Aciloc 150 Mg
USA Brand Name
Cadila Pharmaceuticals, India
What is Aciloc 150 mg?
Aciloc 150 mg tablet is an effective medicine to reduce acid production in the stomach.
This drug's main ingredient, Ranitidine, is used to treat Ulcers, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), and acidity-related conditions.
This medicine is also used in treating sour stomach and indigestion.
Aciloc stops the stomach from making secretions lowering the amount of acid produced.
150 mg tablets of Aciloc are prescribed for the following conditions:
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: GERD is a chronic illness in which stomach acid or bile seeps into the food pipe, aggravating the lining.
Erosive Esophagitis: The esophagus is damaged in this severe form of GERD.
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome: In this condition, small intestinal tumors cause an overproduction of acid.
Duodenal and Gastric Ulcers: Stomach Ulcers are also called Gastric Ulcers. Duodenal Ulcers are formed in the small intestine.
Aciloc can also be used to treat Multiple Endocrine Adenoma Syndrome, Systemic Mastocytosis, and Dyspepsia.
How does the Aciloc 150 mg tablet work?
150 mg variation of Aciloc is an H2 blocker medicine.
Ranitidine, the main ingredient of the medicine, blocks the impact of Histamine on the Histamine H2 receptors in the parietal cells, which line the stomach wall.
Histamine is the chemical that informs the parietal cells to secrete gastric acid.
This medicine inhibits Histamine, thereby reducing gastric acid secretion.
Dosage of Aciloc 150 mg
- The medicine should be taken as per your doctor's prescription
- The pill should be taken orally with a glass of water
- Do not break or chew the medicine
- The tablet can be taken on an empty stomach
Take Aciloc tablets as soon as you recall. You can skip it if it's time for your next dose. Do not take more to make up for the missed dose.
This is a prescription medication to be taken as prescribed. If you overdose, seek emergency medical aid instantly.
Things to remember
- Do not take Aciloc 150 Mg if you are allergic to any ingredient
- Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, or attempting to conceive before using this medication
- Do not drink carbonated beverages with this drug
- Alcohol and nicotine should be avoided with this drug, as they may raise the chance of adverse effects
- Keep the medicine out of the reach of children
What are the available forms and strengths of Aciloc?
The strength of medicine is the number of active ingredients in it.
Aciloc 150 mg, manufactured by Cadila Pharmaceuticals, is available in multiple strengths such as:
150 mg tablets of Aciloc may have some common side effects such as:
- Stomach pain
- Muscle pain
- Difficulty in breathing
- Nausea or vomiting
- Mental confusion
If you are taking herbal supplements or other prescriptions, inform your doctor.
Aciloc can interact with the following medicines:
You should keep away from this medication if you are suffering from the following conditions:
- Kidney Diseases
- Liver Diseases
Keep the medicine at room temperature below 30℃. Prevent exposure to direct sunlight and moisture.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Aciloc 150 mg?
Aciloc is an H2-blocking drug. The medication treats Indigestion, acid reflux, and other hypersecretory diseases.
What is Aciloc 150 mg used for?
This medication treats acid-related diseases and infections, including Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Stomach and intestinal Ulcers, and Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome.
Can I use this medicine if I am pregnant?
Pregnant women are not recommended to use Aciloc unless required. Please consult your physician before taking this medication.
Can I use this medicine if I am breastfeeding?
This medication is not recommended for nursing mothers unless essential. Consult your physician before taking Aciloc