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  ESOPRIDE
 Manufacturer Makers Labs
 Generic Cisapride
 Package/s Tablet 5 mg, (Rs. 16.15)
  Tablet 10 mg, (Rs. 30.30)
 About Cisapride A serotonin 5-HT4 receptor agonist, parasympathomimetic, Gastrointestinal prokinetic agent. More details.....
 Dosage Adult: Oral: 40 mg / day in 4 divided doses 15 minutes before each meal and at bed time. Dose can be increased if needed to 80 mg / day. Non ulcer d....More details.....
 Pregnancy Contraindicated
 Breast Feeding Use with caution
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Use with caution NEONATES: use with caution
 Mechanism Of Action Cisapride is a Prokinetic drug. It is a 5 HT4 receptor agonist as well as 5HT3 receptor antagonist in the myenteric plexus. Enterochromaffin cells in ....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Cisapride is well absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: It is very rapidly distributed in the body mainly to tissues in prote....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 30 - 60 minutes....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 7 - 10 hours....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Diarrhoea 2.Abdominal cramps 3.Headache 4.Constipation 5.Nausea 6.Urinary frequency 7.Rhinitis 8.Cough ....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Hepatic impairment 2.Renal impairment ....More details.....
 Indications 1.Gastroesophageal reflux diseases 2.Gastroparesis 3.Non ulcer dyspepsia 4.Disorders associated with decreased gastric motility 5.Chronic constipa....More details.....
 Interactions Diazepam: Enhanced efficacy by cisapride due to increased gastric emptying. Alcohol: Sedative effect augmented. Anti-convulsants: Plasma levels of a....More details.....
 Storage Store at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Protect from heat and light. Keep out of the reach of children....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 gastric lavage. Absorption of the drug can be reduced by administration of activated charcoal. ....More details.....
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