Aciloc 150 Tab.
|Brand:||Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd.|
|Product Code:||Aciloc 150 Tab.|
- Ex Tax: ₹0.65
Composition - Ranitidine (150 mg)
What is Ranitidine for
Ranitidine is used to treat and prevent ulcers in the stomach and intestines. It also treats diseases in which the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Ranitidine is also used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions in which acid backs up from the stomach into the esophagus, causing heartburn.
How does Ranitidine work
Ranitidine belongs to a class of drugs called H2 receptor antagonists. It acts by blocking the action of chemical called histamine on proteins called H2 receptors in the stomach and intestine which are involved in producing acid thereby decreasing acid formation.
Common side effects of Ranitidine
Rare: Severe allergic reactions including skin rashes due to allergy,Urge to Vomit, Constriction of air passages, Fever, Constipation, Uncommon: stomach pain, Very low blood pressure and Chest pain; Increase of serum cCreatinine in the blood ;Changes in levels of liver enzymes affecting its functioning.Swelling of lips and ankle
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your
doctor if any of these most common side effects persist.