Medicine Overview of Pepsigard Tablet
Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers
Side Effect of Pepsigard is Constipation.
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. Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet forms a coating over the ulcer or any other raw surface. This creates a physical barrier that protects the ulcer/raw surface from the gastric acid or any other injury, allowing it to heal.
In Depth Information on Pepsigard Tablet
- Do not take the Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
- Take Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
- Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet.
- Notify your doctor if you have a kidney disorder, as it may put you at a greater risk of developing aluminum overload.
- Notify your doctor, if you are or planning to become pregnant.
Pepsigard Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pepsigard 1 gm 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.
Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Pepsigard 1 gm Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Pepsigard 1 gm 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.
Frequently asked questions about Pepsigard Tablet
Q. Is Pepsigard an antibiotic/sulfa drug/pain-killer/PPI?
Pepsigard is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine
Q. Is Pepsigard available or sold over the counter?
No. Pepsigard is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Q. Is Pepsigard gluten free?
Yes. Pepsigard is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Pepsigard is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take Pepsigard with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen/Pepto?
Yes. Pepsigard can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor
Q. Does Pepsigard cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia/ heartburn?
Pepsigard does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Is Pepsigard a narcotic drug?
No. Pepsigard is not a narcotic drug.
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Taking Pepsigard with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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