HISTAC 150 mg. 60 tablets
Your medicine is called Histac. The tablets contain Ranitidine, which belongs to the group of medicines called H2 antagonists of the hydrochloric acid secretion. They reduce the amount of hydrochloric acid secreted by the stomach lining, which can help: Prevention and treatment of duodenal and stomach Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Treatment of gastrinoma (syndrome Zollinger-Ellison), are inapplicable when proton pump inhibitors
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE HISTAC
Do not take Histac
If you have an allergic reaction to ranitidine or any of the information contained in the tablet substances listed in the section "Additional information" leaflet. (An allergic reaction may include rash, itching, swelling of the skin and mucous membranes or breathing difficulties) If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, if you are breast-feeding. If you have kidney disease or liver problems. If you suffer from the disease porphyria.
Take special care with Histac
If you held before treatment with Ranitidine, which was unsuccessful. If you are taking medicines of the item. Pomegranate. NSAIDs - it may be drugs such as aspirin or ibuprofen, etc. If you are elderly or suffer from peptic ulcer.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Some drugs and Ranitidine may interact with each other, they are:
• Ketoconazole (antifungal)
• Glipizide (a medicine used to treat diabetes)
• Theophylline (used in the treatment of bronchial asthma and spastic bronchitis)
• Sucralfate (a medicine for the treatment of chronic gastritis and peptic ulcer disease)
• Antacids (medicines binding gastric hydrochloric acid)
• Various heart medications
Taking Histac with food and drink
The effect of alcohol may be increased by the use of ranitidine. Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine.
Driving and using machines
No data on the effect on the ability to drive and use machines. 3. HOW TO TAKE HISTAC
Ranitidine tablets should be taken as prescribed by the doctor. Check prescription how many tablets and how often to take. The tablets should be swallowed whole with sufficient amounts of liquid. In children, the tablet can be dissolved in water or mashed.
Customary dosages are as follows:
Gastric and duodenal ulcers:
The usual dose is 150 mg twice daily, morning and evening (22:00). Can be given a single dose of 300 mg at bedtime in patients with duodenal or gastric ulcers. Treatment generally lasts 4-8 weeks. The usual maintenance dose is 150 mg before bedtime. Gastroesophageal reflux:
For the management of reflux oesophagitis, the recommended dose is 150 mg twice daily or 300 mg at bedtime for 8 weeks, but can last longer (12 weeks), if necessary (at the discretion of the physician).
Syndrome Zollinger-Ellison / gastrinoma /: Commonly used 150- 300 mg three times a day. In the elderly (over 65 years) with normal renal function, dose ranitidine same as younger patients.
If you have kidney disease, your doctor may prescribe a lower dose. In children between 8 and 16: The dose depends on the weight of the child. Take your tablets as long and as much as your doctor has appointed.
If you forget to take Histac
If you miss a dose, take as soon as possible, then return to the normal intake.
If you miss several doses, tell your doctor.
If you are not sure how many tablets to take or when to do it, ask Vapshya doctor.
If you take more dose Histac not take more tablets than recommended by your doctor. If you take too much medicine, turn immediately to the emergency; as with you.