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Bisthera Tablet

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Salt Composition : Tripotassium Dicitrato Bismuthate

Manufacturer : ENACTIS HEALTH CARE

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 195
Price :172
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Introduction to Bisthera Tablet

Bisthera Tablet contains active components called Tripotassium citrate bismuthate. It may be used to alleviate the symptoms of gastritis, which involves inflammation of the stomach lining, causing symptoms such as stomach pain, bloating, and nausea. This medication may be used as part of the treatment for peptic ulcers, which are sores that develop on the lining of the stomach, small intestine, or esophagus. This medication might be used to treat reflux esophagitis, a condition in which stomach acid backs up into the esophagus, causing inflammation and discomfort. It is also used in the treatment of dyspepsia. Dyspepsia refers to recurrent or persistent pain or discomfort in the upper abdomen.


 Individuals with a known allergy to Bisthera tablets or other medications should not use this medication. Patients with severe kidney problems may not be suitable candidates for this medication. It may only be suitable for children, especially with proper medical supervision. It is essential to consult a pediatrician before administering this medication to children.  Elderly individuals should use this medication cautiously, as they may be more prone to certain side effects or interactions with other medications.


Uses of Bisthera Tablet

Bisthera Tablet are used for the following:

  • Gastritis
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Dyspepsia (indigestion)
  • Reflux esophagitis

Therapeutic Effects of Bisthera Tablet

Bisthera Tablet works by forming a protective layer on the gastrointestinal lining, safeguarding it from the corrosive impact of stomach acid. This action helps to alleviate symptoms like stomach pain and inflammation. Additionally, it exhibits antimicrobial properties, aiding in treating gastrointestinal infections by controlling bacterial growth.


Interaction of Bisthera Tablet with other drugs

Inform the doctor about your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications may interact with Bisthera Tablet, reducing effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Bisthera Tablet

  • Store at room temperature below 20°C to 25°C
  • Keep away from moisture, heat, and light.
  • It should not be frozen.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

How to consume Bisthera Tablet

Bisthera Tablet is typically administered orally. It is commonly available as a tablet or liquid suspension for oral ingestion. The best route of administration depends on the individual's needs and preferences, but oral administration is typically the most convenient.


Safety Advices for Bisthera Tablet

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Pregnancy

  

There is limited information on the safety of Bisthera Tablet in pregnancy, so it is important to consult a doctor before using it.

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Breast Feeding

  

It is important to talk to your doctor before taking any Bisthera Tablet. It should not be used by breastfeeding women unless necessary, as there is limited information on the safety of this medication.

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Lungs

  

If you have lung conditions, it is important to consult a healthcare provider before taking Bisthera Tablet.

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Liver

  

People with severe liver impairment should consult a healthcare provider before taking Bisthera Tablet.

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to drink alcohol while taking Bisthera Tablet. Alcohol can increase the risk of side effects from this medication, such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.

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Driving

  

Bisthera Tablet can cause side effects such as dizziness and drowsiness. If you experience any side effects, such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, consult your healthcare provider before taking it while driving.


Side Effects of Bisthera Tablet

Bisthera Tablet causes some side effects like all medications, although not everyone will experience them. 

Serious:

  • Allergic reactions
  • Bismuth toxicity

Common:

  • Darkening of the tongue and stool
  • Gastrointestinal disturbances

Word of Advice

First, individuals with a known allergy to Bisthera Tablet or its components should avoid its use. Caution is advised for those with severe kidney or liver problems, as the medication may further impact organ function. Pregnant or breastfeeding individuals should avoid using this medication without medical guidance. Similarly, caution is advised for children and individuals with lung conditions. Alcohol consumption should be limited or avoided, as it may interact with the drug. Finally, users should be cautious while driving or operating machinery, as the medication may cause dizziness or drowsiness. Generally, consulting a healthcare professional for personalized guidance and adhering to the prescribed dosage and usage instructions is crucial.


FAQs

Q 1. What are the common side effects of Bisthera Tablet?

Common side effects of Bisthera Tablet may include darkening of the tongue and stool and gastrointestinal disturbances such as constipation or diarrhea.

Q 2. What should I do if I miss a dose of Bisthera Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Bisthera Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed one.

Q 3. How long does it take for Bisthera Tablet to show its effects?

The time it takes for Bisthera Tablet to show its effects may vary depending on the individual and the treatment condition. Following the prescribed treatment regimen and consult a healthcare professional for any concerns about the medication's effectiveness is essential.

Q 4. Can I stop taking the Bisthera Tablet if I feel better?

It is important to complete the full course of Bisthera Tablet as prescribed by your healthcare professional, even if symptoms improve. Discontinuing the medication prematurely may lead to a relapse of symptoms or incomplete recovery.

Q 5. Are there any dietary restrictions I should follow while taking Bisthera Tablet?

While there may not be specific dietary restrictions, it is advisable to consult a healthcare professional regarding any dietary considerations that may optimize the effectiveness of the Bisthera Tablet and alleviate gastrointestinal symptoms.


Fact Box of Bisthera Tablet

Molecule name:   Tripotassium dicitrato bismuthate

Therapeutic class: Bismuth-containing compound

Pharmacological class: Gastrointestinal agent

Indications: 

1. Gastritis

2. Peptic ulcer disease

3. Dyspepsia (indigestion)

4. Reflux esophagitis


References

  1. Package leaflet, [Revised on 27th Jul 2016] [Accessed on 16th Oct 2023] https://mri.cts-mrp.eu/Human/Downloads/AT_H_0598_001_FinalPI.pdf
  2. Burgundy Sweet, Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders, Handbook of Applied Therapeutics, 9th Edition, 2016, 245-256.
  3. I V Maev et al., Bismuth preparations in the treatment of patients with gastric and duodenal ulcer disease, Klin Med (Mosk), 2008, 86(9):57-63 [Accessed on 16th Oct 2023] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19048841/
  4. Thomas et al., Medical Use of Bismuth: the Two Sides of the Coin, J Clinic Toxicol, 2011, [Accessed on 16th Oct 2023] https://www.longdom.org/open-access/medical-use-of-bismuth-the-two-sides-of-the-coin-2161-0495.S3-004.pdf

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