What is normogastryl used for?
Normogastryl is used for the treatment of metabolic acidosis which may occur in severe renal disease, uncontrolled diabetes, circulatory insufficiency due to shock or severe dehydration, extracorporeal circulation of blood, cardiac arrest, and severe primary lactic acidosis.
How should I take normogastryl?
To use effervescent tablets:
- Drop tablet(s) into a glass of room temperature water.
- Wait until tablet(s) are fully dissolved and have stopped fizzing.
- Drink water.
How do I store normogastryl?
Normogastryl is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store normogastryl in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of normogastryl that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush normogastryl down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using normogastryl?
Before using normogastryl, tell your doctor if you have:
- Allergic reaction to excipients using for dosage form containing normogastryl.
- Allergic reaction to any other medicines, foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals.
- Used any other health conditions, drugs that have a risk of interaction with
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using normogastryl during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking normogastryl.
What side effects can occur from normogastryl?
If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with normogastryl?
Normogastryl may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Does food or alcohol interact with normogastryl?
Normogastryl may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with normogastryl?
Normogastryl may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using normogastryl.
What is the dose of normogastryl for an adult?
The recommended dose is 1-2 tablet, 2-4 times per day.
What is the dose of normogastryl for a child?
The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
How is normogastryl available?
Normogastryl is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
- Effervescent tablets: Oral; Sodium Bicarbonate 170 mg; Sodium Phosphate Dibasic 195 mg; Sodium Sulfate 285 mg (Sabex)
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of normogastryl, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
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Normogastryl. http://www.ndrugs.com/?s=normogastryl. Accessed November 13, 2016
Review Date: January 13, 2017 | Last Modified: September 13, 2019