The Brand Name LAXATAB Has Generic Salt :: Sodium 

LAXATAB  Is From Company Eros Ph. Priced :: Rs. 16

LAXATAB have Sodium is comes under Sub class Cathartics,Laxatives,Fecal Softeners of  Main Class Gastrointestinal System

Main Medicine Class:: Gastrointestinal System  Sub Medicine Class :: Cathartics,Laxatives,Fecal Softeners 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Sodium  TAB  Rs. 16  10
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 10
 LAXATAB  Eros Ph.  10MG  10 Rs. 16

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Eros Ph. :: LAXATAB  Sodium  Gastrointestinal System Cathartics,Laxatives,Fecal Softeners

Indications for Drugs ::

Dyspepsia,Urine alkalinisation,Severe metabolic acidosis

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO Urine alkalinisation Up to 10 g/day in divided doses w/ sufficient fluid intake. Chronic metabolic acidosis >4.8 g/day as needed. Dyspepsia 1-5 g when needed. IV Severe metabolic acidosis By slow inj of a hypertonic soln >8.4% or by continuous infusion of a weaker soln, usually 1.26% .

Contraindication ::

Metabolic or respiratory alkalosis; hypernatraemia, severe pulmonary oedema; hypocalcaemia, hypochlorhydria.

Drug Precautions ::

Epilepsy, CHF, renal impairment, liver cirrhosis, hypertension, oedema, eclampsia, aldosteronism. Monitor serum electrolyte concentrations and acid-base status regularly during treatment of acidosis. Pregnancy; lactation.

Drug Side Effects ::

Metabolic alkalosis; mood changes, tiredness, shortness of breath, muscle weakness, irregular heartbeat; muscle hypertonicity, twitching, tetany; hypernatraemia, hyperosmolality, hypocalcaemia, hypokalaemia; stomach cramps, flatulence. Tissue necrosis at inj site.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category


Drug Mode of Action ::  

Sodium bicarbonate raises blood and urinary pH by dissociation to provide bicarbonate ions, which neutralises the hydrogen ion concentration. It also neutralises gastric acid via production of carbon dioxide.

Drug Interactions ::

Increases toxicity of amphetamines, ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, flecainide, quinidine and quinine. Decreases effects of lithium, chlorpropamide and salicylates due to increased clearance. May affect the absorption of certain drugs due to raised intra-gastric pH.


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