Racetril 10 is used in the treatment of symptoms of acute diarrhea. It should be used along with abundant liquid intake and dietary measures. This medic... View More
Uses of Racetril 10
Side effects of Racetril 10
How to use Racetril 10
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Racetril 10 is to be taken with food.
How Racetril 10 works
Racetril 10 has an anti-secretory effect. It reduces the secretion of water and electrolytes from the intestine. This helps to reduce the amount of flui... View More
What if you forget to take Racetril 10?
If you miss a dose of Racetril 10, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Acute diarrhoea Adult: 100 mg tid. Continue treatment until 2 normal stools are recorded. Max duration: 7 days.
Oral Acute diarrhoea Child: 3 mth to 17 yr <9 kg: 10 mg tid; 9 to <13 kg: 20 mg tid; 13-27 kg: 30 mg tid; >27 kg: 60 mg tid. Continue treatmen... View More
Hypersensitivity to Racecadotril, or to any of the excipients.
Mode of Action
Racecadotril increases the availability of endogenous opioids (enkephalins) by inhibiting the membrane-bound enkephalinase. These enkephalins activate d... View More
Chronic & antibiotic-associated diarrhoea, bloddy or purulent stools & fever, patients w/ diabetes, renal or liver impairment, cases of prolonged or unc... View More
Headache, tonsillitis, rash, erythema multiforme or nodosum; tongue, face, lip or eyelid oedema; angioedema, urticaria, prurigo, pruritus.
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