Pantocid 40 mg (Pantoprazole) tablet
Pantocid 40 mg is contains Pantoprazole 40 mg tablet which is used to treat stomach ulcers and short term relief from the erosive esophagitis caused due to gastroesophageal reflux disease which also known as acid reflux. Pantocid DSR is the combination of two drugs Pantoprazole 40 mg with Domperidone 30 mg. Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor which helps in decreasing the gastric acid secretion. Pan in Pantocid 20 mg tablet is an acid reducer which reduces the HCL production and other natural acid production in the stomach.
Pantocid DSR tablet came into existence with Pantoprazole Domperidone sustained release tablet. Domperidone is drug used in treating gastroesophageal reflux. It has been found to be active antiemetic activity. Antiemetic is class of drug which is used and found effective against nausea and vomiting.
How Pantoprazole Domperidone works ?
Pantoprazole 40 mg is one of the active ingredient of the drug Pantocid DSR. It is used in treating stomach ulcers and giving the short term relief from gastroesophageal reflux disease. In which acid produced by stomach start refluxing back into the esophagus and sometimes patients may tastes the sour taste, erosive esophagitis, stomach irritation.
Where Domperidone in DSR is drug is used gastroesophageal reflux, gives relief from antiemetic activity helps in treating vomiting and nausea.
Combinations available for Pantoprazole available
Pantocid is available in 3 combinations
- Pantocid DSR (Pantoprazole + Domperidone)
- Pantocid 40 mg (Pantoprazole 40 mg) tablet
- Pantocid 20 mg (Pantoprazole 20 mg) tablet
Manufacturer of Pantocid 40 mg tablet
Pantocid 20 mg , 40 mg and Pantocid DSR is Sun Pharma.
What are the Pantocid DSR uses and Pantocid 20 mg / 40 mg tablet Pantoprazole uses
Some of the uses of Pantocid tablet are listed below
- Short-term treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
- Helping in healing caused by erosive esophagitis
- Relief from antiemetic activity (Nausea and Vomiting)
How to take Pantocid DSR ?
To take this medication, take this medicine empty stomach. Take whole tablet in one go with one glass of water do not break the tablet in parts. Do not stop taking Pantoprazole 20 mg medicine as it is necessary to solve the and give short term relief from stomach ulcers. Pantocid DSR is sustained release drug which makes it release in an extended period giving relief from stomach ulcers for much longer time and solves the problem of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. It is recommended to complete your prescription before stop taking the drug.
Pantoprazole 40 mg side effects
Side effects of Pantoprazole 40 mg and Pantocid DSR Weakness, Anxiety, Diarrhea, Insomnia, Fluctuation in weight, Drowsiness, Trouble concentrating, Confusion, Nervousness, Trouble breathing, Stomach pain