Mucosta 100 Mg Tablet
Rebamipide is (?)-2-(4-chlorobenzoylamino)-3-[2(1H)-quinolinone-4-yl]propionic acid. Molecular Formula: C19H15CIN2O4. Molecular Weight: 370.79.
Indications / Uses :
Treatment of gastric mucosal lesions (erosions, bleeding, redness and edema) in the following conditions: Acute gastritis and acute exacerbation of chronic gastritis. Gastric ulcers.
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions :
Use in Pregnancy & Lactation: Mucosta should be used by pregnant or possibly pregnant women only if the anticipated therapeutic benefit is thought to outweigh any potential risk. (The safety of rebamipide in pregnant women has not been established.)
Nursing should be interrupted when Mucosta is administered to a nursing woman. (Rat studies showed that rebamipide is distributed in the breast milk.)