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Pantodac Dsr Capsule

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By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
MRP 207.90*
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Pantoprazole(40.0 Mg) + Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Pantodac DSR capsule is an anti-reflux medicine contains pantoprazole and domperidone. It relieves symptoms of acid reflux disease like heartburn and chest discomfort. Avoid drinking caffeinated bever...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

It is used in the treatment of gastrointestinal reflux disease, not responding to pantoprazole alone. This condition leads to acid regurgitating from the stomach into the food pipe, causing heartburn,...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

  • If you are allergic to pantoprazole or domperidone or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you are taking any product containing Rilpivirine.
  • If you have stomach or intestinal bleeding or obstruction.
  • If you are suffering from liver or kidney disorder.
  • If you have any tumour of the pituitary gland (prolactin pituitary tumours).
  • If you have serious heart problems like congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems or electrolyte imbalance.
sideEffects

Side effects of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

  • Diarrhoea
  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Weakness
  • Rash
  • Altered sense of taste
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency
  • Joint and muscle pain
  • Decreased magnesium in the blood
  • Polyps in the stomach
  • Irregular menses, breast enlargement, breast swelling
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Pantodac DSR capsule during pregnancy?
A:
  • There is limited safety information available on the use of the Pantodac DSR capsule in pregnant women. Avoid until prescribed by the doctor to reduce harm to the unborn baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Pantodac DSR capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Components of the Pantodac DSR capsule passes in the breastmilk in a small amount. Avoid while breastfeeding. The doctor may prescribe you the medicine while you are breastfeeding if necessary for you...
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driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Pantodac DSR capsule?
A:
Pantodac DSR capsules have no or negligible influence on the ability to drive and use machines. If you experience headaches, dizziness, drowsiness and visual disturbances, avoid driving or using machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Pantodac DSR capsule?
A:
There is no interaction reported between this medicine and alcohol. However, alcohol is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop watery diarrhoea or fever after taking this medicine.
  • You experience black stools.
  • You have a stomach tumour or cancer.
  • You have a history of fractures or have osteoporosis or taking steroids.
  • On exposure to the sun, you get rash on your skin, stop your treatment and inform your doctor as soon as you can.
  • You are on this medicine for a long time. Your blood magnesium levels may drop. Your doctor may perform regular tests for the same.
  • Taking this medicine for more than one year may increase the chances of developing bone fractures.
  • You have serious heart problems like congestive heart failure, heart rhythm problems and electrolyte imbalance.
  • You have liver and kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • You are taking medicines to treat an infection or you have HIV.
  • You need to go through a regular checkup if you are taking this medicine for the last one year.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

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.
  • Domperidone increases the motility of the stomach, intestines; so that acid does not reflux back into the food pipe.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

It should be taken as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, preferably in the morning before food.
interactions

Interactions of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • This medicine contains Pantoprazole and Domperidone. Any interactions seen with these two components when taken alone may occur with this combination.
  • Medicines used to treat HIV infection like Atazanavir.
  • Medicines used to thin the blood like Warfarin.
  • Do not take this medicine along with Methotrexate.
  • Medicines used to treat fungal infections like Ketoconazole, Itraconazole and Posaconazole.
  • Medicines used to treat infections (antibiotics) like Erythromycin.
  • Medicines used to treat heart diseases or medicines that may affect your heart.

Interactions with food items

To be taken on an empty stomach. There are no known interactions with food or beverages. However, nicotine, caffeine (coffee, tea, chocolate and cola) and alcohol can stimulate stomach acid or delay u...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

  • Store this medicine below 25°C.
  • Protect it from light.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Pantodac Dsr Capsule

Overdose

  • Overdose symptoms may lead to uncontrolled muscle movements, aggression, fits, sleepiness, slurred speech, mood disorders, etc.
  • 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 have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Rukman Mecca

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What are the precautions I need to take before taking this medicine?

  • You need to tell your doctor if you have any heart, liver or kidney problems.
  • Check if you have low levels of magnesium or vitamin B12.
  • You should avoid the use of this medicine for a prolonged time.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines for treating HIV.

Q: What is GERD?

A: GERD stands for gastro-intestinal reflux disorder. There is a valve-like structure in between the stomach and food pipe, which allows food to pass from the food pipe into the stomach. In this disease, the acid from the stomach, goes back, upwards in the food pipe. This acid then causes chest discomfort, pain, burping and damage to the food pipe.

Q: Can I give this medicine to my child for acidity?

A: No, this medicine is not meant for children less than 12 years of age.

Q: Will this medicine cause addiction?

A: No, this medicine is not addictive.

Q: Does this medicine cause diarrhoea?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a probable side effect of this medicine. It is advised that you should avoid fried and spicy food when taking these capsules. Also, drink plenty of water. Please consult your doctor if you experience severe diarrhoea.

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ContainsPantoprazole(40.0 Mg),Domperidone(30.0 Mg)
UsesAcidity, heartburn, GERD
Side effectsDry mouth, diarrhoea, weakness, joint and muscle pain
Last Updated on: 17 Aug 2021 | 02:43 PM (IST)
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