Pantova 40mg Tablet

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Seagull Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd

Composition for Pantova 40mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Acidity, Heartburn, Intestinal ulcers
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Alcohol
39.6
₹3.96/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pantova Tablet

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Uses of Pantova Tablet

Pantova 40mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn, intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of Pantova Tablet

Common

Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.

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

How Pantova Tablet works

Pantova 40mg 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.

In Depth Information on Pantova Tablet

Expert advice for Pantova Tablet

  • 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.
  • Pantova 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 Pantova can weaken your bones by decreasing calcium levels in blood. You may need a calcium supplement, preferably calcium citrate.
  • Pantova 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
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Pantova Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Pantova Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
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.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Pantova 40mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Pantova 40mg Tablet should be used with caution during lact
ation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Pantova 40mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
SAFE
Pantova 40mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pantova 40mg Tablet is recommended.

However, the use of Pantova 40mg Tablet is not advised along with other medicines used for the treatment of Helicobacter Pylori infection.
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Liver
Pantova 40mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pantova 40mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Danavir 600mg Tablet, Ritomune 100mg Capsule, Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Azibey 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Pantova Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Pantoprazole

Pantova is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which is used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
No, Pantova 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.
Pantova is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Pantova 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, Pantova is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which inhibits the secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
Pantova 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 Pantova with ondansetron?
No relevant interactions have been reported between Pantova and ondansetron. Consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with azithromycin?
No clinically relevant interactions have been reported between Pantova and azithromycin so far. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with Ibuprofen?
There are no interactions reported between Pantova and ibuprofen when used together. However, you must consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with ranitidine?
Both Pantova and ranitidine work by lowering the acid secretion in the stomach for stomach ulcers and heartburn. There are no interactions reported between ranitidine and Pantova if used together. However, studies have also shown no additional benefit in using ranitidine along with Pantova. Please Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with amoxicillin?
No clinically relevant interaction has been reported between Pantova Pantova and amoxicillin. Please check with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with antibiotics?
Various studies comparing the use of Pantova while the patients were also taking different antibiotics revealed no clinically relevant interactions. However, always consult your doctor before taking Pantova along with antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Pantova with levothyroxine?
Absorption (time to reach blood) of levothyroxine may be delayed if it is taken with Pantova. Consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Pantova with other medications?
Pantova can generally be taken safely with other drugs. But there are certain medications like anti-HIV drugs and anticoagulants which can have interaction with Pantova and thus should not be combined or should be closely monitored when given together. Please consult your doctor if you need to take Pantova with other medications.
Q. Can I take Pantova with ciprofloxacin?
There are no interactions reported between Pantova 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 Pantova. If you experience excessive hair loss while taking Pantova, please consult your doctor.
Both diarrhea and constipation have been reported as a common side effects of Pantova in children and in adults. Consult your doctor if you experience intolerable side effects while taking Pantova.
Change in weight has been associated with Pantova. Consult your doctor if you have weight gain or weight loss during Pantova use.
Dry mouth has been reported as a side effect with Pantova. Kindly consult your doctor if you have this problem while taking Pantova.
Flatulence (gas), abdominal distension, and bloating (fullness) have been associated with Pantova use. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Dementia has not been reported with Pantova 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 Pantova. Do consult your doctor if you have any such symptom.
Yes, like any other medicine, Pantova has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Pantova contain aluminum or magnesium?
Pantova 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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