Ppi 40 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Ppi Tablet

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

Ppi Tablet side effects

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

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

How Ppi Tablet works

Ppi 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.

Ppi Tablet related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Ppi Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Ppi 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

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Ppi 40 mg Tablet to reduce stomach acid and heal stomach ulcers.
  • 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 Ppi with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Stoin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Clopinorm
MINOR
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ppi

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I have done endoscopy for tightness in right side of throat and endoscopy results are normal in spite of normal endoscopy is the reason for tightness due to acidity.
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Yes it is usually due to acidity. Try anti acid PPI for 1month
now in digest problems Gemer 1 morning and night before food Dynaglift 20mg morning after food Amitrip 25mg night 1.5tablet take Last 2 months
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
What are ur sugar levels and you should start ANY PPI IN EMPTY STOMACH
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FAQs

Q. How long does it take for Ppi to work?
Ppi 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 Ppi?
It is best to take Ppi before your breakfast. If you are taking two doses, take it in the morning and evening. Ppi is more effective when it is taken 30 min before your food.
Q. Can I stop taking Ppi if I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Ppi before completing the full course of treatment. You will start to feel better before your treatment is completed.
Q. Is it safe to use Ppi for long term?
Ppi should be used as long as prescribed by your doctor. Ppi is usually considered to be safe when taken in the recommended dose and duration.
Q. Can I take Ppi at bedtime?
If advised by your doctor, Ppi can be taken at bedtime. It is helpful in controlling overnight excess acid secretion.
Q. Is Ppi a proton pump inhibitor (PPI)?
Yes, Ppi is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which inhibits the secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
Q. Can I take Ppi forever?
No, Ppi should be used for the duration advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Ppi with antibiotics?
Various studies comparing the use of Ppi while the patients were also taking different antibiotics revealed no clinically relevant interactions. However, always consult your doctor before taking Ppi along with antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Ppi with other medications?
Ppi can generally be taken safely with other drugs. But there are certain medications like anti-HIV drugs and anticoagulants which can have interaction with Ppi and thus should not be combined or should be closely monitored when given together. Please consult your doctor if you need to take Ppi with other medications.
Q. Can I take Ppi with ciprofloxacin?
There are no interactions reported between Ppi and ciprofloxacin. However, this does not mean interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Ppi cause hair loss?
Hair loss has not been reported with the use of Ppi. If you experience excessive hair loss while taking Ppi, please consult your doctor.
Q. Does Ppi cause constipation?
Both diarrhea and constipation have been reported as a common side effects of Ppi in children and in adults. Consult your doctor if you experience intolerable side effects while taking Ppi.
Q. Does Ppi cause weight gain?
Change in weight has been associated with Ppi. Consult your doctor if you have weight gain or weight loss during Ppi use.
Q. Does Ppi cause dry mouth?
Dry mouth has been reported as a side effect with Ppi. Kindly consult your doctor if you have this problem while taking Ppi.
Q. Does Ppi cause gas?
Flatulence (gas), abdominal distension, and bloating (fullness) have been associated with Ppi use. Consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Q. Is Ppi safe?
Ppi is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. What is Ppi used for?
Ppi is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which is used for the treatment of conditions like heartburn, acid regurgitation, and stomach ulcers.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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