Medicine : Helkoss (25mg)

Name:Helkoss (25mg)
Manufacturer:Lupin Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Ranitidine

Generic ( Ranitidine )

Typical use Of Ranitidine :To Treat Non-cancerous Ulcers In The Stomach And Intestine And Heartburn
Mechanism of action of Ranitidine :Ranitidine Reduces The Action Of A Protein (H2 Receptor) In The Stomach And Intestine Which Are Involved In Producing Acid Thereby Decreasing Acid Formation. It Blocks Acid Production Triggered By Chemicals Called Histamine.
Drug Interaction of Ranitidine :Antacids And Sucralfate Reduce Ranitidine Levels In Blood (reducing Its Effectiveness); Ranitidine Increases Levels Of Theophylline, Lidocaine, Procainamide, Diazepam, Phenytoin, Triazolam And Decreases Levels Of Ketoconazole. It May Also Interact With Atazanavir, Delavirdine, Dasatinib, Gefitinib, Pazopanib, Raltegravir And Triazolam. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ranitidine :Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Weakness, Pain In Abdomen, Constipation, Diarrhea, Urge To Vomit (nausea),allergy (skin Rashes With Itching And Blisters), Low White Blood Cell Count (leucopenia), Low Platelet Count (thrombocytopenia), Sometimes May Lead To Incomplete Or Defective Development Of Bone Marrow (hypoplasia Or Aplasia).


How Ranitidine will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Ranitidine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ranitidine

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