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Pantoprazole

FDA Approved: August 2, 2007
Pharm Company: TEVA PHARMS
Category: Ulcer

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Pantoprazole Overview

Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor drug that inhibits gastric acid secretion. Contents 1 Use 2 Adverse effects 2.1 Common 2.2 Serious 3 Pharmacology 4 Pharmacokinetics 5 Availability 5.1 Brand names 6 References 7 External links Use Pantoprazole is used for short-term treatment of erosion and ulceration of the oesophagus caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease. Initial treatment is generally of eight weeks' duration, after which another eight week course of treatment ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pantoprazole

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pantoprazole rash
Make it go away. The rash on my hands is beyond belief since I was prescribed Pantoprazole. I am using fresh aloe and it only provides temporary relief. I just want the rash to go away. I have a weak auto-immune system and it looks like I cannot fight this one off. ## Hello, Marsha! How are you? It isn't normal for a rash from a systemic medication to be isolated to just a certain area of the body, such as your hands. Have you been exposed to anything else new? IS the rash itchy or just a red noticeable rash? Have you consulted your doctor? Are you on any other medications?
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Can Pantoprazole Cause Swelling
My feet and legs/stomach are very swollen. The only thing new is the pantoprazole. Could it cause the swelling or do I have something else wrong? ## Yes, Pantoprazole can cause swelling, as it is one of many possible side effects of taking this medication. Directions for this drug note to seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Pantoprazole: Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); bone pain; chest pain; dark urine; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; red, SWOLLEN, blistered, or peeling SKIN; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual tiredness; vision changes; yellowing of the skin or eyes. Being that ...
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Pantocid 40 Mg Side Effects
How long does the side effect last of the drowsiness. The tablet make me very sleepy ## Pantocid contains the active ingredient Pantoprazole, which is a proton pump inhibitor that's most commonly used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach. Learn more Pantoprazole details here. And it can cause some minor drowsiness, as a side effect, but it is very unusual for it to be that severe. What time of day are you taking it? Do you also take any other medications? ## My wife take t.pantocid 40 mg tablet for gas trouble .any side effect for this medicine
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pantoprazole and domperidone tablet side effects
i have been taking this medicine for more than 5 years i want to know what are the side effects of this medicine as i have been suffering with the problem of acidity
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pantoprazole sod dr 40mg tab
why is it on hold by manufactors. my drug stores cant refill my prescription. they are saying its has been on backlog for over 90 days now ## Hello, Charlie! How are you? I'm sorry, but I can't find any information on there being a shortage or anything. There are other similar medications available over the counter, such as Prilosec. Have you asked about using one of them instead? ## I have 4 boxes
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Please provide information about Pantoprazole
I have not been able to find a medicine that helps with what my doctor thinks is Gerd. The last medicine was protonix and within 21/2 weeks I am having side effects. Ankles are spasming as well as hands however I have spondilosis. I have never had spasms in these areas until protonix and I still have food that gets stuck and continuous hiccups. My doctor put me on 400 mgs of magnesium. Any answers or opinions? ## Hello, JLM! How are you doing? It isn't actually that food gets stuck, though it does feel like it. It's esophageal erosion and irritation there. Sometimes you swallow something that irritates it and gets it acting up, so it feels like there is a lump there, but there actually isn't. And yes, that is a sign of GERD. What other medications have you tried? I had many ...
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pantoprazole sod dr 40 mg and alcohol
Can I drink alcohol while on this medication? ## Hello, Sarah! How are you? If you have some condition caused by excess stomach acid, you should abstain from alcohol, because it will aggravate the condition. This medication may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness and stomach pain. How long will you be taking it?
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what is the use of pentocid 40
please tell me about this medicine....becoz my mother is taking this medicine from last 6 months...... ## Hello, Bhat! How are you? Pantocid contains the active ingredient Pantoprazole, which is a proton pump inhibitor that's used to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat or prevent conditions, such as ulcers, GERD, heartburn and gastritis. Side effects may include nausea, stomach pain and dizziness. Is there anything else I can help with?
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panto 40mg
Voice box spasm. Caused by pantomerozole ? ## Did you mean Pantoprazole? And how do you know it was a spasm of the voice box? Has this been confirmed by a doctor? If you're taking something to treat excess stomach acid, are you sure you didn't just experience a bad bout of GERD?
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pantop hp kit
For HB pylori bacteria ## The Patop HP kit combines the proton pump inhibitor Pantoprazole wth the antibiotic Clarithromycin to kill the H Pylori bacteria that cause some ulcers and reduce the amount of acid produced by your stomach. Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and skin rash. You can read more on the active ingredients here: Are there any questions I can answer for you? ## I brought Pantop HP Kit (Aristo) from India which was prescribed by doctor from TMA Pai Hospital, Udupi last week to eliminate H Pylori bacteria from my body. Please advise me the dosage. ## Hi My brother have the problem of continue vomitting from past 45 days with an interval of 2/3/5/6 days then his treatment was done in Apollo,New Delhi,India and found the H.Pyroli positive trough ...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pantoprazole
  • For Suspension, Delayed Release: 40mg
  • Granule, Delayed Release: 40mg
  • Injection: 40mg
  • Suspension: 40mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 20mg, 40mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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