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Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Esoz Fast Tablet

Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease.

Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps to provide relief in acid related indigestion and heartburn. It is taken by mouth one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning. Take this medicine in dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Before taking this medicine it is better to inform doctor if you have any liver disease as dose of your medicine needs to be adjusted. It is better to not take this medicine along with an antacid, you may try to take it two hours before or after taking this medicine.

It is well tolerated and safe medicine with a very low incidence of bad effects. However, there can be side effects like nausea, headache and abdominal pain. Dizziness and sleepiness may occur after using this medicine, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. This medicine may cause diarrhea, so it is better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine as it may help to prevent dehydration. However, it is better to consult doctor if you get watery diarrhea with fever or stomach pain that does not go away. In some cases it may cause constipation but increase in fluid intake can be helpful in this condition also. Remember long term use of this medicine may lead to deficiency of vitamin B12 and magnesium. This medicine may cause an increased risk for osteoporosis related fractures of the hip, wrist or spine when used for a longer time. Thus, taking adequate supplements of calcium and magnesium can be helpful in such cases.

Esoz Fast Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea
  • Sleepiness
  • Rapid breathing
  • Increased liver enzymes

How to use Esoz Fast Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Esoz Fast Tablet works

Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet 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.

Esoz Fast Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Esoz Fast Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Esoz Fast 40 mg Tablet, 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • Some healthy tips to prevent acidity from happening:
    • Avoid taking hot tea, coffee, spicy food, and chocolate. Instead, have cold milk and cold coffee as these help neutralize the acid in the stomach.
    • Avoid alcohol and smoking.
    • Avoid eating late at night or before bedtime.
       
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • Long-term use can cause weak bones and deficiency of minerals such as magnesium. Take adequate dietary intake of calcium and magnesium or their supplements as prescribed by your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Esoz Fast with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Konit
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Esoz Fast

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Suffering from acid reflux for last 7 years. Taking Nexpro RD 20 regularly since last 7 years. Though doctors are advising not to take nexpro for longtime. But I am helf less. Sometimes in spite of taking antacid, I feel pain in right or left chest due to acidity. To get rid off the pain I sometimes take nexpro fast 20 and it works. I check up health every year. I take cardace 5 for bp and lonazep md 0 25 regularly. My sugar fasting and lipid profile report is fine. Kindly inform acid reflux is curable or not and how. What are the long term effects of acid reflux. I have done endoscopy at least 3 times. Last was done before 3 years.
Dr. Pawan Rawal
Gastroenterologist
May try antacids Good physical activity Avoid stress, smoking and alcohol Less Tea, coffee and milk More curd and butter milk Should meet a gastroenterologist
I m suffering from mouth ulcer again and again dr. say because of my stumach heat but I m worried about it.some time it pain.I take folikasvid tab or befolsin,give any suggestion please
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Tab Esoz 40mg before breakfast. Avoid oily spicy food.
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FAQs

Q. Can a patient undergoing dialysis take Esoz Fast?

Esoz Fast can be taken by a patient undergoing dialysis in a manner as prescribed by the doctor. This is extensively bound to proteins in the body, so, it is not expected to be removed by dialysis.

Q. Can I take Esoz Fast with domperidone?

Esoz Fast can be taken with domperidone. Esoz Fast decreases the acid secretion and domperidone increases the gut motility and helps in reducing nausea and vomiting.

Q. Is Esoz Fast available over the counter?

No, Esoz Fast is not available as an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.

Q. Can I take Esoz Fast with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?

Esoz Fast can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. However, antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Esoz Fast. This is because the other antacids can interfere with the effec of Esoz Fast when they are taken simultaneously.

Q. Is Esoz Fast safe to use?

Yes, Esoz Fast is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, its use is associated with some common side effects like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.

Q. Can I take Esoz Fast with ranitidine?

Yes, Esoz Fast can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together. As Esoz Fast do take some days to show its action, so, ranitidine is given to the patients to immediate relief.

Q. Can the use of Esoz Fast cause weight gain?

Esoz Fast is not known to cause weight gain.

Q. Can the use of Esoz Fast affect birth control?

Esoz Fast does not seem to affect birth control, as no drug interactions have been reported between Esoz Fast and oral birth control pills. It is safe to take the two medications together.

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