DOMPERIDONE+RABEPRAZOLE belongs to that class of medication that is known as gastrointestinal medicine. This drug is a combination of two different salts named, Rabeprazole and Domperidone. Both salts have different healing properties Rabeprazole is used to treat stomach acid and Domperidone provides relaxation from nausea and vomiting. Together Domperidone + Rabeprazole decrease stomach acid and reduce nausea and vomiting symptoms. This medication is useful in treating diseases like hyperacidity, peptic ulcers, and pancreatic tumors. Additionally, it also treats Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a situation in which the valve gets irritated which is located at the uppermost part of the stomach and destroyed by excessive stomach acid.
Domperidone + Rabeprazole consists of two drugs, namely Rabeprazole and Domperidone. Rabeprazole is a kind of proton pump inhibitor that works by stopping the activity of enzymes that causes the production of stomach acid. This gastric pump is located in the stomach wall that is responsible for the secretion of acid and tissue damage in the food pipe and duodenum. On the other side, Domperidone has prokinetic agent properties that control the vomiting–inducing center and enhance the regulation of the upper gastrointestinal tract. This medication also helps in the prevention of a burning-like feeling which starts from the stomach to the neck.
It helps the patient if he or she consumes Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules without food. The user can take Domperidone + Rabeprazole with a whole glass of water. It is mandatory for the patient not to chew, crush, or break the Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules. The user should consume not only the Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule but every medication with the advice of a doctor. It will help patients in fast recovery because physicians advised patients on the right dose according to the health condition of the user. Otherwise, it will lead the patient to the side effects of medication if the user does not take a doctor’s consultation. If any patient is using Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules then he should avoid the use of caffeine.
Usage and clinical benefits of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules
Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule is used to treat heartburn, stomach discomfort due to indigestion, acid reflux, peptic ulcer, stomach ulcers, and gastroesophageal reflux disease. Domperidone + Rabeprazole is helpful in the reduction of excessive amounts of acid in the stomach. It controls heartburn which causes due to juice flow and stomach acid back into the food pipe. This combination of drugs prevents the production of ulcers in the stomach. Overall, the use of this medication is fully safe for the user. Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules can be used by adults and kids, only after the recommendation of the doctor.
Contradictions with the use of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule
Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules may contradict in hypersensitive cases. In other words, we can say that use of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule is prohibited if you have the following conditions.
- Congestive heart failure
- Co-administration with potent CYP3A4 inhibitors
- Hypersensitivity to domperidone
- Presence of gastrointestinal hemorrhage
- Patients with electrolyte disturbances
- Concomitant use with medications that prolong the QT interval
- Moderate hepatic impairment
- Severe hepatic impairment
Storage of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule
Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule is recommended by the doctor to keep in a cool and dry place away from sunlight.
Common side effects of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule
Some normal side effects can be seen with the use of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules. Most side effects are seen in adults with the use of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule, but these bad effects are possible not always occur. Sometimes these side effects got worsen in that situation is compulsory for patients to consult with a doctor. Following are some common side effects of the use of the Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsule.
- Stomach pain
Abiba Pharmacia is not recommended the direct use of Domperidone + Rabeprazole capsules to the users.