Prosome

Prosome

esomeprazole

Manufacturer:

Chempro Pharma

Distributor:

TGP Pharma

Marketer:

Ambica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Esomeprazole
Indications/Uses
PUD, NSAID-associated ulceration & GERD.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn 12-18 yr Erosive reflux esophagitis 40 mg once daily for 4-8 wk. Prevent relapse of healed esophagitis 20 mg once daily for 4 wk. Maintenance: 20 mg once daily. Upper GI symptoms-associated w/ NSAID therapy 20 mg daily for 4 wk. Gastric ulcers associated w/ NSAID therapy 20-40 mg once daily for 4-8 wk. Pathologic hypersecretory conditions Initially 40 mg bid.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take at least 1 hr before meals. Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Liver problem. Women planning to be pregnant. Pregnancy & lactation.
Drug Interactions
Warfarin, ketoconazole, voriconazole, atazanavir, digoxin & products containing Fe.
ATC Classification
A02BC05 - esomeprazole ; Belongs to the class of proton pump inhibitors. Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Prosome EC tab 40 mg
Packing/Price
100's;30's
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