Medicine Overview of Pantom Injection
Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Pantom 40mg 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 Pantom 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.
- Pantom 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 Pantom can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.
- Pantom 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
Pantom Injection related warnings
Taking a large amount of alcohol can increase acidity and ca
use acid reflux in the food pipe causing heartburn. This would decrease the effect of this drug and can aggravate your underlying condition.
Pantom 40mg 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.
Pantom 40mg Injection should be used with caution during lac
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Pantom 40mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Pantom 40mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pantom 40mg Injection is recommended.
However, the use of Pantom 40mg Injection is not advised along with other medicines used for the treatment of Helicobacter Pylori infection.
Pantom 40mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pantom 40mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Pantoprazole, 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 Pantom Injection
Pantom is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which is used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
No, Pantom 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.
Pantom is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Pantom 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, Pantom is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which inhibits the secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
Pantom 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 Pantom with ondansetron?
No relevant interactions have been reported between Pantom and ondansetron. Consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with azithromycin?
No clinically relevant interactions have been reported between Pantom and azithromycin so far. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with Ibuprofen?
There are no interactions reported between Pantom and ibuprofen when used together. However, you must consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with ranitidine?
Both Pantom and ranitidine work by lowering the acid secretion in the stomach for stomach ulcers and heartburn. There are no interactions reported between ranitidine and Pantom if used together. However, studies have also shown no additional benefit in using ranitidine along with Pantom. Please Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with amoxicillin?
No clinically relevant interaction has been reported between Pantom Pantom and amoxicillin. Please check with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with antibiotics?
Various studies comparing the use of Pantom while the patients were also taking different antibiotics revealed no clinically relevant interactions. However, always consult your doctor before taking Pantom along with antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Pantom with levothyroxine?
Absorption (time to reach blood) of levothyroxine may be delayed if it is taken with Pantom. Consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantom with other medications?
Pantom can generally be taken safely with other drugs. But there are certain medications like anti-HIV drugs and anticoagulants which can have interaction with Pantom and thus should not be combined or should be closely monitored when given together. Please consult your doctor if you need to take Pantom with other medications.
Q. Can I take Pantom with ciprofloxacin?
There are no interactions reported between Pantom 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 Pantom. If you experience excessive hair loss while taking Pantom, please consult your doctor.
Both diarrhea and constipation have been reported as a common side effects of Pantom in children and in adults. Consult your doctor if you experience intolerable side effects while taking Pantom.
Change in weight has been associated with Pantom. Consult your doctor if you have weight gain or weight loss during Pantom use.
Dry mouth has been reported as a side effect with Pantom. Kindly consult your doctor if you have this problem while taking Pantom.
Flatulence (gas), abdominal distension, and bloating (fullness) have been associated with Pantom use. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Dementia has not been reported with Pantom 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 Pantom. Do consult your doctor if you have any such symptom.
Yes, like any other medicine, Pantom has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Pantom contain aluminum or magnesium?
Pantom 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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