Moza 5 Mg
What is Moza 5 mg?
Moza 5 mg is a medicine that contains a gastroprokinetic agent, which helps in increasing the movement of food from the stomach to the intestine. It enhances the process of gastric emptying and resists the reflux of food into the food pipe.
It cures gastroesophageal reflux disease by increasing the release of some chemicals in order to improve the movement of food inside the intestine. The medicine helps to increase gastric emptying of both liquid and solid.
You can take the medicine with or without food with the dose as suggested by the doctor. The dose of the drug depends on the medical condition and your response to the medication.
Do not stop consuming the drug before completion of the treatment. In case you stop the treatment in between the symptoms may come back, and your medical condition may get worse. Consult with the doctor about your medical history before starting the treatment.
This drug showed severe side-effects on the cardiovascular system. Therefore, caution is required while consuming it.
What is Moza 5 mg used for?
Moza 5mg falls under the category of drugs that contain a gastroprokinetic agent, which helps in the treatment of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD): A digestive disease in which stomach acid or bile irritates the food pipe lining and is also known as acid reflux. It is a chronic disease which occurs when stomach acid or bile enters into the food pipe and starts irritating the lining. Acid reflux and heartburn more than twice in a week are the signs and symptoms of GERD.
This drug also cures severe heartburn, acidity, indigestion, and stomach pain that occurs because of the reflux of bile or stomach acids into the food pipe.
Gastroparesis: It is a medical complication that affects the normal spontaneous movement of the muscles (motility) in your stomach and prevents proper stomach emptying. As a result, it can cause damage to the nerves that control stomach muscles and consequently affects digestion.
Moza 5mg treats gastroparesis by enhancing the movement of food from the stomach to the intestines.
Barium enema x-ray examination: A barium enema is a type of X-ray that examines the changes or abnormalities in the large intestine (colon). This procedure is also known as colon X-ray.
An enema is the injection of a liquid into your rectum through a small tube. It consists of a metallic substance called barium, which coats the lining of the colon. Generally, an X-ray shows a poor image of soft tissues, but after barium coating, the results are the comparatively clear silhouette of the colon.
The doctor will instruct you to empty your colon(stomach) before a barium enema. Therefore this medicine is used.
About the manufacturer of Moza 5mg
Intas Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. manufactures Moza 5mg. The Biologics Business Unit of Intas Pharmaceuticals Limited was formerly an independent biotechnology company called Intas Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. The company has a headquarter in Ahmedabad, India.
It has turned into a leading, vertically integrated global pharmaceutical formulation development, manufacturing, and marketing company. People at Intas aims at challenging the unmet medical and societal needs with the help of a comprehensive pharmaceutical value chain all around the world.
The company has a network of subsidiaries, under the umbrella name of Accord Healthcare for operating globally. With time, it has succeeded in both organically and via acquisition, by expanding its product portfolio and operations every year.
Now, the company is located in more than 85 countries worldwide with robust sales, marketing and distributing infrastructure in markets of North America, Europe, Central & Latin America, Asia-Pacific as well as CIS and MENA countries.
The company accomplishment in North America and European operations have helped it in emerging all over the world as a brand in the world’s largest pharmaceutical markets.
Its maintains thirteen manufacturing facilities, out of which ten are located in India, and the rest are in the UK and Mexico. Not only this, but it also has an advanced analytical laboratory and state-of-the-art distribution centre in the UK. It also operates two API and intermediate manufacturing facilities, which complies with the regulatory requirements and are approved from various prominent international regulatory bodies, including from U.S and Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Strengths of Moza 5mg
Moza 5 Mg consists of an active ingredient, Mosapride. Its strength is 5mg which means 5 mg of Mosapride is present in one tablet of Moza. The medicine is available in various other strengths so that people and the doctor can prescribe the strength according to the severity. Thus, various strengths of erectile dysfunction are:-
- Moza 2.5Mg
- Moza 5 Mg
- Moza 10Mg
- Moza 15Mg
Supplying medicines with different strengths will help the doctors and the patient to choose the drug depending upon their severity.
Possible side effects
Some possible side effects may occur due to various reasons, such as drug or disease interactions, etc. The possible side effects that may occur are as follows:-
General side effects
- Abdominal pain and cramps
- Dry mouth
- Loss of appetite
- Unusual tiredness and weakness
Rare side effects
- Elevated liver enzymes
- Yellowing of skin and eyes
- Heart rhythm disorders
- Skin rash, hives, or itching
Severe side effects
- Elevated liver enzymes
- Yellowing of skin and eyes
- Heart rhythm disorders
What are the medicines that interact with XYZ?
Some medicines show various interactions with Moza 5mg, Such as:-
- Anticholinergic drugs
What are the diseases that interact with Moza 5mg?
Some of the diseases involve such medications that show interactions with Moza 5mg, therefore, cause of such diseases while consuming this drug may lead to some of the side effects(interactions).
Therefore people suffering from any of these medical complications should carefully use this medicine. It is good to consult your doctor before consuming Moza 5mg in order to avoid any severe or moderate interactions. Example of such diseases are:-
- Impaired liver function
- Respiratory Disorders
- Impaired kidney function
How to consume Moza 5mg?
Consume Moza 5 mg according to the doctor’s prescription. Do not consume it in larger or smaller quantity than referred. Consult your doctor if the symptoms remain after 2 weeks of the treatment. Quickly report to the doctor in case you experience any side effects.
Swallow the drug as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. There is no harm in consuming the medicine with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Precautions while consuming Moza 5mg
Here are some points that you should remember before consuming the drug in order to avoid any severe interactions, such as:-
- Avoid using Moza(Mosapride) 5mg in case you are allergic to it.
- Consult the doctor before using the medicine and do not forget to inform him about your medical history especially people suffering from medical complications, such as bleeding of stomach or intestine, Gastrointestinal haemorrhage, Mechanical bowel obstruction, mechanical obstruction of the intestine, cardiovascular effects, liver disease and kidney disease. It is done in order to avoid side effects.
- Do not forget to inform the doctor about the medicines you have been consuming because few drugs may interact with Moza(Mosapride) 5mg
- Always consume medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not make any changes in the dosage without consulting the doctor.
- Older adults need to consume the drug with extreme caution in order to avoid the risk of adverse effects is significantly high.
What to do in case of an overdose of the medicine?
Overdose symptoms of Moza 5mg are diarrhoea, abdominal pain, dizziness, constipation, headache, sleeplessness, nausea and vomiting. In case the symptoms get severe with time call immediately at the local poison control centre.
The United States citizen can call the poison control centre at 1800-222-1222.
Storage of 5mg
Store Moza 5Mg close at room temperature away from heat, moisture, direct light, and children. Do not freeze the medicine. In case you need any further help, consult the doctor.