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Racetal 100mg Capsules

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Racetal 100 MG Description

Racetal Capsule is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea (sudden diarrhoea which lasts for less than 2 weeks). It contains racecadotril as an active ingredient. It works by reducing the secretions...
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ContainsRacecadotril(100.0 Mg)
UsesDiarrhoea
Side effectsHeadache, rashes, itching, dizziness
ClassificationANTI-DIARRHOEAL
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Uses of Racetal 100 MG

Racetal Capsule is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea.

Contraindications of Racetal 100 MG

If you are allergic to racecadotril or any of the ingredients of Racetal Capsule.

Side effects of Racetal 100 MG

  • Headache
  • Rashes
  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Dizziness
  • Feeling sick

Precautions and Warnings of Racetal 100 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Racetal Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should not take this medicine as it is unsafe during pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Racetal Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid taking this medicine if you are breastfeeding as there is limited information available on the safety of Racetal Capsule during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Racetal Capsule?
A:
Racetal Capsule 100 capsule does not affect your driving ability.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Racetal Capsule?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol along with this medicine. It is important to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience persistent diarrhoea due to the use of antibiotics.
  • You find bloodstains in stool and fever, immediately contact your doctor.
  • You are suffering from kidney or liver disease.
  • You are suffering from prolonged or uncontrolled vomiting.
  • You experience skin reactions, the doctor may discontinue the treatment.

Mode of Action of Racetal 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Racetal Capsule shows an antisecretory effect. It decreases the excessive secretion of water and electrolytes from intestine in the lumen and thus helps in minimizing the number of motions and fluid l...
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Directions for Use of Racetal 100 MG

  • Take Racetal Capsule as a whole with a sufficient amount of water preferably before the main meal.
  • You should take this medicine for the dose and duration it is prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not take this medicine for more than 7 days.

Interactions of Racetal 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Racetal Capsule and antihypertensive medicines like captopril, enalapril, lisinopril should be avoided as they can interfere with the activity of each other.
  • Discuss with your doctor any other medicine, supplement or herbal preparation you are taking before starting the treatment with the Racetal.

Storage and disposal of Racetal 100 MG

  • Store this medicine at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep this medicine out of the sight of children and pets.
  • Try to keep it in original packaging to protect it from moisture.

Dosage of Racetal 100 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Racetal Capsule and you experience undesirable effects, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of this medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.

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: Any precautions I need to take during the treatment with the Racetal Capsule?

A: Yes, you need to tell your doctor if you experience persistent diarrhoea or vomiting, you notice pus or blood in your stool.

Q: What is the use of Racetal Capsule?

A: Racetal Capsule is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea. It works by reducing the secretions of the gastrointestinal tract and thereby stops diarrhoea. However, this medicine is not meant to be used for diarrhoea associated with antibiotic use or any other conditions.

Q: When should I take my Racetal Capsule tablet?

A: Racetal Capsule should be swallowed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water preferably before the main meal. It can be taken at any time of the day as advised by the doctor.

Q: Can we take Racetal Capsule with medication used for IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome)?

A: There is no known interaction between Racetal Capsule and IBS medicines. However, you should discuss this with the doctor before the simultaneous use of these two medicines.

Q: Why is Racetal Capsule given?

A: Racetal Capsule is used for the symptomatic treatment of acute diarrhoea.

Q: Is Racetal Capsule an antibiotic medicine?

A: No, Racetal Capsule is not an antibiotic medicine. It is an antidiarrhoeal medicine used to provide relief from acute diarrhoea or loose motions.

Q: Can I take Racetal Capsule for a longer duration?

A: No, do not take it for more than the prescribed duration without consulting a doctor. If you do not feel improvement even after a week of taking this medicine, immediately inform your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
RACETAL
Expires on or After
29/09/2022
Last Updated on: 27 Apr 2022 | 11:07 PM (IST)

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