Conpanzole

Conpanzole

pantoprazole

Manufacturer:

Y.S.P. Industries

Distributor:

Y.S.P. Industries
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Pantoprazole Na
Indications/Uses
Reflux disease & associated symptoms. Prevention of gastroduodenal ulcers induced by NSAIDs in patients at risk w/ need for continuous NSAIDs treatment. Eradication of H pylori. Duodenal & gastric ulcers. Long-term management of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome & other pathological secretory conditions.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn ≥12 yr Reflux disease & associated symptoms Mild: One 20-mg tab daily. Duration of treatment: 2-4 wk. Moderate & severe: One 40-mg tab daily, may be doubled if necessary. Duration of treatment: 4-8 wk. Long-term management & prevention: Maintenance dose: One 20-mg tab daily, may be increased to 40 mg daily. Reduce to 20 mg if healing relapse occurs. Adult Prevention of gastroduodenal ulcers induced by NSAIDs in patient at risk w/ need for continuous NSAIDs treatment One 20-mg tab daily. Eradication of H pylori Triple therapy: 1 Conpanzole tab 40 mg + amoxicillin 1 g + clarithromycin 500 mg; or 1 Conpanzole tab 40 mg + metronidazole 500 mg + clarithromycin 500 mg; or 1 Conpanzole tab 40 mg + amoxicillin 1 g + metronidazole 500 mg. Doses are to be taken bd. Duration of treatment: 7 days up to max: 2 wk. Duodenal & gastric ulcers One 40-mg tab daily. Duration of therapy for duodenal ulcer is 2-4 wk; gastric ulcer is 4-8 wk. Max duration of treatment: 8 wk. Long-term management of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome & other pathological secretory conditions 80 mg (two 40-mg tab).
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 30 min-1 hr before a meal. Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Moderate to severe hepatic or renal dysfunction; mild GI complaints eg, nervous dyspepsia.
Special Precautions
Monitor liver enzymes periodically. Gastric malignancy. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Thrombocytopenia, leucopenia; headache, dizziness; blurred vision; GI disturbances; rash/exanthema/eruption, skin reactions; arthralgia, myalgia; hyperlipidaemia, wt changes; asthenia, fatigue, malaise, increased body temp, peripheral edema; hypersensitivity; hepatobiliary disorders; sleep disorders, depression & disorientation.
Drug Interactions
Ketoconazole, CYP450-metabolized drugs.
ATC Classification
A02BC02 - pantoprazole ; Belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors. Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Conpanzole EC tab 40 mg
Packing/Price
14's
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Conpanzole EC tab 20 mg
Packing/Price
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