Aplace tablets 100 mg for gastritis and ulcer (troxipide, Troxip, Defensa, Shuqi)
What are Aplace tablets for gastritis and ulcer?
Aplace tablets are effective for the treatment of gastritis and gastric ulcer with an efficacy up to 93.3% . Aplace tablets contain troxipide, a systemic gastric cytoprotective agent. It works not in the same way as other gastroprotective compounds, which mostly inhibit acid secretion or neutralize the acid. Troxipide works by following steps:
- increases the content of glucosamine and collagen in gastric mucosa,
- increases the amount of mucopolysaccharides in gastric mucosa,
- stimulates cytoprotective prostaglandins,
- enhances epithelial restitution and mucosal healing.
Also, Aplace tablets inhibit proinflammatory mediators and, by this, suppress the gastric inflammation.
Active principles: troxipide
Amount: 100 tablets
Maker: Kyorin Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Japan
Indications: treatment of gastritis and gastric ulcer
How to take
Adults should take 1 tablet at a time, 3 times a day after meals. Your doctor may adjust the dosage according to your age and symptoms.
Contraindications: do not use for pregnant or breastfeeding women.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patients needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.