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  NICOTAC
 Manufacturer Piramal Healthcare Ltd.
 Generic Ranitidine
 Package/s Tablet 150 mg, (Rs. .00)
 About Ranitidine A histamine H2-receptor antagonist, Furan derivative, Anti-secretory G.I agent,Anti ulcer. More details.....
 Dosage Adult: 300mg / day Duodenal ulcer, benign gastric ulcer: 300 mg /day as single dose at bed time or in 2 divided dose (morning and bed time) for minim....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Use with caution
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Use with caution NEONATES: Contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Ranitidine is a H2 (Histamine) receptor antagonist. Histamine is the most potent stimulus of acid secretion and acts as the common mediator. H2 recept....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Ranitidine is 50 % absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: Distributed mainly to body tissues in unbound form. Metabolism: Ranit....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 60 minutes....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 13hours....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Headache 2. Dizziness 3. Constipation 4. Vertigo 5. Confusion 6. Rash 7. Blurred vision 8. Thrombocytopenia 9. Leukopenia ....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1. Hepatic impairment 2. Renal impairment 3. Acute Porphyria ....More details.....
 Indications 1. Duodenal ulcer 2. Benign gastric ulcer 3. Zollinger- Ellison syndrome 4. Gastroesophageal reflux 5. Acid indigestion 6. Heart burn 7. Sour ....More details.....
 Interactions Antacids: Ranitidine absorption may be decreased. Diazepam: Efficacy of diazepam decreased. Procainamide: Renal clearance of procainamide decreased.....More details.....
 Storage Store at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Protect from light.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment. Drug can be removed from the body by inducing emesis and or by gastric lavage. Activated charcoal is given to reduce the absorption of the drug. Haemodialysis can be done if necessary.....More details.....
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