Dops Tablets Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Precautions & Warnings

DOPS TABLETS, tablet, box of 30
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Generic Therapeutic Class medicinal gastroenteropancreatic Hepatology
active ingredients: Sodium bicarbonate (E550i) , calcium carbonate , calcium phosphate , magnesium hydroxide (E527) , titanium dioxide (E171)

what is Dops Tablets medication used for and indication?

Symptomatic treatment of painful manifestations in oeso-gastro-duodenal affections .

Dops Tablets Dosage

Chew one or two tablets after meals or whenever the pain is felt.

Dops Tablets Contraindications

  • Severe renal failure
  • Child
  • Contraindicated combination: quinidines.

how does Dops Tablets work?

  • Anti-acid by sodium bicarbonate, calcium carbonate, magnesium salts, neutral calcium phosphate.
  • One tablet neutralizes approximately 14 mEq of H + ions.
  • Protection of the gastric mucosa by titanium dioxide.

Dops Tablets Side Effects

  • Alkalosis
  • Hypercalcemia

Theoretically, it can be assumed that prolonged absorption of very high doses may determine the occurrence of alkalosis and / or hypercalcemia, especially in cases of renal failure.

Dops Tablets Interactions

CONTRA-INDICATED ASSOCIATIONS :

Quinidines:

  • Increase in plasma levels of quinidine and risk of overdose (decrease in renal excretion of quinidine by alkalinization of the urine). Use another gastrointestinal topical.

ASSOCIATIONS REQUIRING PRECAUTIONS FOR USE :

  • There is a decrease in the digestive absorption of these drugs administered simultaneously orally.

As a precaution, it should take antacids distance of other medicines over 2 hours if possible ,

  • . Antibacterial-cyclins.
  • . H2 antihistamines.
  • . Atenolol.
  • . Metoprolol.
  • . Propranolol.
  • . Chloroquine.
  • . Diflunisal.
  • . Digoxin.
  • . Diphosphonates.
  • . Sodium fluoride.
  • . Glucocorticoids (described for prednisolone and dexamethasone).
  • . Indomethacin.
  • . Kayexalate.
  • . Ketoconazole.
  • . Phenothiazine neuroleptics.
  • . Penicillamine.
  • . Iron salts.
  • – more than 4 hours if possible ,
  • Antibacterial-fluoroquinolones.

ASSOCIATIONS TO TAKE INTO ACCOUNT :

Lactitol:

  • Reduction of acidification of stools. Do not combine in the event of hepatic encephalopathy.

Salicylates:

  • Increased renal excretion of salicylates by alkalinization of urine.
  • Not applicable.

Warnings and Precautions

  • Diabetes
  • Low carbohydrate diet
  • Odorless diet
  • Low sodium diet

WARNINGS

  • No prolonged use.

PRECAUTIONS FOR USE

  • – In case of diabetes, take into account the sugar content.
  • – In the event of a low-sodium diet, take the sodium content into account.

PREGNANCY & BREAST-FEEDING & FERTILITY

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What happens if I overdose from Dops Tablets ?

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What should I do if I miss a dose?

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What happens if you stop taking Dops Tablets ?

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What is  Forms and Composition ?

Appearance and shape

  • Square white tablet engraved “DOPS” on one side.
  • Box of 30 tablets.

Composition

Active ingredient Compressed
Sodium bicarbonate 100 mg *
Calcium carbonate 330 mg *
Calcium phosphate 10 mg *
Magnesium hydroxide 15 mg *
Titanium dioxide 5 mg *
Magnesium carbonate 330 mg *

* per unit dose

Active ingredients: Sodium bicarbonate , Calcium carbonate , Calcium phosphate , Magnesium hydroxide , Titanium dioxide , Magnesium carbonate
Excipients:Sucrose , Magnesium stearate , Tragacanth , Peppermint, essence

No excipient with known effect 

  • is not present in the composition of this drug

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Special warnings:

  • For pregnant and breastfeeding women, the elderly, boys and drivers, and use before surgery.

Side effects:

  • It treats possible side effects and drug interactions that require attention and its effect on continuous use.
  • The information contained in this medicine is based on medical literature, but it is not a substitute for consulting a doctor.

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