NICOTAC TABLET

Manufacturer : PIR-PIRAMAL I LTD.
Composition : RANITIDINE-150MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : NICOTAC TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
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NIC0078
₹5.80
Manufacturer : PIR-PIRAMAL I LTD.
Composition : RANITIDINE-150MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : NICOTAC TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10

Drug Ingredient Information

RANITIDINE-150MG

RANITIDINE

Information for patients
Drug Information Ranitidine hydrochloride contains a medicine called ranitidine. This belongs to a group of medicines called H2-receptor antagonists. It lowers the amount of acid in your stomach.For adults (including the elderly) Ranitidine hydrochloride is used to: •heal and stop ulcers in the stomach, or the part of the gut it empties into (the duodenum) •help clear up infection in your stomach, when taken with antibiotic medicines (medicines taken to treat germs) •stop stomach ulcers when they are a side effect of some medicines •stop ulcers from bleeding •improve problems caused by acid in the food pipe (oesophagus) or too much acid in the stomach. Both of these can cause pain or discomfort sometimes known as ‘indigestion’, ‘dyspepsia’ or ‘heartburn’ •stop acid coming up from the stomach while under anaesthetic during an operation. For children (3 to 18 years) Ranitidine hydrochloride is used to: •heal ulcers in the stomach, of the part of the gut it empties into (the duodenum) •heal and stop problems caused by acid in the food pipe (oesophagus) or too much acid in the stomach. Both of these can cause pain or discomfort sometimes known as “indigestion”,”dyspepsia” or “heartburn”.
Drug Alert
Alert •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to ranitidine
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to ranitidine
Drug Special Care •you have stomach cancer •you have kidney problems. You will need to take a different amount of Ranitidine hydrochloride •you have had stomach ulcers before and you are taking Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory (NSAID) medicines •you have a rare condition called acute porphyria •you are over 65 years old •you have lung disease •you are diabetic •you have any problems with your immune system. If you are not sure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using this medicine
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines. This includes medicines that you buy without a prescription and herbal medicines. This is because Ranitidine hydrochloride can affect the way some other medicines work.Also some other medicines can affect the way Ranitidine hydrochloride works.In particular tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any of the following medicines: •Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory (NSAID) medicines, for pain and inflammation •lidocaine, a local anaesthetic •propranolol, procainamide or n-acetylprocainamide, for heart problems •diazepam, for worry or anxiety problems •phenytoin, for epilepsy •theophylline, for breathing problems (asthma) •warfarin, for thinning your blood •glipizide, for lowering blood glucose •atazanavir or delaviridine, for treating HIV infection •triazolam, for insomnia •gefitnib, for lung cancer •ketoconazole, an anti fungal medicine, sometimes used for treating thrush. Midazolam is a medicine that may be given to you just before you have an operation. Tell the doctor you are taking Ranitidine hydrochlorid before your operation in case he or she wants to give you midazolam. If you are not sure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Ranitidine hydrochloride
Drug Pregnancy Interaction If you are pregnant, might become pregnant or are breast-feeding, you should not take this medicine unless your doctor advises it is essential. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction If you are pregnant, might become pregnant or are breast-feeding, you should not take this medicine unless your doctor advises it is essential. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Drug Machinery Interaction
Drug More Information Ranitidine hydrochloride Syrup contains ethanol (alcohol), i.e. up to 800 mg per dose. For this reason, it may be harmful for those suffering from alcoholism. The ethanol content should also be taken into account if Ranitidine hydrochloride Syrup is to be given to pregnant or breast-feeding women, children and high risk groups such as those suffering from: •alcoholism •liver disease •epilepsy •brain injury or disease. Each 5 ml spoonful contains approximately 400 mg of alcohol which is equivalent to about two spoonfuls (10 ml) of beer or one spoonful (5 ml) of wine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are concerned. He/she may be able to suggest an alternative formulation. This medicine also contains propyl hydroxybenzoate and butyl hydroxybenzoate which may cause allergic reactions (possiblydelayed) and sorbitol.If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine.
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty Children from 3 to 11 years: Your doctor will work out the right dose in mls based on your child’s weight. Make sure you follow the instructions on the label. Treatment of stomach and duodenal ulcers: The usual dose is 2 mg for each kg of body weight, twice a day for four weeks. This dose may be increased to 4 mg for each kg, twice a day. Take each dose about 12 hours apart. The duration of treatment may be increased to 8 weeks. Treatment of heartburn due to too much acid: The usual dose is 2.5 mg for each kg of body weight, twice a day for two weeks. This dose may be increased to 5 mg for each kg, twice a day. Take each dose about 12 hours apart
Drug Dose •Take this medicine by mouth. •Use the spoon provided to carefully measure the dose needed. •Do not mix Ranitidine hydrochloride Syrup with anything (not even water) before swallowing it. The usual dose for an adult (including the elderly) and adolescents (12 years and over) is either: •two 5 ml spoonfuls in the morning and two 5 ml spoonfuls in the evening, or •four 5 ml spoonfuls at bedtime
Excess Drug Consumption Ranitidine hydrochloride is not normally harmful if you take more than you should, unless you take a lot of syrup at once. If this applies to you (or someone else taking this medicine), you should go to your nearest hospital casualty department straight away. Take the medicine pack or any remaining medicine with you so that the doctor knows what you have taken.
Forgot Drug Consumption •If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember it, unless it is nearly time for your next dose. •Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption After a few days of taking the syrup you should start to feel much better. Do not stop taking the syrup without talking to your doctor or pharmacist first, otherwise the original pain and discomfort may come back.If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist
Possible Side Effects
General Information •allergic reactions, the signs may include: -rash, itching or hives on the skin -swelling of your face, lips, tongue or other parts of the body -chest pain, shortness of breath, wheezing or having trouble breathing -unexplained fever and feeling faint, especially when standing up •kidney problems, which can lead to back pain, fever, pain when passing urine, blood in the urine and changes in blood tests •severe stomach pain, this may be a sign of something called ‘pancreatitis’ •a slow or irregular heartbeat
Common Drug Side Effects •stomach pain •constipation •feeling sick (nausea)
Rare Drug Side Effects •increase of serum creatinine in the blood (kidney function test) •changes to liver function •skin rash
Very Rare Drug Side Effects •there can be changes in the level of certain substances in your blood. This can lead to you feeling unusually tired or short of breath and being more likely to bruise or get an infection •feeling depressed, confused, seeing or hearing unexplained things (hallucinations) •headache (sometimes severe) •feeling dizzy or having blurred vision •your joints or muscles are painful or swollen or you cannot control their movement •your small blood vessels can become swollen (known as ‘vasculitis’). Signs of this can include: a rash, swollen joints or kidney problems •your liver can become swollen. This can lead to: nausea (feeling sick) or vomiting (being sick), loss of appetite or generally feeling unwell, itching, fever, yellowing of the skin and eyes or dark coloured urine •flushing or marks on your skin that look like targets •unexplained hair loss •diarrhoea •impotence •breast tenderness and/or breast enlargement •breast discharge. If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine •Keep out of the reach and sight of children. •Do not use Ranitidine hydrochloride after the expiry date which is stated on the label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month. •Do not store above 25°C •Medicines should not be disposed of via household waste.Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

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