|Manufacturer||Cadila Healthcare, India|
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.48||US$ 14.50|
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.44||US$ 26.509%US$ 29.00|
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.43||US$ 39.0010%US$ 43.50|
Pentaloc 40 mg is a prescription medicine that reduces the production of stomach acid. It contains the active substance pantoprazole, which belongs to the category of drugs known as proton inhibitors that are known to reduce the acid production in your stomach. The medicine is effective against acid-related diseases of the stomach and intestine. Pantoprazole effectively treats reflux oesophagitis in adults and adolescents twelve years of age and above for. Reflux esophagitis is defined as the inflammation of your oesophagus accompanied by the regurgitation of stomach acid. Your doctor may also prescribe this drug in combination with antibiotics to treat an infection in patients that is accompanied by duodenal and stomach ulcers. The goal of the treatment is to kill the bacteria and reduce the recurrence of ulcers. You may also receive Pentaloc to treat Zollinger-Ellison-Syndrome and other medical conditions where there is excessive production of the acid in the stomach.
Pentaloc 40 mg tablet may not be suitable for every individual. Before taking this medicine, you need to inform your doctor if you have a severe hepatic impairment, are taking HIV drugs, or have had an allergic reaction. Be sure to tell your doctor about your current pregnancy status or if you are a breastfeeding mother. Excessive alcohol intake during the treatment may worsen your condition. Long term usage may increase the risk of developing side effects. Using Pentaloc 40 mg for more than a year may put you at a high risk of developing bone fractures. The risk may be even higher when higher doses are consumed. Speak to your doctor about ways to prevent bone loss am increase your calcium intake. The medicine is usually the perfect combination of anti-emetic properties that makes sure to the perfect. Avoid driving or use machinery tools if this drug makes you feel dizzy.
The most common side effects of Pentaloc 40 mg are diarrhoea, dizziness, stomach pain, nausea, flatulence, and vomiting. These symptoms are usually mild and go away after some time. If any of these become troublesome or does not go away after a few days, please consult your doctor. Low levels of magnesium have been observed in some people continue to take this drug for three months. A drop in blood magnesium levels may contribute to confusion, dizziness, an irregular heartbeat, muscle twitches, and tiredness.
It is essential to take medicine correctly as your doctor advises. Please speak to your doctor if you are not sure how to take medication and for how much time you need to continue the treatment. You must take the medication regularly as instructed by your doctor. The dose and duration of the drug will depend on the condition as well as response to the treatment. You should continue taking medicine as told by your doctor even if your symptoms disappear. Usually, the medication needs to be taken an hour before a meal without breaking or chewing it. Prefer eating smaller meals and avoid drinks like tea and coffee, or fatty foods.