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Roko

Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd

Contains / Salt: Loperamide

Prescription Required

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Roko

Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd

Contains / Salt: Loperamide

Prescription Required

13 लोगों ने इस दवा को हाल ही में खरीदा

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Tablet Pack Size: 10 NOS

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Roko Information

Roko Benefits & Uses

Roko is used to treat the following -

Roko Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Roko

Loperamide

Roko Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Constipation Moderate
  4. Flatulence Mild
  5. Dry Mouth Mild
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Dyspepsia
  8. Allergic reaction

Roko Related Warnings

Is the use of Roko safe for pregnant women?

Roko's side effects for pregnant women are very limited.

Mild

Is the use of Roko safe during breastfeeding?

Roko may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Roko on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Roko on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Roko on the Liver?

Side effects of Roko rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Roko on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Roko on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Roko with Other Drugs

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

Roko Contraindications

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

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Gastritis
  5. Fever
  6. Ulcerative Colitis

Frequently asked Questions about Roko

Is this Roko habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Roko.

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Roko.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Roko only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Roko is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Roko Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Roko

There is no information on the effects of food and Roko because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Roko

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Roko with alcohol will be.

Unknown

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सवाल 12 months पहले

Is Roko safe to use?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Roko is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as a headache and fatigue. If you experience above-mentioned side effects after taking this medicine then inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Roko cause constipation?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Roko may cause constipation. It is a rare side effect of this drug. However, if you are experiencing constipation after taking this drug then try to take laxative such as Isabgol and eat less spicy highly fibrous food.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How to take Roko?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Take over the counter Roko after each loose bowel movement. Do not take it more than 6 times in 24 hours. It is not recommended for long-term treatment. However, if it has been prescribed by your doctor then you are advised to take it as per his/her instructions.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Roko treat stomach cramp?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

No, Roko does not treat stomach cramps. It is only used for the short-term treatment of diarrhoea.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

What is Roko?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Roko is a brand name of loperamide and it is available in the form of a tablet, capsule, and suspension. It belongs to the class of drug known as antidiarrheal agents. It is mainly used for the preventive (prophylactic) and treatment of acute diarrhea. It is also used in the management of IBS diarrhea.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Imodium® (loperamide hydrochloride)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 686-687
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 45-46
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