Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

By LA RENON HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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MRP 129.00
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Medical Description

Esogress D 40 mg capsule is an anti-reflux medicine and is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), which does not respond to esomeprazole medication alone. GERD is a condition in which a...
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ContainsDomperidone(30.0 Mg),Esomeprazole(40.0 Mg)
UsesGastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, stomach pain
ClassificationANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC
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Uses of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Esogress D 40 mg capsule is used in adult patients to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in which there is a reflux of acid from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest disc...
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Contraindications of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • If you are allergic to esomeprazole or domperidone or any other ingredients of Esogress D 40 mg capsule.
  • If you have a blockage or tear in the intestines.
  • If you are suffering from liver or kidney disorder.
  • If you are suffering from bleeding in the digestive system.
  • If you have any tumour of the pituitary gland (Prolactin pituitary tumours).
  • If you have severe heart problems such as congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems, electrolyte imbalance.
  • If you are taking any medicine which might affect the contraction of the heart muscle (QT prolongation).
  • If you are taking medicines such as Nelfinavir (used in HIV infection), Clarithromycin (antibiotic), Ketoconazole (antifungal) or Verapamil (used in high blood pressure and chest pain).

Side effects of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Flatulence (gas)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Esogress D 40 mg capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Since there is limited information about the safety of the Esogress D 40 mg capsule in human pregnancy, you should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby before using this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Esogress D 40 mg capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Esogress D 40 mg capsule pass into the breastmilk in small amounts, thus consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding. After assessing the benefits over the risks, your doctor might change the medicine, ask you to stop breastfeeding, or closely monitor the baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Esogress D 40 mg capsule?
A:
Esogress D 40 mg capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, or even blur your vision for a temporary basis. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Esogress D 40 mg capsule?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Esogress D 40 mg capsule as it is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any liver and kidney-related diseases.
  • You have a specific blood test (Chromogranin A).
  • You experience black stools or have stomach tumour.
  • You have a history of fractures or have osteoporosis or taking steroids.
  • You develop skin lesions, especially in the sun-exposed area after taking this medicine.
  • You are taking medicines to treat HIV or apomorphine (used to treat muscle stiffness).
  • You have heart problems and associated symptoms like palpitations, difficulty in breathing, and unconsciousness.
  • You experience stomach pain or indigestion, unexplained weight loss, have problems while swallowing, vomit out food or blood after taking this medicine.
  • You have low levels of vitamin B12.
  • You are on these capsules for long-term treatment (more than three months), your blood magnesium levels may decrease. Hence, your doctor may perform regular tests for the same.
  • Esogress D 40 mg capsule is not recommended for patients below the age of 18 years.
  • Taking this medicine for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
  • Esogress D 40 mg capsule may lead to a slightly increased risk of bacterial infections due to Salmonella and Campylobacter.

Mode of Action of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

How Does It Work?

  • A pump called the proton pump in the stomach is responsible for the flow of stomach acids.
  • Esomeprazole works by binding to this proton pump in stomach cells and blocks the acid secretion.
  • Domperidone acts by increasing the motility of the stomach and intestines so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.

Directions for Use of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Esogress D 40 mg capsule should be taken at least 1 hour before meals. These capsules should be swallowed whole with water. These capsules should not be opened, chewed, or crushed. You should take thi...
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Interactions of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Esogress D 40 mg capsule works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Esogress D 40 mg capsule should not be taken concomitantly along with medicines such as Nelfinavir (used to treat HIV infection), Amiodarone (used to treat muscle stiffness), Clarithromycin (antibioti...
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  • This capsule should also not be taken along with medicines used to treat heart problems (Quinidine, Sotalol), psychiatric illness (Haloperidol, Citalopram), antifungals (Pentamidine), antimalarials (H...
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  • Concomitant use of this capsule with medicines used to treat psychiatric illness (Diazepam), used to treat fits (Phenytoin) is not recommended as it may increase the side effects of the medicines.
  • Medicine used to treat heart failure like Digoxin may lead to toxicity when taken with this medicine.
  • If you are taking Warfarin (blood-thinner) along with this medicine, caution is needed as there are chances of increased bleeding.
  • Other medicines like Rifampicin, Methotrexate, Tacrolimus, Voriconazole, Cilostazol, Clopidogrel, Azithromycin, St John's wort, etc. should be used cautiously along with Esogress D 40 mg capsule.

Interactions with food items

Esogress D 40 mg capsule should preferably be taken on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before meals.

Storage and disposal of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Store Esogress D 40 mg capsule below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture, and heat. Keep this medicine away from children and pets. Discard expired medicines or any...
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Dosage of Esogress D 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Overdose

The symptoms of overdose include nausea, vomiting, indigestion, diarrhoea, constipation, weakness, confusion, agitation, anxiety, fits, altered consciousness, sleepiness, etc. In case of an overdose, ...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss any dose of Esogress D 40 mg capsule, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Alok Nachane

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Esogress D 40 mg capsule?

A: Esogress D 40 mg capsule is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in adults when GERD does not respond to esomeprazole medicine alone. This condition leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn, chest discomfort, and acidity.

Q: Can Esogress D 40 mg capsule be taken after food?

A: It should not be taken after food as food interacts with the absorption of this medicine. Hence, Esogress D 40 mg capsule should preferably be taken at least 1 hour before food.

Q: How much time does it take for Esogress D 40 mg capsule to act?

A: It takes approximately 1 hour after taking a dose for Esogress D 40 mg capsule to act.

Q: Can we take Esogress D 40 mg capsule along with Itraconazole?

A: You should avoid taking Esogress D 40 mg capsule with Itraconazole as it reduces the absorption of Itraconazole, reducing its effect. You should consult your doctor before taking Itraconazole when on treatment with this medicine.

Q: What are the side effects of Esogress D?

A: Headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, flatulence are a few common side effects that an individual might experience. However, these symptoms are short-lived and resolve with time.

Q: What is the composition of Esogress D 40?

A: Esogress D 40 composition includes esomeprazole and domperidone.
Product Details
Brand
ESOGRESS D
Expires on or After
30/10/2023

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