Q: How long can the medicine be taken?
A: It generally needs five days to a week for the onset of action. Duration depends on the condition for which it is taken. Usually, prescribed in timed courses of 1-6 months duration.
Q: What should I tell my healthcare expert before starting this medication?
A: Some studies link Pantoprazole to stomach cancer. It is important to share if you have any personal or family history of stomach cancer. It is also essential for you to share information on the history of HIV/ AIDS, liver cirrhosis or other critical conditions that you are suffering from. Also, disclose to your doctor all the ongoing medications and supplements that you are taking.
Q: When and how to consume the medicine?
A: It is given in the tablet or capsule form to be taken on an empty stomach in the morning as a single dose.