OMIMAC-20 CAPSULES


OMIMAC-20 CAPSULES

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Product Description

PACKING:
30x20x15 capsules

COMPOSITION:
Each capsule contains:
Omeprazole
I.P.
20 mg
(as enteric-coated pellets)
COMPOSITION:
Omeprazole-20 contains an enteric coated granule formulation of Omeprazole. Omeprazole is a substituted benzimidazole derivative.

MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Omeprazole is a Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) that suppresses gastric acid secretion by specific inhibition of the H+/K+-ATPase in the gastric parietal cell. By acting specifically on the proton pump, omeprazole blocks the final step in acid production, thus reducing gastric acidity.

INDICATIONS:
Indicated for hyperacidity and GERD (gastro-oesophagal Reflux Disease).

CONTRAINDICATIONS:
Contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to substituted benzimidazoles or to any component of the formulation.

DRUG INTERACTIONS:
Elimination of escitalopram and warfarin may increase if they are used concomitantly with omeprazole. Omeprazole has the potential to partly inhibit the metabolism of drugs metabolised to a great extent by the cytochrome P450 enzyme (phenytoin, diazepam)

SIDE EFFECTS:
Omimac-20 is well tolerated. Nausea, headache, diarrhoea, constipation, stomach pain, flatulence have been reported occasionally.

DOSAGE:
As prescribed by the physician.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
  • Omeprazole capsules should preferably be taken in the morning before food.
  • Omeprazole capsules should be swallowed whole and not opened, chewed or crushed.

STORAGE:
Store below 25℃. Protect from moisture and light.

PRESENTATION:  20×15 capsules in a cardboard carton

BARCODE:
0108906044105799
0118906044105796
0128906044105793


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