Omevex

Omevex

omeprazole

Manufacturer:

Livzon

Distributor:

Sannovex
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Omeprazole Na
Indications/Uses
Aspiration syndromes, dyspepsia, GERD, PUD & Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
Dosage/Direction for Use
40 mg slow IV inj over ≥20-30 min. Duodenal & gastric ulcer or reflux esophagitis refractory to oral therapy 40 mg IV drip once daily.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Do not use w/ other antacids. Exclude possibility of malignancy if gastric ulcer is suspected. Avoid high-dose long-term use. Hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Headache; diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain, flatulence, nausea & vomiting.
Drug Interactions
Reduced gastric absorption of ketoconazole & itraconazole. Prolonged elimination of diazepam, warfarin & phenytoin. Increased plasma conc of both omeprazole & clarithromycin.
ATC Classification
A02BC01 - omeprazole ; Belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors. Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Omevex infusion (lyo) 40 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 1's (P475/vial)
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