Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Gastritis, Peptic ulcer
Adult: 50 mg tid.
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Safety in pregnancy and lactation not established.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, anorexia, dry mouth, diarrhoea, constipation, raised LFT, increase in serum cholesterol levels, headache.
Description: Teprenone, a terpene analogue, has cytoprotective properties. It has been found to increase bicarbonate concentrations in the gastric mucus and aid in the healing of gastric lesions, without affecting the normal physiological functions of the stomach.
Absorption: Peak plasma concentrations reached within 5 hr.
Store below 30°C.
MIMS Class
Antacids, Antireflux Agents & Antiulcerants
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