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LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

Manufacturer

ZUVENTUS HEALTHCARE LTD

Composition

LAFUTIDINE-10MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

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LAFAXID TABLET
103.35
Product Details

About LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET belongs to a class of medicines called ‘H2-receptor antagonists’. It is used in the treatment of peptic ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux). Peptic ulcers are sores that develop in the lining of the stomach, lower esophagus or small intestine. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when stomach acid frequently flows back into the tube connecting your mouth and stomach (esophagus). This backwash (acid reflux) can irritate the lining of your esophagus.

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET contains ‘lafutidine’ which acts as an antacid. It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET must be taken in the dose and duration advised by the doctor. Based on the severity of the medical condition, your doctor may prescribe LAFAXID 10MG TABLET to take once daily before bedtime or twice daily in the morning and before bedtime with or without food. Common side-effects of LAFAXID 10MG TABLET are fatigue, drowsiness, headache, increased liver enzymes, constipation, increased uric acid level in the blood, diarrhea, muscle pain, protein in the urine. These side effects resolve on their own, if it persists, stop the LAFAXID 10MG TABLET and contact your doctor immediately.

Do not take LAFAXID 10MG TABLET if you are allergic, other H2 receptor antagonists, or any other ingredients present in it. Before taking LAFAXID 10MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you are taking prescription or non-prescription medications, including antacids, nutritional supplements, or herbal products. Inform your doctor if you have any gastrointestinal problems, kidney diseases, and liver diseases. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become a pregnant/breastfeeding woman.

Uses of LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

 Gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and  Peptic ulcer disease

Directions for Use

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET must be taken in the dose and duration advised by the doctor. Do not crush or break or chew the LAFAXID 10MG TABLET.Swallow the LAFAXID 10MG TABLET with a glass full of water. Based on the severity of the medical condition, your doctor may prescribe LAFAXID 10MG TABLET to take once daily at the bedtime or twice daily in the morning and before bedtime with or without food.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

  • Fatigue 
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Constipation 
  • Increased uric acid level in blood
  • Diarrhea
  • Muscle pain
  • Protein in urine

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take LAFAXID 10MG TABLET if you are allergic, other H2 receptor antagonists, or any other ingredients present in it. Before taking LAFAXID 10MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you are taking prescription or non-prescription medications, including antacids, any nutritional supplements, or herbal products. Inform your doctor if you have any gastrointestinal problems, kidney diseases, and liver diseases. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant/breast-feeding women. LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should be used with caution in the elderly patients due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients on dialysis due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of renal function is necessary for such patients during treatment with this medicine. LAFAXID 10MG TABLET may cause shock and anaphylactic reactions in some patients. Report any symptoms such as pale skin, dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc. to the doctor immediately.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET may interact with alcohol and increase the risk of side-effects.

  • Pregnancy

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Breast Feeding

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the medicine based on your clinical condition.

  • Driving

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET may cause dizziness and headache. So, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking LAFAXID 10MG TABLET.

  • Liver

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases. Consult your doctor before using LAFAXID 10MG TABLET, dose-adjustments may be done by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should be used only when prescribed by a doctor. Dose adjustments may be necessary

Other Information (LAF0024)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Do not take LAFAXID 10MG TABLET for the long term unless prescribed by a doctor. Prolonged use may cause unwanted side-effects. So, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks associated with the drug before using it for the long-term.

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET cause common side effects like fatigue, drowsiness, headache, increased liver enzymes, constipation, increased uric acid level in blood, diarrhea, muscle pain, protein in urine.

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should be taken at night time as acid reflux is usually worse at night time. Take the tablet at a fixed time every day for better results.

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET should not be stopped suddenly. Consult your doctor before stopping the LAFAXID 10MG TABLET.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

255/2, Hinjawadi, Pune - 411057, India

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

LAFAXID 10MG TABLET

MRP: 103.40

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