Rifastop 400 Tablet (Rifaximin)

$53.00$144.00

$53.00$144.00

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Variation Price Price/Unit Add To Cart
30 Tablet/s $53.00 (1.77/unit) 1.77
60 Tablet/s $100.00 (1.67/unit) 1.67
90 Tablet/s $144.00 (1.6/unit) 1.6

Additional information

Country of Origin

india

Dosage Form

Tablets

Generic Name

Rifaximin

Indication

Treatment of Hepatic encephalopathy

Packaging

10 tablets in 1 strip

Manufacturer

Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition

Rifaximin (400mg)

INTRODUCTION
Rifastop 400 Tablet is an antibiotic that treats hepatic encephalopathy, a condition in which the liver fails to remove harmful toxins from the blood, leading to brain damage. Symptoms include agitation, confusion, muscle problems, difficulty in speaking, and sometimes, coma.

Rifastop 400 Tablet is also used to treat infectious diarrhea and irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in adults and children. This medicine can be used alone or in combination with other medicines. It may be taken with or without food, preferably at the same time, each day. It should be used in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit and you should keep on taking this medicine for as long as you are prescribed. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.

Some people may develop side effects like vomiting, headache, dizziness, and nausea. These side effects are usually temporary and go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or will not go away. Your urine may become reddish in color due to this medicine. But, it is normal and harmless.

Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffering from any liver, kidney or heart problems or if you are allergic to any medicine.

USES OF RIFASTOP TABLET
  • Treatment of Hepatic encephalopathy

BENEFITS OF RIFASTOP TABLET

Hepatic encephalopathy is a severe liver disease that can cause changes in brain function leading to confusion, tremors (shaking), sleep problems and loss of consciousness. Rifastop 400 Tablet lowers the levels of ammonia-producing bacteria in the blood which has harmful effects on the brain. If taken as prescribed, this medicine can improve your brain function and reduce symptoms associated with hepatic encephalopathy.

SIDE EFFECTS OF RIFASTOP TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Rifastop

  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea

HOW TO USE RIFASTOP TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rifastop 400 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

HOW RIFASTOP TABLET WORKS
Rifastop 400 Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by killing the ammonia-producing bacteria in the digestive tract. This treats your infection and relieves symptoms of hepatic encephalopathy (agitation, confusion, muscle problems). This also helps reduce the recurrence of episodes of hepatic encephalopathy.
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