experience black stools.
  • You have a history of fractures or have osteoporosis or taking steroids.
  • 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 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 Rablet D capsule for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
  • Rablet D capsule should not be used in children below 12 years.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Rablet D Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Rablet D capsule works by the combined action of two of its components rabeprazole and domperidone.
  • 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 the stomach and intestines so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Rablet D Capsule

  • Rablet D capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It should preferably in the morning before food.
interactions

Interactions of Rablet D Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Rablet D works or Rablet D itself can affect the action of other medicines taken along. Hence, it's important to inform your doctor about your complete medication ...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Rablet D Capsule

  • Store Rablet D capsules in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Rablet D Capsule

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose include confusion, anxiety, fits, altered consciousness, sleepiness, etc. If you think you have taken too much of Rablet D capsule, seek urgent medical help.

Missed a Dose

If you forget to take a dose of Rablet D capsule, it should be taken as soon as you remember unless it is nearly time for your next dose. In this case, you should skip the missed dose and take the rem...
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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: Is Rablet D capsule safe to use if you are suffering from any liver disease?

A: Tell your doctor if you are having any kind of liver or kidney problems. The doctor may suggest an alternative or dose reduction may be required.

Q: What can I do to avoid acidity?

  • Avoid spicy, oily, packed food, carbonated drinks, soda and cold drinks. Reduce alcohol consumption and quit some medicines are known to increase acidity.
  • You should avoid using these for a long duration.
  • Avoid lying down immediately after a meal and for up to 2 hours, eat smaller and frequent meals.
  • Avoid eating immediately before bed.

Q: I have been taking Rablet D capsule for some months now, what should I watch for?

  • 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 , where your doctor may reduce its dose.
  • This medicine is known to cause fractures, low magnesium levels, vitamin B12 levels on long term use.
  • You need to cautious about these and keep checking your blood levels regularly and if need be your doctor may prescribe the supplements for these deficiencies.

Q: For how many days should Rablet D capsule be taken?

A: Your doctor will decide the frequency and duration of the treatment with Rablet D capsule after accessing your condition. You should not stop taking this medicine before the treatment is complete neither you should take it for too long.

Q: What is Rablet D capsule used for?

A: Rablet D capsule is used for the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD).

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

A: Rablet D capsule should normally be taken before food (on an empty stomach), preferably in the morning.

Q: Is Pan-D and Rablet D capsules composition the same?

  • No, Rablet D capsule is a combination of rabeprazole and domperidone, whereas Pan-D capsule contains pantoprazole and domperidone. Both of these medicines are used for the treatment of stomach acid re...
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  • Your doctor will decide which one to prescribe you after assessing your health condition and prescribe you with medicine depending upon underlying disease, the severity of disease and other parameters...
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Q: Is Rablet D capsule an antibiotic?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic medicine.

Q: Can I stop taking Rablet D capsule on my own if I feel my symptoms are recovering?

A: No, you should never stop taking Rablet D capsule until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop taking this medicine in between the treatment, it may not completely cure your condition and can lead to reoccurrence.

Q: Is Rablet D capsule addictive?

A: No, Rablet D capsule is not an addiction-causing medicine. However, it should be used as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can the use of Rablet D cause dryness in the mouth?

A: Yes, sometimes the use of Rablet D can cause dryness of the mouth as a side effect. It is advised to rinse your mouth with water frequently or keep having fluids if you feel such symptoms.

Q: Can Rablet D be used for gastric bleeding?

A: No, Rablet D is used for treating reflux disease due to excessive acid secretion. If you observe blood stains in your stool or cough, immediately talk to your doctor.

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ContainsRabeprazole(20.0 Mg),Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
UsesGERD
Side effectsVomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation
Last Updated on: 08 Oct 2021 | 08:03 PM (IST)
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