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Ulciban 400mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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

Ulciban Tablet is a medicine used for production of acid in stomach. It is used for the treatment of ulcer in the stomach and intestine. It is used to relieve heartburn, acidity and to treat gastroeso...
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ContainsCimetidine(400.0 Mg)
UsesStomach and intestinal ulcers, GERD
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, diarrhoea
ClassificationANTACID
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Uses of Ulciban 400 MG

  • Ulciban Tablet is used for the treatment of heartburn, stomach and intestinal ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
  • GERD is a condition in which acid from the stomach comes up to the food pipe causing heartburn and irritation.

Contraindications of Ulciban 400 MG

If you are allergic to cimetidine or other ingredients of the medicine.

Side effects of Ulciban 400 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rashes
  • Tiredness

Precautions and Warnings of Ulciban 400 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ulciban Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Ulciban Tablet should be avoided by a pregnant woman unless prescribed by a doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ulciban Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid using Ulciban Tablet if you are breastfeeding as there is no information is available on the use of cimetidine during breastfeeding. Consult with the doctor before using the medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ulciban Tablet?
A:
Ulciban Tablet is not known to affect the driving abilities. However, if you feel dizzy, after taking the medicine avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ulciban Tablet?
A:
No known interactions with alcohol, discuss with the doctor if you consume alcohol too often and accordingly, he may suggest to you what will work best for you. Alcohol consumption may be associated with acidity problem and long term consumption leads to other complications.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may suffer from cancer in the stomach.
  • You may have a kidney-related problem, a dose adjustment may be required.
  • You are taking painkillers and while receiving the medicines for ulcer, especially the elderly should be observed regularly.
  • You are supposed to take the medicine for a prolonged duration.

Mode of Action of Ulciban 400 MG

How Does It Work?

The stomach produces acid to digest food. When this acid is produced in excess, it leads to acidity, heartburn and ulcers. Cimetidine in Ulciban Tablet blocks the secretion of gastric acid and thereby...
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Directions for Use of Ulciban 400 MG

  • Ulciban Tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor. Take with a glass of water.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and avoid consuming it more than prescribed by the doctor.

Interactions of Ulciban 400 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way Ulciban Tablet works, or the medicine itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor of medicines, supplements, or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction. Also, you should inform the doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination sche...
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  • If you are taking blood thinners, antifungals, pain killers or medicines to treat your heart problems, mental health problems, diabetes, cancer, HIV infection, fits.

Storage and disposal of Ulciban 400 MG

  • Store Ulciban Tablet below 25°C at a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Ulciban 400 MG

Overdose

There are no know symptoms of an overdose. In case of an overdose consult a doctor.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of Ulciban Tablet take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose schedule. Avoid taking a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is acid reflux?

A: There is a valve-like structure called the sphincter between the food pipe and stomach. This valve prevents the acid and the food in the stomach from coming back into the food pipe. If the valve is weak or damaged, acid starts entering the stomach, causing heartburn, difficulty in swallowing and food regurgitation.

Q: Is Ulciban Tablet an antibiotic?

A: No, Ulciban Tablet is not an antibiotic, it is an anti-ulcer medicine.

Q: What are the side effects of Ulciban Tablet?

A: You may experience side effects like headache, dizziness, diarrhoea, tiredness, skin rashes while on treatment with Ulciban Tablet.
Product Details
Brand
ULCIBAN
Expires on or After
16/08/2022

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Last Updated on: 02 Dec 2021 | 11:19 PM (IST)
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