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Is it safe to use pantocid the tablet during pregnancy? If not is there a better tablet that can be used?

Dr.Kalyan Datta 90% (2815ratings)
MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
Is it safe to use pantocid the  tablet during pregnancy? If not is there a better tablet that can be used?
Pantoprazole is category b drug (safe in animal studies; not studied in humans). It should be used only in acute gastritis diagnosed by endoscopy. But it is prescribed by majority of doctors for pregnancy induced gastritis, without any ill effects (to my knowledge).
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I am 22-year-old girl uses pantocid l tablet use for hyperacidity then I have white nipple discharge both sides when am press nipples what I should do?

Dr.Ashutosh Tondare 89% (54ratings)
Fellow Breast Surgery (MUHS), DNB (General Surgery), MBBS
Oncologist, Aurangabad
I am 22-year-old girl uses pantocid l tablet use for hyperacidity then I have white nipple discharge both sides when ...
Hello, at the age of 22 years, a requirement of pantoprazole on a regular basis could be either worrisome or wrong practice. There are two suggestions: 1. Please see a gastroenterologist for your dyspepsia. You probably require diet modifications, lifestyle modifications, cessation of smoking if you do, reducing the alcohol intake if you do. If your complaints are still persistent then may require further workup and treatment which is more than and different from taking pantoprazole. 2. Having nipple discharge after prolonged use of pantoprazole is an extremely rare side effect (0.01%). So, under supervision for dyspepsia, you should stop using pantoprazole. Also it is strongly advised that you see a breast surgeon get your nipple discharge evaluated. Nipple discharge could be due to various common causes. Thank you.
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Hii doctor I am suffering from GERD diseases From last 15 day I am taking tab pantodac dsr but still I am not getting relief daily I am taking 2 tablets and also I am suffering from h.plyori infection last year that has been treated by taking pantocid hp kit.

Dr.Vaibhev Mittal 92% (3847ratings)
Fellowship In Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hii doctor I am suffering from GERD diseases From last 15 day I am taking tab pantodac dsr but still I am not getting...
Hello it is very difficult to comment withouit examining you kindly consult local gastroenterologist.
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I am already using pantocid dsr tablets for acidity daily. Is it good to use it daily.

General Physician, Karur
I am already using pantocid dsr tablets for acidity daily. Is it good to use it daily.
Better you can take antacid gel for another 15 days from the day symptoms subsides. And take again if symptoms comes.

I have been experiencing sudden urge to go and pass stool after every meals and having lots of gas and despite taking pantocid no improvement in gastric issues and using washroom after every meals.

Dr.Ajay Mishra 89% (171ratings)
DNB, M.D. MEDICINE, MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Gastroenterologist, Surat
I have been experiencing sudden urge to go and pass stool after every meals and having lots of gas and despite taking...
You are suffering from IBS in my opinion. You need to regularize your lifestyle and food habits. You don't need medicine.
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I am pregnant 5 weeks, I am taking antibiotics for my stomach problem, I cannot eat anything without taking medication. I have to take this medicine for about 45 days more. Should I continue my pregnancy while taking these medicine. Will it harm the fetus. The medicine are, pantocid, include clarithromycin, pantoprazole, amoxicillin. Sucralfate for oral suspension.

Dr.Daya Sharma 93% (866ratings)
M.B.B.S., M.S.
Gynaecologist, Kota
I am pregnant 5 weeks, I am taking antibiotics for my stomach problem, I cannot eat anything without taking medicatio...
Hi pentocid pentaprozole amoxicillin sucralfate are safe in preg. Antibiotic clarithromycin although not causes fetal anomaly very very rare chance. Sometimes it may cause miscarriage but it is necessary for you so you can continue it. I think you have done urine preg test I will adv you to confirm fwb by usg at this age 5wk -6 wks .nt scan at 11-12 wks .double marker at 11-12 wks .tripple marker at 16 -18 wks anomaly scan at 16-18 wks can consult me and take advise ok.
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I found duodenal ulcer active recently. Dr. advice to take pantocid HP for 10 days and then rabonik 20, pantoprazole right now. Evening times I feeling very difficult that my stomach was full with air like may be it was gas. Some times I feeling pain in chest @ different places in different times. Sometimes it was so uneasy to sleep. Is this the symptoms of ulcer or anything. Please give me a solution for this problem.

Dr.Ambika Prasad Patra 89% (75ratings)
MD - Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
General Physician, Dibrugarh
I found duodenal ulcer active recently. Dr. advice to take pantocid HP for 10 days and then rabonik 20, pantoprazole ...
Dear lybrate-user, the medicines as you told are able to give you just symptomatic cure only, NOT sufficient to give permanent cure from DU. For that you need to take moe superior medicines and follow some rules for your food habit and life style (at least for 1-2 months) till it subsides permanently. The symptoms you have told -'Evening times I feeling very difficult that my stomach was full with air like may be it was gas. Some times I feeling pain in chest @ different places in different times. Sometimes it was so uneasy to sleep' - are due to the side effects of the brands of capsules/medicines your taking.
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Can Pantocid L Be Taken after food? Actually I have forgotten to take empty stomach but now I am feeling like vomiting & nausea. After dinner. So should I take Pantocid L one dose?

Dr.Nash Kamdin 94% (6762ratings)
MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Can Pantocid L Be Taken after food? Actually I have forgotten to take empty stomach but now I am feeling like vomitin...
Dear lybrateuser, - Yes, you can take as you are having symptoms of nausea & vomiting - the next dose you take half an hour before breakfast the next day.
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