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Sompraz 40 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Sompraz Injection

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

Sompraz Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Flatulence
  • Diarrhea
  • Injection site reaction

How to use Sompraz Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Sompraz Injection works

Sompraz 40 mg Injection 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.

Sompraz Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Sompraz 40 mg Injection.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sompraz 40 mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Sompraz 40 mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Sompraz 40 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Sompraz 40 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Sompraz 40 mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease.
Liver
Sompraz 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sompraz 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sompraz Injection?

If you miss a dose of Sompraz 40 mg Injection, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • 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.
  • Take it one hour before the meal, preferably in the morning.
  • It is a well-tolerated medicine and provides relief for a long time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Sompraz 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): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
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 Sompraz

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Many a times I feel acid reflux in the evening. Need help with diet to avoid that
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Avoid oily spicy food , eat small frequent meals can take tab sompraz IT before breakfast.
My ige level is 1600 and i feel uncomfortable in cold weather and facing problem of acid reflux also.what treatment i should take
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
send scan copy of reports. Take Tab Sompraz 20 1 empty stomach x 5 days
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FAQs

Q. Can a patient undergoing dialysis take Sompraz?

Sompraz can be taken by a patient undergoing dialysis in a manner as prescribed by the doctor. This is extensively bound to proteins in the body, so, it is not expected to be removed by dialysis.

Q. Can I take Sompraz with domperidone?

Sompraz can be taken with domperidone. Sompraz decreases the acid secretion and domperidone increases the gut motility and helps in reducing nausea and vomiting.

Q. Is Sompraz available over the counter?

No, Sompraz is not available as an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.

Q. Can I take Sompraz with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?

Sompraz can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. However, antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Sompraz. This is because the other antacids can interfere with the effec of Sompraz when they are taken simultaneously.

Q. Is Sompraz safe to use?

Yes, Sompraz is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, its use is associated with some common side effects like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.

Q. Can I take Sompraz with ranitidine?

Yes, Sompraz can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together. As Sompraz do take some days to show its action, so, ranitidine is given to the patients to immediate relief.

Q. Can the use of Sompraz cause weight gain?

Sompraz is not known to cause weight gain.

Q. Can the use of Sompraz affect birth control?

Sompraz does not seem to affect birth control, as no drug interactions have been reported between Sompraz and oral birth control pills. It is safe to take the two medications together.

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References
  1. Wallace JL, Sharkey KA. Pharmacotherapy of Gastric Acidity, Peptic Ulcers, and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman's: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.; 2011. [Accessed 24 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. U.S. National Library of Medicine. Esomeprazole. [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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