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Aciphex Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- What are the possible side effects of rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- What is the most important information I should know about rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- How should I take rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Aciphex)?
- What happens if I overdose (Aciphex)?
- What should I avoid while taking rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- What other drugs will affect rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Aciphex)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Aciphex)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while taking rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
This medication can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, stop taking rabeprazole and call your doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless your doctor tells you to.
What other drugs will affect rabeprazole (Aciphex)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- atazanavir (Reyataz);
- a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven);
- digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin);
- a diuretic (water pill);
- ketoconazole (Nizoral);
- methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall); or
- cyclosporine (Gengraf, Sandimmune, Neoral).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with rabeprazole. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about rabeprazole.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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Additional Aciphex Information
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- Aciphex Side Effects Center
- Aciphex Overview including Precautions
- Aciphex FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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