Pantocid L Capsule Sr falls under a class of medication known as antipsychotic (also familiar as neuroleptics or tranquilizers) medicines. It is mainly used for mental disorders such as hallucinations, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder, vertigo and irritable bowel syndrome. Recently it has also come to be used in the treatment of premature ejaculation as it is believed to be a cause of both psychological as well as organic shortcomings.
On using Pantocid L Capsule Sr the associated side effects that you may suffer from are diarrhea, dizziness, blurred vision, oedema, irregular menstrual cycle and others. In the latter case it will be necessary for you to seek medical attention. Before using this medication it is advised that you consult your doctor and tell him/her if you:
- Are pregnant, or are planning to become pregnant.
- Are nursing a baby. In case of absolute necessity of using Pantocid L Capsule Sr, it is advised that breastfeeding be stopped.
- Are taking any prescriptive or over the counter drugs, herbals medications or dietary supplements.
- Had a recent surgery or are scheduled for one in the near future.
- Have pheochromocytoma or gastrointestinal perforation.
- Have a history of cancer-related disease.
- Have a history of epilepsy or any other kind of seizures.
- Are allergic to any medicine, food or substance.
The dosage of Pantocid L Capsule Sr will be as prescribed by your doctor as per the severity of your condition, your age, gender and overall medical history. But commonly a dose of 25 mg of Pantocid L Capsule Sr is prescribed which needs to be taken three times in a day. Results may start to show within an hour or two of using. In case of drug overdose notify your physician right away.
Gastroesophageal Reflux DiseaseThis medicine is used for the treatment of gastroesophagal reflux disease marked by increased irritation of the stomach caused by bile and acid.
- stomach pain, flatulence, diarrhea, or constipation.
Gastrointestinal PerforationsThis medicine is not recommended for use if you have a condition where the food pipe and the gut is bleeding, obstructed, and perforated.
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 5-8 hours upon oral administration.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1-2 hours of oral administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Use of this medicine during pregnancy is not recommended unless absolutely necessary. It is advised to use this medicine only when the benefits outweigh the risks involved.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medicine should be given to the breastfeeding women only if extremely needed. Breastfeeding should be avoided for 24 hours after single-dose maternal treatment. There is a need of monitoring of candidal infections and diarrhea.
Missed Dose instructionsTake the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped.
Overdose instructionsContact a doctor if an overdose with Pantocid L Capsule Sr is suspected. Symptoms of an overdose may include excessive drowsiness, fall in blood pressure, agitation, coma etc.
This medicine works by selectively binding to dopamine receptors in the brain and the periphery. This action results in increased tone of muscles in the gastrointestinal tract.
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