What is Pantoprazole and Domperidone Ulzero-DSR used for?
Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor that decreases the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Pantoprazole is used to treat erosive esophagitis (damage to the esophagus from stomach acid caused by gastro esophageal reflux disease, or GERD).
What is Pantoprazole in Ulzero-DSR for?
This medication is a proton-pump inhibitor, prescribed for gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD), ulcers, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, and erosive esophagitis. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach. Pantoprazole helps avoid harm to the GI (gastrointestinal) tract caused by stomach acid or infection.
Common side effects of Pantoprazole in Ulzero-DSR:
Common side effects are a headache, loose stools (diarrhea). Hip, spine, or wrist fractures may rarely happen.
What is Domperidone in Ulzero-DSR for?
This medication is an anti dopaminergic agent, used in treating nausea, vomiting, gastrointestinal problems. Domperidone helps the stomach get rid of food and lowers signs of an upset stomach, throwing up heartburn, and fullness.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.
What precautions should I take when taking Pantoprazole in Ulzero-DSR?
If you have an allergy to pantoprazole or any other part of this drug, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant the use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.