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Racigyl Kid Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 secreti...
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Product Summary

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ContainsRacecadotril(100.0 Mg)
UsesDiarrhoea
Side effectsHeadache, rashes, itching, dizziness
ClassificationANTI-DIARRHOEAL
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Uses of Racigyl Kid 100 MG

Racigyl Kid Tablet is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea.

Contraindications of Racigyl Kid 100 MG

If you are allergic to racecadotril or any of the ingredients of Racigyl Kid Tablet.

Side effects of Racigyl Kid 100 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Racigyl Kid 100 MG

Pregnancy

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Racigyl Kid Tablet?
A:
Racigyl Kid Tablet 100 capsule does not affect your driving ability.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Racigyl Kid Tablet?
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 Racigyl Kid 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 flui...
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Directions for Use of Racigyl Kid 100 MG

  • Take Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 Racigyl Kid 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 Racigyl Kid.

Storage and disposal of Racigyl Kid 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 Racigyl Kid 100 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 Racigyl Kid Tablet?

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 Racigyl Kid Tablet?

A: Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 Racigyl Kid Tablet tablet?

A: Racigyl Kid Tablet 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 Racigyl Kid Tablet with medication used for IBS (Irritable bowel syndrome)?

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

Q: Why is Racigyl Kid Tablet given?

A: Racigyl Kid Tablet is used for the symptomatic treatment of acute diarrhoea.

Q: Is Racigyl Kid Tablet an antibiotic medicine?

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

Q: Can I take Racigyl Kid Tablet 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
RACIGYL KID
Expires on or After
19/08/2022
Last Updated on: 27 Apr 2022 | 11:07 PM (IST)
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