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Pantocid 40mg Tablet

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Pantocid 40mg Tablet

*Estimated Price
130
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About Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Pantocid 40mg Tablet is used to treat acidity, heartburn and gastric ulcer. It has Pantoprazole which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively.

Uses Benefits and uses of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

gmPantocid 40mg Tablet is generally used to treat acidity, heartburn and gastric ulcer but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Treatment for intractable nausea and vomiting
  2. Gastric Ulcer
  3. Treatment for symptoms associated with idiopathic or diabetic gastroparesis
  4. Fullness of stomach
  5. Heavy Bloating
  6. Heartburn
  7. Nausea
  8. Vomiting

This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Pantocid 40mg Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Apart from the uses of Pantocid 40mg Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Blurred Vision
  3. Atrophic Gastritis
  4. Increased of bone fracture
  5. Severe Itching of skin
  6. Dizziness
  7. Headache
  8. Feeling of discomfort
  9. Urinary Frequency
  10. Rash
  11. Irregular Period
  12. Chest Pain
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Pantocid 40mg Tablet is made from Pantoprazole 40mg which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively. Pantocid Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine 10-15 min before food.
You can buy Pantocid Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

How to use Pantocid 40mg Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Pantocid Tablet contains Pantoprazole which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively
  • Do not take Pantocid Tablet if your allergic to any of its component
  • Do not take Pantocid Tablet if you intend to drive or do heavy-lifting as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Pantocid Tablet are generally asked to take 10-15 mins before the meal or sometimes before going to bed
  • Pantocid Tablet decreased the magnesium level in the blood. Keep a check on your magnesium level or you can also take a magnesium supplement.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Pantocid 
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Pantocid Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Pantocid Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Before using Pantocid 40mg Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Atrophic gastritis
  • Allergic to Pantocid Tablet or any of its components
  • Clostridium difficile bacteria related colitis
  • Co-administration with potent CYP3A4 inhibitors
  • Concomitant use with medicines that prolong the QT interval
  • Congestive heart failure
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. 

Pantocid Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Amiodarone
  • Amprenavir
  • Antacids
  • Aprepitant
  • Atazanavir
  • Atropine
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Pantocid 40mg Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Pantocid Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Pantocid Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Pantocid Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects and poisoning.

3. Can Pantocid Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Pantocid Tablet. Alcohol increases the acidity in the body thus reducing the effectiveness of the drug.

4. Can Pantocid Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Pantocid Tablet?
Not recommendedPantocid Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Pantocid Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Pantocid Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. When should I take Pantocid Tablet, before food or after food?
Pantocid Tablet is generally advised to take 10-15 mins before food. Sometime the doctor might also tell you to take it before bedtime. 

9. Can I stop taking Pantocid if I start feeling well?
Some medicines cannot be stopped immediately when the symptoms subside. Please consult your doctor before stopping the dosage of Pantocid Tablet.

10. Can I take Pantocid Tablet with antibiotics?
The use of Pantocid Tablet with antibiotics like erythromycin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, spiramycin, and some antifungals are strictly not recommended. Please talk to your physician if you are taking any other drug.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

I am taking pantocid tablet regularly for past 2 months now. The effect seems to be good
I would recommend Pantocid 40mg over other alternative because it is less expensive than others.
My doctor suggested me Pantocid Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Pantocid 40mg Tablet is available in 100+ cities in India

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Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Pantocid 40mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Pantocid 40mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Pantocid 40mg Tablet is used to treat acidity, heartburn and gastric ulcer. It has Pantoprazole which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively.

Uses Benefits and uses of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

gmPantocid 40mg Tablet is generally used to treat acidity, heartburn and gastric ulcer but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Treatment for intractable nausea and vomiting
  2. Gastric Ulcer
  3. Treatment for symptoms associated with idiopathic or diabetic gastroparesis
  4. Fullness of stomach
  5. Heavy Bloating
  6. Heartburn
  7. Nausea
  8. Vomiting

This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Pantocid 40mg Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Apart from the uses of Pantocid 40mg Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Blurred Vision
  3. Atrophic Gastritis
  4. Increased of bone fracture
  5. Severe Itching of skin
  6. Dizziness
  7. Headache
  8. Feeling of discomfort
  9. Urinary Frequency
  10. Rash
  11. Irregular Period
  12. Chest Pain
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Pantocid 40mg Tablet is made from Pantoprazole 40mg which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively. Pantocid Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine 10-15 min before food.
You can buy Pantocid Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

How to use Pantocid 40mg Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Pantocid Tablet contains Pantoprazole which help is reducing the amount of acid produced in the body and blocking the dopamine receptors respectively
  • Do not take Pantocid Tablet if your allergic to any of its component
  • Do not take Pantocid Tablet if you intend to drive or do heavy-lifting as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Pantocid Tablet are generally asked to take 10-15 mins before the meal or sometimes before going to bed
  • Pantocid Tablet decreased the magnesium level in the blood. Keep a check on your magnesium level or you can also take a magnesium supplement.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Pantocid 
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Pantocid Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Pantocid Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Pantocid 40mg Tablet

Before using Pantocid 40mg Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Atrophic gastritis
  • Allergic to Pantocid Tablet or any of its components
  • Clostridium difficile bacteria related colitis
  • Co-administration with potent CYP3A4 inhibitors
  • Concomitant use with medicines that prolong the QT interval
  • Congestive heart failure
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. 

Pantocid Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Amiodarone
  • Amprenavir
  • Antacids
  • Aprepitant
  • Atazanavir
  • Atropine
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Pantocid 40mg Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Pantocid Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Pantocid Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Pantocid Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects and poisoning.

3. Can Pantocid Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Pantocid Tablet. Alcohol increases the acidity in the body thus reducing the effectiveness of the drug.

4. Can Pantocid Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Pantocid Tablet?
Not recommendedPantocid Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Pantocid Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Pantocid Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. When should I take Pantocid Tablet, before food or after food?
Pantocid Tablet is generally advised to take 10-15 mins before food. Sometime the doctor might also tell you to take it before bedtime. 

9. Can I stop taking Pantocid if I start feeling well?
Some medicines cannot be stopped immediately when the symptoms subside. Please consult your doctor before stopping the dosage of Pantocid Tablet.

10. Can I take Pantocid Tablet with antibiotics?
The use of Pantocid Tablet with antibiotics like erythromycin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, spiramycin, and some antifungals are strictly not recommended. Please talk to your physician if you are taking any other drug.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Pantocid 40mg Tablet

I am taking pantocid tablet regularly for past 2 months now. The effect seems to be good
I would recommend Pantocid 40mg over other alternative because it is less expensive than others.
My doctor suggested me Pantocid Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Pantocid 40mg Tablet in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Pantocid 40mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Pantocid 40mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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