"Rabeprazole": analogues, description, application, features
"Rabeprazole" is called a medicinal product,the main action in which the substance of the same name is performed. It is taken with gastroesophageal reflux, ulcer of the duodenum and stomach, effectively fights microorganisms that provoke these diseases. If the patient is allergic to any component that contains "rabeprazole," the analogs may well replace this drug.
The drug is used in a number of cases:
- with peptic ulcer of duodenum and stomach in combination with some antibiotics;
- in the presence of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome;
- for the treatment of benign gastric ulcer;
- in the presence of GERD.
The course of admission lasts from one to eight weeks. If necessary, the treatment period is extended individually. If the therapeutic use of "Rabeprazole sodium," whose analogs have similar characteristics, then in some cases, you can observe the appearance of a number of side effects:
The drug is prohibited for use in malignant formations in the gastrointestinal tract, strong sensitivity to the components of the drug, pregnancy and lactation.
Analogues of "Rabeprazole"
"Rabeprazole," whose analogs are similar in pharmacological effect and application, can be replaced if necessary by one of the following drugs:
It is worth remembering that to takethe decision to take another medication is impossible, since only a qualified doctor can give the best recommendations, taking into account the existing features of the body and the patient's condition.
Features of the application of analogues
Before using Rabeprazole, analogues,the instructions for use should be studied in full. Although drugs are prescribed for identical diseases, characteristic features of each of them still exist. For example, "Omeprazole" can cause nephritis, erythema, bronchial spasms, stomatitis, candidiasis, hallucinations and depression. Reception "Famotidine" in some cases provokes acne, alopecia, violation of cardiac contractions, mental disorders, tinnitus, jaundice, loss of appetite.
"Pariet" most often does not cause side effects. Rarely observed Stevens-Johnson syndrome, necrolysis, hypomagnesemia, edema, dry mouth, gynecomastia. It can not be prescribed not only to pregnant women and patients with high sensitivity to rabeprazole, but also to children under twelve. "Magnagel" is allowed to give to the children from the age of six. Its use can not lead to serious consequences. Sometimes there are only problems with the digestive tract.
In its pharmacological group, one of the mostcheap medicines is "Rabeprazole." Analogues, the price of which in most cases is higher, are applied less often. Their cost varies from 135 to 3750 rubles on average in the country.
Before taking "rabeprazole" you should know exactly,that the patient does not have any malignant tumors in the gastrointestinal system, since the drug may interfere with diagnosing the pathology in time and possibly lead to its progression.
It is also worth making sure that the patient does notis pregnant, since the medicine has a negative impact on the developing baby. The drug can penetrate the baby's body and through breast milk, so during medical therapy a woman must stop feeding the baby.
If after using these tablets a personfeels tired, then he will have to give up driving the car for the entire course of treatment. It should be remembered that some of the tools used together have an effect on each other. For example, Rabeprazole, whose analogues are similar in many respects to their characteristics, should be carefully combined with Digoxin, Ketonazol, Itraconazole and Atazanavir.
Comparison of analogues
Comparison table of analogs is as follows:
|Name||Percent bioavailability||Time of maximum concentration in hours||Half-life in hours|
|Rabeprazole||52||three and a half - four||twenty four|
|"Rabelock"||34-50||two three||one and a half to two and a half|
|"Pariet"||67-73||six to eight||one to two and a half|
|"Ontime"||74-80||two to four||one to five|
|"Noflux"||65-70||three four||one to four|
|"Zulbeks"||68-74||three to six||one two|
|"Hirabesol"||43-54||four to eight||one and a half to two and a half|
|"Zolispan"||40-45||four five||one two|
It is worth noting that the half-life"Rabeprazole" among the identical drugs is the longest. However, to wait for its maximum concentration in the body will have 3.5-4 hours. And this is much more than some substitutes.
So, for the treatment of ulcers in the duodenumand stomach, as well as gastroesophageal disease and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, Rabeprazole is successfully used. Analogues of the drug if necessary effectively replace it. However, only a doctor can offer specific therapy.