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Pantocon 40mg Tablet

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Pantocon 40 MG Description

Pantocon tablet is a medicine used to reduce acid production in the stomach. It is used for the treatment of ulcers and acid reflux disease or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It contains pantoprazole as an active ingredient. It is working by reducing the amount of acid produced in the stomach by blocking a pump called the proton pump in the stomach wall responsible for the formation of acid.

Pantocon tablet should be taken on an empty stomach as prescribed by a doctor. Along with taking medicine on time making certain lifestyle modifications can help you manage your acidity problem better. Try eating smaller meals, eating slowly, avoiding overeating and lying down immediately after having a meal, limiting alcohol intake, avoiding smoking and maintaining a healthy weight, consult your doctor to understand what works for you best.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹51.00
You Save₹9.00 (15% on MRP)
ContainsPantoprazole(40.0 Mg)
UsesUlcer, acid reflux disease
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, stomach pain and constipation
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Uses of Pantocon 40 MG

Pantocon tablet is used for the treatment of ulcer and acid reflux disease or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

Contraindications of Pantocon 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to pantoprazole or similar medicines or other ingredients of Pantocon tablet.
  • Do not consume this medicine if you are taking rilpivirine used in HIV treatment.

Side effects of Pantocon 40 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Flatulence

Precautions and Warnings of Pantocon 40 MG



Can I take Pantocon tablet during pregnancy?
Limited information is available on the use of Pantocon tablet in pregnancy, use only if prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Pantocon tablet while breastfeeding?
Pantocon tablet can pass into breast milk. It is advised not to take medicine unless prescribed by your doctor.


Can I drive if I have consumed Pantocon tablet?
This medicine has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines. However, you may feel dizzy or experience visual disturbance after taking this medicine. Avoid driving if affected.


Can I consume alcohol with Pantocon tablet?
No known interactions with alcohol, discuss with your doctor if you consume alcohol too often and accordingly, he may suggest what will work best for you. Alcohol consumption may be associated with acidity problems and long-term consumption can lead to other complications.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver problems
  • You are taking painkiller medicines
  • You have a personal or family history of stomach cancer
  • You are taking medicines used to treat HIV
  • You have weak and brittle bones (osteoporosis)
  • You have low levels of vitamin B12. Pantocon tablet is known to reduce the absorption of vitamin B12 after a long-term use ( longer than 3 years)
  • You are on this medicine for more than three months, your blood magnesium levels may drop. Your doctor may advise you to perform regular tests for the same.
  • On exposure to the sun, you get rash on your skin, stop your treatment with Pantoprazole and inform your doctor as this may be a symptom of subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE)
  • You are supposed to do a blood test (Chromogranin A). This medicine may alter the results.

Directions for Use of Pantocon 40 MG

  • Pantocon tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor
  • This medicine is taken 1 hour before food, on an empty stomach

Storage and disposal of Pantocon 40 MG

  • Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets

Quick Tips of Pantocon 40 MG

  • It is recommended to use this medicine in the prescribed manner. However, anti-reflux medicines should preferably be taken in the morning on an empty stomach or with food for optimum effectiveness.
  • You can make certain lifestyle modifications like preventing excess intake of foods that cause acidity, like carbonated drinks and oily/fried food, regular exercise and maintaining a healthy weight.
  • It is also advised to limit alcohol intake and quit smoking for better treatment of your acidity.
  • It is advised to reduce stress and get good sleep each night.
  • Inform your doctor if you are using this medicine as a continuous treatment of acidity for more than 4 weeks or if the symptoms are persistent even after taking the medicine.
  • This medicine can hamper the actions of other medicines taken at the same time. Inform your doctor if you are using any other medicines.
  • Consult your doctor if you experience effects like nausea, fullness and bloating, especially after food intake, even after taking this medicine.

Dosage of Pantocon 40 MG


If you have taken too much of this medicine, seek medical help or call the doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Pantocon tablet, 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 dou...
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Mode of Action of Pantocon 40 MG

How Does It Work?

  • A pump called the proton pump in the stomach is responsible for the secretion of stomach acids. Pantoprazole binds to this proton pump in stomach cells, thus blocking acid secretion. Therefore, it is ...
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Interactions of Pantocon 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Pantocon tablet 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.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines for fungal infection, anti-HIV medicines, blood thinner medicines and medicines for cancer.

Content Details


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What should I discuss with my doctor before taking Pantocon tablet?

A: Heartburn and chest pain can mimic early symptoms of a heart attack. If you have chest pain that spreads to your jaw, shoulders, arms, and back and you feel light-headed and anxious, seek medical help immediately.

Q: What is Pantocon tablet used for?

A: It is used for the treatment of acidity related disorders such as stomach and intestinal ulcers, acid reflux disease.

Q: Can Pantocon tablet be taken after food?

A: No, it should not be taken after consuming food as by the time it will start showing its effect, the acid in the stomach will be released for the digestion of food and it will not affect the amount of acid formation.
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Last Updated on: 9 May 2023 | 3:52 PM (IST)
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