Cucid 20mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:26 am

Cucid 20mg Tablet

Uses of Cucid 20mg Tablet

Cucid 20mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastric Ulcer

Side effects of Cucid 20mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Cucid 20mg Tablet are – Headache, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Nausea, Dizziness, Vomiting, Constipation, Rash, Cough

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Cucid 20mg Tablet

Do not use Cucid 20mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Omeprazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Cucid 20mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Cucid 20mg Tablet works

Cucid 20mg Tablet contains – Omeprazole

Omeprazole works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.

Dosage of Cucid 20mg Tablet

The dosage of Cucid 20mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Cucid 20mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Cucid 20mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Omezole 20mg Capsule  ( Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

42.86  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Somecid 20mg Capsule  ( Stallion Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. )

31.87  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Lomac 20mg Capsule  ( Cipla Ltd. )

13.75  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Romep 20mg Capsule  ( Royal Labs )

39.87  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- alprazolam, astemizole, carbamazepine, cisapride, cyclosporine, diazepam, diltiazem, erythromycin, felodipine, lidocaine, lovastatin, midazolam, quinidine, simvastatin, terfenadine, triazolam, verapamil, voriconazole: Decreased clearance and increased blood levels of these drugs.

ampicillin, iron salts, itraconazole, ketoconazole, vitamin B12: Impaired absorption of these drugs.

atazanavir, nelfinavir: Decreased plasma atazanavir or nelfinavir level.

cilostazol: Increased blood cilostazol level.

clarithromycin: Increased blood levels of omeprazole and clarithromycinl.

digoxin: Increased digoxin bioavailability, possibly digitalis toxicity.

levobupivacaine: Increased risk of levobupivacaine toxicity.

methotrexate: Possibly delayed methotrexate elimination.

nifedipine: Decreased nifedipine clearance, increased risk of hypotension.

phenytoin: Decreased phenytoin clearance, increased risk of phenytoin toxicity.

saquinavir: Increased plasma saquinavir level.

sucralfate: Decreased omeprazole absorption.

tacrolimus: Possibly increased tacrolimus level.

warfarin: Possibly increased risk of abnormal bleeding.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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