Medicine Overview of Biopenta Powder for Injection
Biopenta 40 mg Injection is used in the treatment of acidity
, peptic ulcer disease and gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux).
Side Effects of Biopenta are Vomiting, Headache, Dizziness, Stomach pain, Nausea, Flatulence, Diarrhoea, Joint pain.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Biopenta 40 mg Injection is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion and heartburn.
In Depth Information on Biopenta Powder for Injection
- Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after taking it for 14 days as you may be suffering from some other problem that needs attention.
- Biopenta 40 mg Injection can decrease magnesium levels in blood. Get your magnesium levels checked regularly. You may need a magnesium supplement or need to discontinue your medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you are suffering from osteoporosis as Biopenta 40 mg Injection can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.
- Biopenta 40 mg Injection is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
- It may take a few days to show its effect. You can take an antacid for a quick relief during this time unless your doctor has asked you not to use them.
- Once you start feeling better, do not stop taking your medicine. Take it for the duration as advised by your doctor
Biopenta Powder for Injection related warnings
Biopenta 40 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Biopenta 40 mg Injection should be used with caution during lactation.
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Biopenta 40 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Biopenta 40 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Biopenta 40 mg Injection is recommended.
However, the use of Biopenta 40 mg Injection is not advised along with other medicines used for the treatment of Helicobacter Pylori infection.
Biopenta 40 mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Biopenta 40 mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Biopenta 40 mg Injection, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Biopenta Powder for Injection
Biopenta is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which is used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
No, Biopenta is not an antacid, it belongs to a therapeutic group of drugs called proton pump inhibitors. It acts by decreasing acid secretion in the stomach while antacids neutralize the acid in the stomach and coat the stomach mucosa.
Biopenta is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Biopenta is not a painkiller. It is a proton pump inhibitor which is used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
Yes, Biopenta is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which inhibits the secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
Biopenta should not be taken for a long time unless there is an indication for the medicine. Though generally safe, certain conditions like low magnesium levels and fractures are associated with long-term use. Consult your doctor before continuing the drug for a long time as you may need to get some tests done on a regular basis.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with ondansetron?
No relevant interactions have been reported between Biopenta and ondansetron. Consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with azithromycin?
No clinically relevant interactions have been reported between Biopenta and azithromycin so far. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with Ibuprofen?
There are no interactions reported between Biopenta and ibuprofen when used together. However, you must consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with ranitidine?
Both Biopenta and ranitidine work by lowering the acid secretion in the stomach for stomach ulcers and heartburn. There are no interactions reported between ranitidine and Biopenta if used together. However, studies have also shown no additional benefit in using ranitidine along with Biopenta. Please Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with amoxicillin?
No clinically relevant interaction has been reported between Biopenta Biopenta and amoxicillin. Please check with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with antibiotics?
Various studies comparing the use of Biopenta while the patients were also taking different antibiotics revealed no clinically relevant interactions. However, always consult your doctor before taking Biopenta along with antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with levothyroxine?
Absorption (time to reach blood) of levothyroxine may be delayed if it is taken with Biopenta. Consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with other medications?
Biopenta can generally be taken safely with other drugs. But there are certain medications like anti-HIV drugs and anticoagulants which can have interaction with Biopenta and thus should not be combined or should be closely monitored when given together. Please consult your doctor if you need to take Biopenta with other medications.
Q. Can I take Biopenta with ciprofloxacin?
There are no interactions reported between Biopenta and ciprofloxacin. However, this does not mean interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Hair loss has not been reported with the use of Biopenta. If you experience excessive hair loss while taking Biopenta, please consult your doctor.
Both diarrhea and constipation have been reported as a common side effects of Biopenta in children and in adults. Consult your doctor if you experience intolerable side effects while taking Biopenta.
Change in weight has been associated with Biopenta. Consult your doctor if you have weight gain or weight loss during Biopenta use.
Dry mouth has been reported as a side effect with Biopenta. Kindly consult your doctor if you have this problem while taking Biopenta.
Flatulence (gas), abdominal distension, and bloating (fullness) have been associated with Biopenta use. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Dementia has not been reported with Biopenta use. Consult your doctor if you have any symptoms of dementia.
Diarrhea is one of the most commonly occurring side effects with the use of Biopenta. Do consult your doctor if you have any such symptom.
Yes, like any other medicine, Biopenta has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Biopenta contain aluminum or magnesium?
Biopenta does not commonly contain aluminum or magnesium as an excipient (additional substance) or as a coating. Please read the package insert available with the medicine for further information.
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