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About Razo D
Razo D treats Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (acid reflux) and Peptic Ulcer Disease.
It consists of Domperidone and Rabeprazole as its active ingredients.
Razo is a prescription medicine and cannot be purchased over the counter.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories manufactures this medicine.
Razo D is an effective medicine in treating stomach disorders related to digestion.
- Intestinal/Stomach Ulcers
Razo D consists of two ingredients: Domperidone and Rabeprazole.
Domperidone is a prokinetic that acts on the upper digestive tract to improve the motility of the stomach and intestines.
This facilitates the flow of food through the stomach.
Rabeprazole is a Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) type that reduces the stomach's acid.
This is how Razo D relieves acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Take this medication according to your doctor's prescribed dosage and duration.
Swallow the pill whole at once.
Do not chew, shatter, or crush it.
One should take Razo D without food, preferably empty stomach.
If you forget to take the pill, take it as soon as you remember.
However, if it is almost time for your next dose, you should skip it and resume your regular dosing plan.
Do not increase the dosage on your own.
Taking Razo D cautiously decreases the likelihood of adverse effects.
However, one may develop common side effects, such as:
- Stomach pain
- Dryness in mouth
- Flu-like symptoms
Most unwanted effects from medication are temporary and go away when your body gets used to it.
Consult a physician if they continue or if you are concerned about them.
Razo D can sometimes interact adversely with other drugs, health conditions, and food items.
Interactions between drugs may affect the efficacy of your treatments.
Razo D may have unfavorable interactions with the following medications:
- Medication for Hypertension
- Protease Inhibitors
Do not take any medicine without consulting your doctor first.
If the problem persists, seek medical advice.
If you already have a health problem, taking Razo D can increase your risk of adverse effects.
- Breathing or swallowing problems
- Tumor in Pituitary Gland
- Kidney Impairment
- Intestine Blockage
- Liver disease
- Tarry bowel motion
- Blood in the stomach or intestine
- Heart condition
Inform your doctor if you currently suffer from any of these problems.
If the problem continues, get medical help right away.
You should avoid spicy and oily foods when using this medication.
One should also reduce your consumption of caffeinated beverages, including tea, coffee, and soft drinks.
Alcohol use should also be avoided, as it might intensify symptoms.
The following precautions must be considered when using Razo D.
- Ideally, one should take this medicine one hour before a meal in the morning
- It is a well-tolerated medicine and gives long-lasting relief
- Inform your doctor if you experience persistent Diarrhea, fever, or abdominal pain
- If you do not feel better after 14 days of treatment, check with your doctor. You may be suffering from a condition that requires medical attention
- Long-term use can result in brittle bones and mineral deficiencies, such as a lack of magnesium in the body. Consume enough calcium and magnesium through your food or as your doctor advises
Store this medicine in a cool, dry place.
Protect Razo-D pills from direct sunlight, moisture, and heat.
Keep it out of children's and pets' reach.
Store it at 25 degrees Celcius. Do not freeze.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Razo D used for?
Razo D medicine effectively treats Gastroesophageal Reflux disease, commonly known as acid reflux.
It is also used for Peptic Ulcer Disease.
Can I take Razo after food?
No. Razo D should be taken without food, preferably on an empty stomach.
Is Razo D an antacid?
Yes. Razo D is an antacid used for treating digestive problems, including acid reflux and Peptic Ulcer Disease.
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