PANTOPRAZOLE 40 MG Tablet
BRAND NAME: AMZOPAN
COMPOSITION: PANTOPRAZOLE 40 MG
Pantoprazole is a drug that is used in the treatment of erosive esophagitis. In layman’s language, it is used for curing the damage caused by GERD or gastroesophageal reflux disease. It is a medical condition when the opposite acid flow from the stomach leads to heartburn or injury to the esophagus. It is used especially by children till 5-year-olds and adults. Pantoprazole is also a proton pump preventer that brings down the acid produced in the stomach. It is cycled for at least 8 weeks till your esophagus recovers. Keep this thing in mind that it is not used for getting immediate relief from heartburn.
Pantoprazole is a medicine that also helps in the treatment of many other stomach acid issues and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Before using this medicine, keep the following points in your mind:
- Avoid using this medicine for a longer duration as longer use of this drug will make the absorption of vitamin B-12 harder.
- Pantoprazole might lead to kidney issues such as frequent urinating or blood in your urine.
- It may lead to Diarrhea.
- Do not use this medicine if you have low magnesium levels, lupus, or osteoporosis.
- Keep the dosage within the limit or as prescribed by your doctor.