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Happi 20 MG Tablet 10

Happi 20 MG Tablet 10

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    • Rs. 104.00

    Uses :

    Rabeprazole reduces the secretion of stomach acid and is used in the treatment of ulcers of the stomach and intestine. The drug is effective in the treatment of H.pylori infection of the stomach or intestine. The other uses of rabeprazole include short-term treatment of heartburn associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease, healing of acid damaged the esophagus and it also can be given in combination with antibiotics to prevent ulcers caused by H.pylori.

    Mode of drug action


    Rabeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor which blocks the excess acid secreted by the cells present in the stomach wall.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of rabeprazole are headache, sore throat, diarrhea, constipation, stomach pain, gas, nausea, and vomiting. The other less common but serious side effects include severe and serious allergic reactions, life-threatening skin diseases, skeletal muscle breakdown, and inflammation of the cells of the kidneys.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Stop using the drug Happi and consult the doctor if any side effects are experienced.

    • Do not use anti-diarrhea medicines without consulting the doctor.

    • Consult the doctor immediately, if any allergic reactions are experienced.

    • Take calcium or vitamin supplements if the drug is prescribed for a long time to prevent fractures.

    • Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult the doctor before taking the tablet Happi.

    What else should I know?

    1. I have been using rilpivirine for HIV. Is it safe for me to take rabeprazole? Do not take rabeprazole and rilpivirine together as it can reduce the efficacy of rilpivirine. Consult your doctor for help.

    2. I have diarrhea while using rabeprazole. What should I do? Diarrhea may occur more commonly in hospitalized patients using rabeprazole. You should take the lowest effective dose of rabeprazole for the shortest duration with a doctor’s suggestion.

    3. In how many days will I get relief from H.pylori infection with rabeprazole? Usually, it takes a week for the treatment of ulcers associated with H.pylori infection with rabeprazole. However, the duration may vary from person to person. So, talk to your doctor for help.

    4. How should I take rabeprazole? Take the tablets 30 minutes before food, with a full glass of water.

    5. I am 50-year-old and taking rabeprazole. Should I take any special care? Older people who are taking rabeprazole should be cautious to prevent falls. This is because you are at an increased risk of fractures with the drug.

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