Pantosec 40 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Pantosec Tablet

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

Pantosec Tablet side effects

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

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

How Pantosec Tablet works

Pantosec 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.

Pantosec Tablet related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Pantosec Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Pantosec 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

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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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 Pantosec with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pantosec

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I am suffering from arthritis;its medication leads to hair fall. How could I control it suggest some home remedies.My current medicines are HCQS 200. Pantosec 40 mg Meftal MR Saaz 500 Dolonex DT 20 mg Neurobion forte Mep 4 mg What should I add further to stop hair fall
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
For hairfall Use 5% regaine lotion - 1ml to apply twice daily over dry scalp with fingers Continue for 4months Wash ur fingers after applicationthis is drug induced hairfall as long as you continue those Medicines there will be hairfall start the lotion it will get controlled after 2months
Hi sir I am suffer from mouth ulcers it happens twices in a month but I don't know the reason why it happens always doctor advise me to take Becomplex tablet in a week so sir please help me for full curing of my mouth ulcersI take tablet pantosec 40 mg one hour before food & becousles(B complex)Sir I know the reason why mouth ulcer happen always
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
if u getting repeated ulcer, avoid spicy food firstand take cobadex CZS twice daily for 4 weeksalso evion 400 mg once daily in night for 4 weeksif u eat tobacco or smoke , than u have to quit that
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FAQs

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

Pantosec 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 Pantosec?

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

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

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

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

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

Q. Can I take Pantosec at bedtime?

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

Q. Can I take Pantosec with antibiotics?

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

Q. Does Pantosec cause hair loss?

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

Q. Does Pantosec cause constipation?

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

Q. Does Pantosec cause weight gain?

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

Q. Does Pantosec cause dry mouth?

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

Q. Does Pantosec cause gas?

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

Q. Is Pantosec safe?

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

Q. What is Pantosec used for?

Pantosec 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 3rd Jan 2019.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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