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Pantocid Fast 40 MG Tablet Questions

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

Dr.Kalyan Datta 91% (2812ratings)
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 90% (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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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% (816ratings)
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 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 88% (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 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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Hi, पेट में gas बनने के case में pan 40 pantoprazole gastro-resistance tablet का प्रयोग कर सकते हैं?

General Physician, Kolkata
Hi, पेट में gas बनने के case में pan 40 pantoprazole gastro-resistance tablet का प्रयोग कर सकते हैं?
Yes, In case of bloating and epigastric pain you can take pantoprazole domperidone combination (brands like pan-d or pantocid dsr etc) .you should take 1capsule early in morning empty stomach just after waking up for 7 days. You will be relieved of your gastric problem. And also to keep in mind do not immediately sleep or lie down after taking heavy meal do some minor activity or walk. Hope it helps. Thanx.

I am diabetic since last 4 years. Since last 2 years I am taking pioz mf 15 and euglim 1 but now my sugar level is fasting is 175 and pp is 93. I have consult with a new new doctor and he sugest to take pantocid dsr at 8 pm and pioglar g at 1.30 pm be lunch. Should I continue it?

Dr.Prabhakar Laxman Jathar 95% (19644ratings)
MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology, Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Cetificate Course In Thyroid Disorders Management (CCMTD)
Endocrinologist, Dharwad
I am diabetic since last 4 years. Since last 2 years I am taking pioz mf 15 and euglim 1 but now my sugar level is fa...
Hello, Thanks for the query. I have seen the information given. i do not understand the relationship between Pantoprazole and diabetes treatment. You have mentioned fasting and PP (?) glucose level but no HbA1c5. So it is difficult to comment. Pantoprazole is for controlling stomach acid secretion, it has nothing to do with glucose control. Please clarify why that has been mentioned. Thanks.
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I am having Liv 52 tab along with pantoprazole domperidone is it necessary to take pantoprazole for better results Does they are interlinked?

Dr.Sajeev Kumar 92% (39992ratings)
C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
I am having Liv 52 tab along with pantoprazole domperidone is it necessary to take pantoprazole for better results Do...
Pantoprazole is given for high acidity and if you do not have an acidity ( belching and burning sensation) it can be stopped
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Hi am facing heart burning last 2 year I have ulcer I do endoscopy my pain like hearatack but no vomiting doctor give some medicine no use and gastric problem also I have and I take pantocid some time pls give a idea how to deduce pain.

MBBS
General Physician,
Hi am facing heart burning last 2 year I have ulcer I do endoscopy my pain like hearatack but no vomiting doctor give...
Ulcer in endoscopy will require long treatment of H pylori (multiple drugs) which I think your doctor must have given you. If the pain is persistent then a long course of pantoprazole (pantocid) might be needed. Also a repeat endoscopy to rule out any new ulcer is to be done. Also if you keep fasting in Roza during Ramzaan then this problem might be increased so take pantocid regularly. Also you can start sitting in Vazrasan (like namaaz posture) 5 to 10 min after lunch & dinner (each meal) Take small meals multiple times in place of large meals. Follow this for 1-2 wks to See the changes. I hope you get well soon. If problem remains then please visist.
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