Roles It Capsule is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) also known as acid reflux condition. This condition leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest discomfort and acidity. Roles It contains rabeprazole and itopride as its active ingredient. This Capsule lowers the acid secretion in the stomach and prevents the outflow of contents of the stomach to the food pipe. Roles It Capsule should be taken at least 30 minutes before meals for the best result. It is advised to avoid the consumption of spicy and oily food while on this medicine, for effective results....
Q: I have been taking this medicine 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 be cautious about these and keep checking your blood levels regularly, and if needed, your doctor may prescribe the supplements for these deficiencies.
Q: What should I do if I experience heartburn and stomach pain frequently?
A: There are several reasons which may cause heartburn and abdominal pain. Try to observe if a particular dietary ingredient is causing this issue and avoid it. Also, avoid very oily, spicy and fried food. Consult a doctor and get proper treatment done. Do not self-medicate.
Q: What should be done to avoid acidity?
Avoid spicy, oily and packed food.
Reduce smoking and alcohol intake.
Avoid carbonated drinks like cold drinks or soda.
Some medicines are known to increase the acidity and worsen the condition such as pain killers, Ibuprofen. You should avoid using these for long duration.
Q: Should Roles It Capsule be taken before or after food?
A: Roles It Capsule should normally be taken before food (on an empty stomach), preferably in the morning.