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Pantakind 40mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Medical Description

Pantakind tablet is an acid-reducing medicine that is used to treat acid-related diseases of the stomach and intestine like ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Zollinger-Ellison syndro...
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ContainsPantoprazole(40.0 Mg)
UsesStomach acid-related diseases
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, headache
ClassificationANTACID
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Uses of Pantakind 40 MG

Pantakind tablet is used for the treatment of diseases related to stomach acid like stomach/intestinal ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

Contraindications of Pantakind 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to pantoprazole or any other ingredient of Pantakind tablet.
  • If you are allergic to any substituted benzimidazoles like omeprazole.

Side effects of Pantakind 40 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Pantakind 40 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pantakind tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the effect of Pantakind tablet in pregnancy. Pantakind tablet should only be used in pregnant women if prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pantakind tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Pantakind tablet may pass into human breast milk. Avoid the use of Pantakind tablet in breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pantakind tablet?
A:
Pantakind tablet may cause dizziness and vision disturbances. If you experience any such side effects after taking this medicine, it is suggested to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pantakind tablet?
A:
There is limited information available on the interaction of alcohol with Pantakind tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with Pantakind tablet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a stomach tumour.
  • You develop symptoms like fever, decrease in urine amount, blood in urine, tiredness, nausea, swelling, rashes, bloated feeling after using this medicine.
  • You have low levels of Vitamin B12 in your body.
  • You develop diarrhoea after using this medicine that does not improve.
  • You develop symptoms like tiredness, dizziness, fits/seizures after using Pantakind tablet for long periods.
  • You take a medicine called digoxin for the treatment of heart failure or diuretics (furosemide, chlorthalidone) for the treatment of high blood pressure.

Mode of Action of Pantakind 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Pantakind tablet blocks the action of a substance called hydrogen-potassium-ATPase that is responsible for the production of acid in the stomach. This helps to heal ulcers and improve symptoms like ac...
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Directions for Use of Pantakind 40 MG

  • Take this medicine as a whole with sufficient water.
  • Always take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not consume more than the prescribed dose.

Interactions of Pantakind 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Pantakind tablet works, or Pantakind tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about all medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Pantakind tablets should not be used together with medicines used for treating HIV/AIDS (atazanavir, nelfinavir).
  • Particular care should be taken when taking medicines for treating blood clots (warfarin, clopidogrel), fungal infections (ketoconazole), bacterial infections (ampicillin), iron deficiency (iron salts...
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Storage and disposal of Pantakind 40 MG

  • Store at a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Pantakind 40 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double...
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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 should I discuss with the doctor before taking Pantakind tablets?

A: Before taking Pantakind tablets, you should inform your doctor about your medical history and all medicines, including non-prescription medicines, herbals, and supplements that you are taking.

Q: What is Pantakind tablet used for?

A: Pantakind tablet is used for the treatment of acid-related disorders of the stomach and intestine like ulcers, acid reflux disease (GERD), and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when the stomach acid rises into the food pipe causing inflammation and a burning sensation. Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a condition where the stomach makes extremely high amounts of acid. Pantakind tablet works by reducing the amount of acid made by the stomach.

Q: When should Pantakind tablet be taken?

A: Pantakind tablet can be taken before or after food without regard to the timing of meals.

Q: Is Pantakind tablet and pantoprazole the same?

A: Pantakind tablet contains pantoprazole as the active substance.

Q: Is Pantakind tablet a painkiller?

A: No, Pantakind tablet is not a painkiller. It is a proton-pump inhibitor that is used to treat acid-related diseases of the stomach and intestine like ulcers, acid-reflux disease, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

Q: Can Pantakind tablets be taken during pregnancy?

A: Limited information is available on the effect of Pantakind tablet in pregnancy. Pantakind tablet should only be used in pregnant women if prescribed by the doctor.
Product Details
Brand
PANTAKIND
Expires on or After
29/11/2022
Last Updated on: 19 May 2022 | 12:19 PM (IST)
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