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Gastritis condition. Prescribed Pylokit. What is the correct dosage and when must it be taken?

My father is suffering from gastritis since 3 months.Doctor has advised him to take PYLOKIT for 7 days.That kit contains 6 tablets.3 should be taken in the morning.Doctor could you please explain the way it should be taken? I do not know whether it should be taken before food or not?
Asked On : Tue, 26 Jun 2012
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One PyloKit pack contains two capsules of lansoprazole (30 mg), two tablets of tinidazole (500 mg) and two tablets of clarithromycin (250 mg). One pack is for one day treatment. From this specially designed pack, one capsule of lansoprazole, one tablet of tinidazole and one tablet of clarithromycin is to be taken in the morning and similarly one each in the evening. The duration of therapy recommended is for seven days.
 PyloKit is indicated for the eradication of H. pylori in active chronic gastritis, duodenal and gastric ulcers.
Three tablets in morning and evening after food.
Answered: Tue, 26 Jun 2012
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