Pantoprazole Sodium Sesquihydrate
Equivalent to Pantoprazole
Pantoprazole is a substituted benzimidazole and belongs to a group of drugs called proton pump inhibitors (PPI’s). It is used to treat certain conditions caused by too much acid being produced in the stomach.
MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) that suppresses the final step in gastric acid production by forming a covalent bond to two sites of the (H+,K+ )- ATPase enzyme system at the secretory surface of the gastric parietal cell.
Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to the product.
Headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting.
As directed by the physician
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Swallow pantoprazole tablets whole with a drink of water, Do not chew.
Take each dose an hour before a meal. Take pantoprazole at around the same time every day.
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Store in a cool, dry place, protect from light.
PRESENTATION: 10x10 tablets in a cardboard carton