Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Pantoagma Tablet

Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acidity, peptic ulcer disease and gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux).

Pantoagma Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea

How to use Pantoagma 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. Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pantoagma Tablet works

Pantoagma 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.

Pantoagma Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet 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.
Driving
Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE
Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, the use of Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet is not advised along with other medicines used for the treatment of Helicobacter Pylori infection.
Liver
Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Pantoagma Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Pantoagma 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Pantoagma 40 mg Tablet to reduce stomach acid and heal stomach ulcers.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.
  • Inform your doctor if you get watery diarrhea, fever or stomach pain that does not go away.
  • 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.
  • 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 Pantoagma with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pantoagma

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Now I am taking esomeprazole-40mg once in the morning in empty stomach. What is the best medicine in ayurveda for acidity?What should be best medicine in stead of allopathic?
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
there are a lotbof medicines to cure acidity in Ayurveda. syrup smllapitta mishran 10 ml thrice before meal, and powder anago 1 spoon befre meal twice. Anago powder is my self prepared medicine and is very effective. follow a healthy lifestyle, avoid junk spicy oily food
I have acidity &lots of gases problemsI am waiting. Thanku
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take RABEKIND DSR twice daily 1 hour before breakfast and 1 hour before dinner for 4 weeksTab ZINCOVIT once daily after breakfast for 4 weeksSyrup ULGEL 10ml twice daily with meals for 2 weeks
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FAQs

Q. How long does it take for Pantoagma to work?

Pantoagma will start working in 2-3 hours after ingestion. You should start to feel better in 2-3 days.

Q. What is the best time to take Pantoagma?

It is best to take Pantoagma before your breakfast. If you are taking two doses, take it in the morning and evening. Pantoagma is more effective when it is taken 30 min before your food.

Q. Can I stop taking Pantoagma if I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Pantoagma before completing the full course of treatment. You will start to feel better before your treatment is completed.

Q. Is it safe to use Pantoagma for long term?

Pantoagma should be used as long as prescribed by your doctor. Pantoagma is usually considered to be safe when taken in the recommended dose and duration.

Q. Can I take Pantoagma at bedtime?

If advised by your doctor, Pantoagma can be taken at bedtime. It is helpful in controlling overnight excess acid secretion.

Q. Can I take Pantoagma with antibiotics?

Yes, according to clinical studies, it is safe to take antibiotics while taking Pantoagma. However, always consult your doctor before taking Pantoagma along with antibiotics.

Q. Does Pantoagma cause hair loss?

No, hair loss has not been reported with the use of Pantoagma. If you experience excessive hair loss while taking Pantoagma, please consult your doctor.

Q. Does Pantoagma cause constipation?

Yes, both diarrhea and constipation have been reported as common side effects of Pantoagma in children and in adults. Consult your doctor if you experience intolerable side effects while taking Pantoagma.

Q. Does Pantoagma cause weight gain?

Yes, Pantoagma can cause both weight gain or weight loss. Consult your doctor if you have weight gain or weight loss while using Pantoagma.

Q. Does Pantoagma cause dry mouth?

Yes, the use of Pantoagma can cause dry mouth. Kindly consult your doctor if you have this problem while taking Pantoagma.

Q. Does Pantoagma cause gas?

Flatulence (gas), abdominal distension, and bloating (fullness) can occur as a result of Pantoagma use. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.

Q. Is Pantoagma safe?

Yes, Pantoagma is relatively safe if taken in the prescribed dose for the prescribed duration advised by your doctor.

Q. What is Pantoagma used for?

Pantoagma is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). PPIs are used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 27th Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
MRP
70
10 tablets in 1 strip
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