Veloz D Capsule
Veloz D Capsule

Veloz D Capsule

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
140.38*
MRP 171.20
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Rabeprazole(20.0 Mg) + Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Veloz D capsule is used to treat gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD). GERD is a condition in which acid from the stomach comes back up to the food pipe and causes heartburn, belching, nausea and ch...
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uses

Uses of Veloz D Capsule

Veloz D capsule is used in the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD). It is a medical condition in which the stomach acid regurgitates from the stomach into the food pipe, causing sympto...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Veloz D Capsule

  • If you are allergic to rabeprazole or domperidone or any of the ingredients of the Veloz D capsule.
  • If you have serious heart problems like heart failure, heart rhythm problems, salt imbalance.
  • If you are taking any medicine which might affect the contraction of the heart muscle.
  • If you are suffering from bleeding in the digestive system.
  • If you are suffering from liver or kidney disorder.
  • If you have any tumour of the pituitary gland.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Veloz D Capsule

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Lack of energy
  • Back pain
  • Cough
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Veloz D Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Veloz D capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Veloz D capsule should not be used during pregnancy as its components may cause harm to your unborn baby. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Veloz D capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Veloz D capsule are known to pass into the breastmilk in small amounts and can affect your baby. Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding, after assessing the benefits over risks your doctor might change the medicine, ask you to stop breastfeeding or closely monitor the baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Veloz D capsule?
A:
If you experience drowsiness (sleepiness) and visual disturbances after taking this medicine, it is advised not to drive or use machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Veloz D capsule?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol in excess as it is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience black stools.
  • You have a stomach tumour.
  • You are taking medicines to treat HIV.
  • You have liver and kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • You have a history of fractures or have osteoporosis or taking steroids.
  • You develop watery diarrhoea, fever after taking the Veloz D capsule.
  • You should not give this medicine to children of 12 years and below.
  • You are on the Veloz D capsules for more than three months. Your blood magnesium levels may drop. Your doctor may perform regular tests for the same.
  • You develop skin lesions especially in the sun-exposed area after taking this medicine.
  • You have heart problems and associated symptoms like palpitations, difficulty in breathing, unconsciousness.
  • You have low levels of vitamin B12. This medicine is known to reduce the absorption of vitamin B12 after long term use. Supplements may be needed.
  • Taking the Veloz D capsule for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Veloz D Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Veloz D capsule works by the combined action of rabeprazole and domperidone.
  • Digestive acid in the A pump called the proton pump in the stomach is responsible for the secretion of stomach acids. Rabeprazole binds to this proton pump in stomach cells, thus blocking acid secreti...
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  • Domperidone increases the motility of the stomach and intestines so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Veloz D Capsule

  • Veloz D capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It should preferably be taken in the morning before food.
interactions

Interactions of Veloz D Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Veloz D works or Veloz D itself can affect the action of other medicines taken along. Hence, you should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicine...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Veloz D Capsule

  • Store the Veloz D capsules in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly. Do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
dosage

Dosage of Veloz D Capsule

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose include confusion, anxiety, fits, altered consciousness, sleepiness, etc. Seek urgent medical help if you think you have taken too much of the Veloz D capsules.

Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed any dose of the 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.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Veloz D capsule be used if I am suffering from liver disease?

A: Tell your doctor if you are having any kind of liver or kidney problem. The doctor may suggest an alternative.

Q: What should be done to avoid frequent acidity?

  • Avoid consuming spicy, oily and packed food.
  • Quit smoking and limit alcohol intake.
  • Avoid carbonated drinks like cold drinks or soda.
  • Some medicines are known to increase acidity avoid them if possible.

Q: I have been taking the Veloz D capsule 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 need be your doctor may prescribe the supplements for these deficiencies.

Q: For how long should the Veloz D capsule be taken?

A: Your doctor will decide the frequency and duration of the treatment with the Veloz D capsule after accessing your condition. You should not stop taking this medicine before the treatment is complete neither you should take it for too long.

Q: What is the Veloz D capsule used for?

A: Veloz D capsule is used for the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD).

Q: Should I take the Veloz D capsule before or after food?

A: Veloz D capsule should normally be taken before food (on an empty stomach), preferably in the morning.

Q: Is Pan-D and Veloz D capsules composition the same?

  • No, the Veloz D capsule is a combination of Rabeprazole and Domperidone, whereas the Pan-D capsule contains Pantoprazole and Domperidone. Both of these medicines are used for the treatment of stomach ...
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  • Your doctor will decide which one to prescribe you after assessing your health condition and prescribe you a medicine depending upon the underlying disease, the severity of the disease and other param...
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Q: Is Veloz D capsule an antibiotic?

A: No, Veloz D capsule is not an antibiotic. It is an anti-reflux medicine.

Q: Can I stop taking the Veloz D capsule on my own?

A: No, you should never stop taking the Veloz D capsule until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop taking this medicine in between the treatment, it may not completely cure your condition and can lead to reoccurrence.

Q: Does Veloz D capsule cause addiction?

A: No, the Veloz D capsule is not an addiction causing medicine. However, it should be used as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What is GERD?

A: Gastrointestinal reflux disease (GERD) is a medical condition in which the stomach acid regurgitates from the stomach into the food pipe, causing symptoms like heartburn, chest discomfort and acidity.

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ContainsRabeprazole(20.0 Mg),Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
UsesAcidity, heartburn, GERD
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
Last Updated on: 04 Dec 2021 | 01:22 PM (IST)
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