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Ppi 40 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Ppi 40 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Ppi Tablet

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

Side Effects of Ppi are 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.
In Depth Information on Ppi Tablet

Expert advice for Ppi Tablet

  • 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.
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Ppi Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Ppi Tablet
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?

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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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ppi

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
Every day morning at wake up time, i am having itching in my nose. So i use to rub the nose and making sounds with mouth for 20 to 25 times and breathing loudly with mouth. then the itching sensation will stop. after 2 minits start sneezing 20 times approx. then the problem is okay. again next day morning same situation. I use to take Levocetrizine 5 mg tablets at night time before sleep. When i take above tablet, next day morning is okay, otherwise the problem is repeating. please suggest me.
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
As per your history you have allergic rhinitis and acid reflux. You have to take long term antihistamine and ppiConsult an ENT specialist for proper clinical examination
This problems before 1 year
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
For Gastritis you need to take PPI medications . For Piles follow these guidelinesAvoid prolonged sitting during bowel movements Avoid straining Avoid constipation by adequate hydration, high fibre diet and fibre supplements, Regular exercises Sidtz bathwith Potassium permagnateFor more information read my article http://knockknockdoctor.blogspot.in/2016/09/piles-hemorrhoids.html
Weakness and knee pain and acids
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It is not good control. A person can control his or her sugar levels by doing regular exercise and walk or regular aerobic exercises at least 30 to 45 minutes per day.MEDICAL NUTRITIONAL THERAPY THAT IS TO MAINTAIN CALORIES INTAKE AS PER BMI .TAKE HELP OF DIABETIC EDUCATOR. VISIT YOUR DOCTOR AND FOLLOW ALL WHAT DOCTOR SUGGESTED.IN TIME ALL ROUTINE INVESTIGATIONS SHOULD BE DONE.you should not treat it as disease but a start of a healthy life.Uncontrolled sugar levels for long time leads to lower limb weakness which is neuropathy and which is followed by foot ulcers and other complications like kidney or heart problems .online prescription is not allowed without seeing pt.so contact doctor nearby for any change or dose adjustment or visit my clinic at gurgaon sector 52 RdCity snergy multi speciality clinic near SRS MARKETTake vitamin D suppliments and some PPI IN EMPTY STOMACH LIKE CAP PANTOCID DSR
Now I am taking esomeprazole-40mg once in the morning in empty stomach. What is the best medicine in ayurveda for acidity?What should be best medicine in stead of allopathic?
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
there are a lotbof medicines to cure acidity in Ayurveda. syrup smllapitta mishran 10 ml thrice before meal, and powder anago 1 spoon befre meal twice. Anago powder is my self prepared medicine and is very effective. follow a healthy lifestyle, avoid junk spicy oily food
I have acidity &lots of gases problemsI am waiting. Thanku
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take RABEKIND DSR twice daily 1 hour before breakfast and 1 hour before dinner for 4 weeksTab ZINCOVIT once daily after breakfast for 4 weeksSyrup ULGEL 10ml twice daily with meals for 2 weeks

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Frequently asked questions about Ppi Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Pantoprazole
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.
Q. Is Ppi an antacid?
No, Ppi 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.
Q. Is Ppi safe?
Ppi is relatively safe if taken in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Ppi a painkiller?
No, Ppi 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.
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?
Ppi 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 Ppi with ondansetron?
No relevant interactions have been reported between Ppi and ondansetron. Consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Ppi with azithromycin?
No clinically relevant interactions have been reported between Ppi and azithromycin so far. Consult your doctor before taking these drugs together.
Q. Can I take Ppi with Ibuprofen?
There are no interactions reported between Ppi and ibuprofen when used together. However, you must consult your doctor before taking them together.
Q. Can I take Ppi with ranitidine?
Both Ppi and ranitidine work by lowering the acid secretion in the stomach for stomach ulcers and heartburn. There are no interactions reported between ranitidine and Ppi if used together. However, studies have also shown no additional benefit in using ranitidine along with Ppi. Please Consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ppi with amoxicillin?
No clinically relevant interaction has been reported between Ppi Ppi and amoxicillin. Please check with your doctor before taking these medicines together.
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 levothyroxine?
Absorption (time to reach blood) of levothyroxine may be delayed if it is taken with Ppi. Consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
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. Does Ppi cause dementia?
Dementia has not been reported with Ppi use. Consult your doctor if you have any symptoms of dementia.
Q. Does Ppi cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea is one of the most commonly occurring side effects with the use of Ppi. Do consult your doctor if you have any such symptom.
Q. Does Ppi expire?
Yes, like any other medicine, Ppi has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Ppi contain aluminum or magnesium?
Ppi 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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Ppi with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Ppi with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan
Ppi with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam
Ppi with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure
Ppi with Clonazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonazepam: Panik
Ppi with Alprazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alprazolam: Eurolam, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Ppi with Methotrexate
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Methotrexate: Methosis
Ppi with Phenytoin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin
Ppi with Clopidogrel
MINOR
Medicines with composition Clopidogrel: Clopinorm
Ppi with Roxithromycin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Roxithromycin: Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro, Ani Rox, Enirox
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