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      K-CIT 200ML SYP

      K-Cit 200ML syrup
      Uses and Benefits

      Uses and Benefits

      K-Cit 200ML syrup is combination medicine used in the prevention and treatment of kidney stones. It also treats certain urinary tract infections. The medicine works by preventing the formation and breaking down of crystals in the kidneys by raising the pH of urine. It helps to form a protective coating on the existing stones and prevent other particles from sticking to its surface and becoming bigger in size. It is also useful in the treatment of the issues that arise due to over secretion of acids in the stomach. However, the uses of this medicine mentioned here are not exhaustive. There may be other conditions for which the medication may be prescribed upon your doctor’s discretion.

      Composition

      Composition

      K-Cit 200ML syrup contains Citric acid 334Mg and Potassium citrate 1100Mg/5ML as main active ingredients.

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      K-Cit syrup works by decreasing the acidity of urine and helps the kidneys to get rid of uric acid, thereby preventing gout and kidney stones. It prevents certain kinds of bacteria from sticking to the walls of the urinary tract and prevents infections (UTIs).

      Contraindications and Cautions

      Contraindications and Caution

      Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking K-Cit 200ML syrup:

      • Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the syrup
      • Hyperkalaemia
      • Severe renal impairment
      • Severe dehydration
      • Peptic ulcers
      • Anuria
      • Active urinary tract infection
      • Caution:
      • Congestive heart failure
      • Electrolyte imbalance
      • Pulmonary congestion or oedema
      • Conditions which impair potassium excretion: Myocardial damage or heart failure
      • Urinary tract obstruction
      • Gastrointestinal bleeding
      • Pregnancy and lactation
      Side Effects

      Side and Adverse Effects

      K-Cit 200ML syrup is usually well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. Most of the side effects are generally mild and you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Nausea
      • Vomiting
      • Chills
      • Diarrhea
      • Stomach pain
      • Dizziness
      • Tachycardia
      • Loose bowel movements
      How to Use

      How to Use

      Take K-Cit 200ML syrup as instructed by your doctor. Before taking dilute the medicine well with water.
      Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Do not take two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
      The syrup should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. Take the medicine at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
      Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this syrup until completion of the maximum amount suggested even though the symptoms disappear after the medicine has begun.

      Overdosage

      Avoid taking more than the recommended dosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the syrup, promptly seek medical attention. Depending on the dosage of K-Cit 200ML syrup, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • High potassium levels
      • Abdominal swelling
      • Teeth erosion
      • Constipation
      Warnings and Precautions

      Warnings and Precautions

      Use this syrup only on the advice of your medical practitioner. Dosage adjustments or complete avoidance of the K-Cit 200ML syrup, may be required in the following conditions:

      Kidney:

      Extreme caution is advised among patients with kidney problems. Close monitoring of kidney function and adjustments of dose of the medicine may be needed based on the clinical condition of the patient. If you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this syrup.

      Liver:

      Caution is advised among patients with liver problems. Dose adjustments of the medicine may be needed. If you have any hepatic problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

      Pregnancy:

      This syrup should be used with caution during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Lactation:

      Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass into the breastmilk. Such infants should be closely monitored. Since there is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking this medicine, consult your doctor if you are nursing mother and stay on the safe side.

      Alcohol:

      Interaction of alcohol with this syrup is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Driving:

      This syrup does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Food:

      High sodium diet should be avoided.

      Drug Interactions:

      Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking K-Cit 200ML syrup with cyclosporin (increased nephrotoxicity), potassium sparing diuretics (amiloride, spironolactone, triamterene), anticholinergics (atropine), aspirin, ACE inhibitors, quinidine, lithium, morphine.

      Precautions
      • Do not use this medicine post the expiry date
      • Store at room temperature (15-30 degree Celsius) away from moisture and light
      • Keep the medicine out of sight of children
      • Shake well before use
      FDA Pregnancy Category

      FDA Pregnancy Category

      Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.


      Drug Composition information
      What is Citric Acid for:

      Treatment of scurvy.

      How does Citric Acid work:

      Metabolic disorders (tyrosinaemia type III, transient tyrosinaemia of the newborn, glutathione synthase deficiency, Hawkinsinuria).

      How should Citric Acid be used:

      Take this drug as directed by the doctor

      Common side effects of Citric Acid :

      Rebound scurvy on stoppage. Increase risk of urinary oxalate stones

      What do I do if I miss a dose

      Call your doctor to find out what to do.

      What precautions should I take when taking Citric Acid :

      If you have an allergy to this drug. - Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

      When do I need to seek medical help

      If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

      Can I take Citric Acid with other medicines:

      Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

      Are there any food restrictions

      Avoid Alcohol

      How do I store Citric Acid :

      Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

      Pregnancy Category

      Category N : Not yet classified.

      Therapeutic Classification

      Supplements & Adjuvant Therapy


      Frequently Asked Questions

      Frequently Asked Questions
      Q1. What is the use of the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      It is a combination medicine used in the prevention and treatment of kidney stones. It also treats certain urinary tract infections. The medicine works by preventing the formation and breaking down of crystals in the kidneys by raising the pH of urine. It helps to form a protective coating on the existing stones and prevent other particles from sticking to its surface and becoming bigger in size. It is also useful in the treatment of the issues that arise due to over secretion of acids in the stomach.

      Q2. What are the side effects of the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      The syrup is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include nausea, vomiting, chills, diarrhea, stomach pain, dizziness, tachycardia, loose bowel movements.

      Q3. Should we take K-Cit 200ML syrup with food or without food?

      The syrup should be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. Before taking, dilute the medicine with water.

      Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      If you ever had impaired kidney function, severe liver impairment or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. The medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the syrup, hyperkalaemia, severe renal impairment, severe dehydration, peptic ulcers, anuria, active urinary tract infection. Caution is advised for patients with congestive heart failure, electrolyte imbalance, pulmonary congestion or oedema, conditions which impair potassium excretion: Myocardial damage or heart failure, urinary tract obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeding, pregnancy and lactation.

      Q5. Does K-Cit 200ML syrup make you sleepy?

      This syrup does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Q6. Is K-Cit 200ML syrup harmful? What does an overdose of K-Cit 200ML syrup lead to?

      The syrup is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to hyperkalaemia (high potassium levels), abdominal swelling, constipation, teeth erosion.

      Q7. Can I take K-Cit 200ML syrup during pregnancy?

      The syrup should be used with caution during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Q8. Can K-Cit 200ML syrup be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

      Yes, you can take the medicine without doctor’s prescription but if you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the tablet, promptly seek medical attention.

      Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      Interaction of alcohol with this syrup is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Q10. How to store K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      Store the medicine at room temperature (15-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

      Q12. Can we give K-Cit 200ML syrup to children?

      The safety and efficacy of using this syrup in children is not clinically established.

      Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body is clinically not determined.

      Q14. How long does the effect of K-Cit 200ML syrup last?

      The amount of time required for the syrup to show its effect in the body is clinically not determined.

      Q15. Can we take K-Cit 200ML syrup daily? If yes, how many times can we take everyday?

      Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is two times per day.

      Q16. For how many days should I take the K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.

      Q17. When should I take K-Cit 200ML syrup?

      Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

      Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

      Seller Information
      Manufactured By

      DR REDDYS LABORATORIES LTD

      village mauja thana,nalagarh road,baddi,distt,solan (hp) 173205

      Packed By

      DR REDDYS LABORATORIES LTD

      village mauja thana,nalagarh road,baddi,distt,solan (hp) 173205

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