Information about Mosapride
Generic Name : Mosapride
Latest prescription information about Mosapride. Learn its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y55.1
Therapeutic Classification : Antispasmodics
Trade Names/Brand Names of Mosapride
Biotonus, Gastride, Mosad OD/Mosad MT, Mosart, Reflucil, Safepride, Dosier, Galopran, Gasmotin, Intesul, Lostapride, Mosar, Mosid, Motigest, Moxar, Moza, Mozax, Vagantyl
Why is Mosapride Prescribed? (Indications)
This medication is a gastroprokinetic agent, prescribed for acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome and indigestion.
When should Mosapride not be taken? (Contraindications)
What is the dosage of Mosapride?
Adult: Oral- The recommended dose is 5mg, 3 times/day.
How should Mosapride be taken?
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
What are the warnings and precautions for Mosapride?
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver or kidney impairment, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• Continuous admin of this drug is not recommended if no improvement in GI symptoms is observed after treating for 2 weeks with this medication.
What are the side effects of Mosapride?
Diarrhea, abdominal pain, dizziness, constipation, headache, sleeplessness, nausea and vomiting.
What are the other precautions for Mosapride?
Avoid excess dosage.
What are the storage conditions for Mosapride?
Store it at room temperature.