Rabicip 20mg Tablet Description:
Rabicip 20mg Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Rabicip 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.
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. Rabicip 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Rabicip an over the counter product?
No, Rabicip is not an over the counter product, it is available when prescribed by a doctor.
Is Rabicip an antacid?
Rabicip is not an antacid. It belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) which decrease the amount of acid produced in the stomach while antacids only neutralize the stomach acid by coating the stomach.
Does Rabicip cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones)?
Yes, long term use of Rabicip can cause osteoporosis (thinning of bones). It decreases the calcium absorption leading to calcium deficiency and increases the risk of bone fractures of hip, wrist or spine. Inform your doctor if you have osteoporosis or if you are taking corticosteroids (these can increase the risk of osteoporosis) before starting your therapy. Take enough calcium and vitamin D to reduce the risk.
Can I take aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids with Rabicip?
Rabicip can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide, magnesi