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 chest pain. Veloz D capsule is an anti-reflux medicine containing a combination of rabeprazole and domperidone. Veloz D works by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach and improving mortality in the gut. Thus, it reduces the backflow of stomach content to the food pipe. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from before starting Veloz D capsule....
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 acid reflux disease. ...
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 parameters....
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.