Gertac 50mg Injection Description:
Gertac 50mg Injection is an H2 blocker. It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Gertac 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
Fatigue, Drowsiness, Headache, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Muscle pain.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Gertac an over the counter (OTC) drug?
No, Gertac is not an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.
Can I take Gertac with azithromycin?
Yes, Gertac can be taken with azithromycin. Gertac may be given to lower the acid secretion caused by gastritis or stomach irritation caused by azithromycin. No drug-drug interactions or any additional harmful effects have been seen when they are used together compared to when they are used alone.
Can the use of Gertac cause constipation?
Yes, the use of Gertac can cause constipation. It is one of the common side effect seen with Gertac. Taking high fiber diet and plenty of fluids can help in relieving constipation and can also help in decreasing acidity.
Can I take Gertac with prednisone?
Yes, Gertac can be taken with prednisone. No drug-drug interactions or any change in side effect profile have been when these are used together compared to when each drug is used alone.