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Pantop 40 Tablet


Uses of Pantop Tablet

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

Pantop Tablet side effects

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

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

How Pantop Tablet works

Pantop 40 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.

Pantop Tablet related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Pantop Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Pantop 40 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

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Pantop 40 Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • 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 Pantop with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Panik
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
Brand(s): Mgmax
Brand(s): Psycopan
Brand(s): Dizapam
Brand(s): Risure
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Brand(s): Stoin
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
Brand(s): Clopinorm

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pantop

upper abdominal problem with gastric history. using RabletD tablet regularly but the pain is chronic since yesterday till now. please help Doctor
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hello, Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. I would advice you to go for an Upper GI Endoscopy and Ultrasound Abdomen for the same. You might be having Gall bladder issues or Peptic ulcer disease.
Dear sir, I feel pain in all over part below the stomach and my both of the legs feels more pain when I wake in the morning since past 1 months. Please suggest what I do
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Tab pantop 40mg before breakfast
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User Feedback


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

Pantop 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 Pantop?

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

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

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

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

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

Q. Can I take Pantop at bedtime?

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

Q. Does Pantop cause hair loss?

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

Q. Does Pantop cause constipation?

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

Q. Does Pantop cause gas?

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

Q. Is Pantop safe?

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

Q. What is Pantop used for?

Pantop is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). PPIs are used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Mercantile Chamber, 3rd Floor, 12, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400 001, India.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Pantop 40 Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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