Composition: Pantoprazole 40 mg
What is Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj 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.
How does Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj work?
Pantoprazole helps avoid harm to the GI (gastrointestinal) tract caused by stomach acid or infection.
How Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj should be used?
It comes as a delayed-release (long-acting) tablet to take by mouth. It is usually taken once or twice a day. It should be taken approximately 30 minutes prior to meals for maximal effectiveness. Tablets should be swallowed whole and should not be crushed, split or chewed. Injection administered by healthcare providers as into the vein.
Common side effects of Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj:
Common side effects are headache, loose stools (diarrhea).
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. Do not change the dose or stop this drug.
What precautions should I take when taking Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj?
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.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug, these include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very bad dizziness or passing out.
Can I take Pantoprazole with other medicines?
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. – Taking them together can cause bad side effects. Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Pantoprazole in Ulzero Inj?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children, medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.