Hypocid 20mg Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:20 am

Hypocid 20mg Capsule

Uses of Hypocid 20mg Capsule

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

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastric Ulcer

Side effects of Hypocid 20mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Hypocid 20mg Capsule 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 Hypocid 20mg Capsule

Do not use Hypocid 20mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Omeprazole

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

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 Hypocid 20mg Capsule works

Hypocid 20mg Capsule contains – Omeprazole

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

Dosage of Hypocid 20mg Capsule

The dosage of Hypocid 20mg Capsule 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 Hypocid 20mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Hypocid 20mg Capsule, 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.

Lokit 20mg Capsule  ( Kopran Ltd. )

40.87  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Cucid 20mg Tablet  ( Cubit Healthcare )

39.06  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Omecip 20mg Capsule  ( Cipla Ltd. )

37.95  15 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. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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