Copraz Capsule

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Copraz Capsule

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Omeprazole साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Copraz Information

Copraz is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Capsule. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Acidity, Peptic Ulcer, GERD. Secondary and off-label uses of Copraz have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Copraz is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Copraz can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Such side effects of Copraz normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Copraz's effect during pregnancy is Mild and Moderate while nursing. It is important to know if Copraz has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Copraz related warnings section.

The section on Copraz contraindications lists all such conditions.

Additionally, Copraz may also adversely react with other medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Copraz is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

  1. Copraz Benefits & Uses
  2. Copraz Dosage & How to Take
  3. Copraz Side Effects
  4. Copraz Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Copraz with Other Drugs
  6. Copraz Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Copraz
  8. Copraz Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Copraz Benefits & Uses

Copraz is used to treat the following -

  1. Acidity Primary
  2. Peptic Ulcer Primary
  3. GERD Primary
  4. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  5. Zollinger Ellison syndrome
  6. Stomach Gas
  7. Hernia
  8. Stomach Pain
  9. Laryngitis
  10. Food Poisoning
  11. Abdominal pain during pregnancy
  12. Acidity during pregnancy
  13. Sour Burp
  14. Digestive Disorders
  15. Throat Ulcer (और पढ़ें - गले के छाले कैसे ठीक करे और घरेलू उपाय)

Copraz Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Copraz

Omeprazole

Copraz Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Copraz is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Constipation Moderate
  4. Flatulence Mild
  5. Abdominal Pain Severe
  6. Infection
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Dry Mouth Mild
  9. Fever Severe
  10. Joint pain
  11. Loss of appetite
  12. Sore throat

Copraz Related Warnings

Is the use of Copraz safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can consume [medicine]. Though Copraz has mild side effects when taken during pregnany

Mild

Is the use of Copraz safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Copraz. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Copraz on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Copraz on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Copraz on the Liver?

Copraz may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Copraz on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Copraz on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Copraz with Other Drugs

Copraz should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Copraz Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Copraz unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Bartter's Syndrome
  5. Cushing's Syndrome
  6. Gastric Cancer
  7. Magnesium Deficiency

Frequently asked Questions about Copraz

Is this Copraz habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Copraz is addictive.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Copraz. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Copraz only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Copraz cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Copraz Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Copraz

Taking Copraz with food does not cause any problems.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Copraz

Taking alcohol with Copraz can be dangerous.

Severe

Copraz FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Does Copraz cause dizziness?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Yes, Copraz causes dizziness, if taken for a long time, for example, more than 1 year. If this medicine has been taken for a long time it can lower the magnesium level in the blood, which can cause dizziness. However, do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Copraz with ranitidine?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS , Other

Yes, you can take Copraz with ranitidine, both medicines work to reduce the acid secretion in the stomach and help to relieve from acidity, heartburn, and other stomach problem caused by acid. No, known interactions are seen between them when taking them together. However, it is best to consult a doctor before taking these two medicines at the same time.

Question over 1 year ago

Why Copraz is given along with vitamine B 12?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS , General Physician

This is because a long-term use of Copraz can cause Vitamin B12 deficiency. Stomach acids help in the absorption of Vitamin B 12, and this drug suppresses stomach acid which is required for the absorption of vitamin B12. Hence patients taking [medicine] for a long time have Vitamin B12 deficiency. To replenish Vitamin B12 in your body your doctor prescribes this vitamin along with this medicine.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Copraz on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Discontinuation of Copraz on your own can cause harmful effects on your body. It is recommended that you always consult your doctor before discontinuing medicine on your own.

Question over 1 year ago

Does Copraz cause constipation?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Yes, Copraz can cause constipation. It is a common side effect of this drug. However, if you are experiencing any unpleasant effects after taking this medicine, please consult your doctor right away and follow his/her instructions.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prilosec (omeprazole)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 651-653
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 945-947
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