Ocid-D SR Capsule

 120.80

Ocid-D SR Capsule


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MANUFACTURER

Zydus Cadila

SALT COMPOSITION

Domperidone (30mg) + Omeprazole (20mg)

INTRODUCTION

Ocid-D SR Capsule is a prescription medicine used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease by relieving the symptoms such as heartburn, stomach pain, or irritation. It also neutralizes the acid in the stomach and promotes easy passage of gas to reduce stomach discomfort.

Ocid-D SR Capsule is taken without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

Most common side effects are diarrhea, stomach pain, dryness in mouth, headache, and flatulence. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any side effects. It may also cause dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your dizziness. Lifestyle modifications like having cold milk and avoiding hot tea, coffee, spicy food or chocolate can help you to get better results.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

USES OF OCID-D CAPSULE SR

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux)
  • Peptic ulcer disease

SIDE EFFECTS OF OCID-D CAPSULE SR

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Headache
  • Flatulence

HOW TO USE OCID-D CAPSULE SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ocid-D SR Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

HOW OCID-D CAPSULE SR WORKS

Ocid-D SR Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Omeprazole. Domperidone is a prokinetic which works on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing the food to move more easily through the stomach. Omeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

SAFETY ADVICE

warningsAlcohol
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Ocid-D SR Capsule. Please consult your doctor.
warningsPregnancy
Ocid-D SR Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
warningsBreastfeeding
Ocid-D SR Capsule is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
warningsDriving
Ocid-D SR Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Ocid-D SR Capsule may cause dizziness and visual disturbances. This may affect your driving ability.
warningsKidney
Ocid-D SR Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ocid-D SR Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
warningsLiver
Ocid-D SR Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ocid-D SR Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ocid-D SR Capsule is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

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