What is Ciza (Cisapride) used for?
Ciza (Cisapride) is used to treat gastric reflux and heartburn. It is normally prescribed to patients whose condition could not successfully be treated with other medications. It works by increasing the rate at which the stomach and intestines move during digestion, while also increasing the strength of the muscle between the stomach and esophagus. This can help to treat symptoms of heartburn.
How should I use Ciza (Cisapride)?
Ciza (Cisapride) tablets are taken by mouth. Your physician will decide the correct dosage required to treat your condition. Adult patients are usually told to take it 4 times per day, usually 15 minutes before eating, and at bedtime. Never exceed the prescribed dose.
What are the side effects of Ciza (Cisapride)?
Side effects of Ciza (Cisapride) include:
If you notice any side effects, you should consult your physician.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Ciza (Cisapride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.