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Redotil Capsule 15

15 Capsule(s) in Strip
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Racecadotril(100.0 Mg)
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Medical Description

Redotil capsule is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea (sudden diarrhoea which lasts for less than 2 weeks). Redotil capsule contains racecadotril as an active ingredient. It works by reducing t...
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Uses of Redotil Capsule 15

Redotil 100mg capsule is used for the treatment of acute diarrhoea.

Contraindications of Redotil Capsule 15

If you are allergic to Racecadotril or any of the ingredients of Redotil 100 mg capsule.

Side effects of Redotil Capsule 15

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

Precautions and Warnings of Redotil Capsule 15



Can I take Redotil capsule during pregnancy?
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

Can I take Redotil capsule while breastfeeding?
Avoid taking use of Redotil if you are breastfeeding as there is limited information available on the safety of Redotil capsule during breastfeeding.


Can I drive if I have consumed Redotil capsule?
Redotil 100 capsule does not affect your driving ability.


Can I consume alcohol with Redotil capsule?
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 Redotil Capsule 15

How Does It Work?

Redotil 100 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 flu...
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Directions for Use of Redotil Capsule 15

  • Take Redotil 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 Redotil Capsule 15

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Redotil 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 Redotil capsule.

Storage and disposal of Redotil Capsule 15

  • Store 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 Redotil Capsule 15


If you think you have taken too much of Redotil 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


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Any precautions I need to take during the treatment with the Redotil 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: Can we take Redotil in an empty stomach?

A: Yes, you can certainly but it should preferably be taken after your main meal in the day to avoid multiple motions.

Q: Can Redotil be given for the treatment of infective diarrhoea?

A: Yes, acute diarrhoea usually occurs due to microbial infection in the gastrointestinal tract. However, it does not help in preventing such infections and it is not effective against antibiotic-associated diarrhoea.

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

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

Q: Is Redotill capsule safe for the liver?

A: It does not affect the function of the liver in a healthy individual but in patients with the liver function it should be used with caution. This should never be used in children with liver function problem irrespective of the degree of severity.

Q: Is Redotil an antibiotic medicine?

A: No, Redotil is an antidiarrheal medicine.

Q: Can I take Redotil 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.

Q: Why is Redotil given?

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

Q: Is Redotil contraindicated in pregnancy?

A: Yes, 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.


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ContainsRacecadotril(100.0 Mg)
Side effectsHeadache, rashes, itching, dizziness
Last Updated on: 30 Nov 2021 | 12:12 PM (IST)
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