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Pantop 40mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Pantop 40mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

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Pantop 40 MG Description

Pantop 40 Tablet is a medication used to reduce the amount of acid produced in the stomach. It treats acid-related illnesses of the stomach and intestine, such as heartburn, acid reflux, peptic ulcer disease, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Pantop 40 provides relief from the symptoms and promotes healing. It contains pantoprazole as an active ingredient. Pantoprazole binds with the proton pump in stomach cells, which blocks acid secretion and helps to treat hyperacidity.

Pantocid 40mg tablet, Pan 40mg tablet, Pp 40 Mg tablet, Ipp 40 Mg tablet, and Pota 40mg tablet also include pantoprazole. This medicine should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It should be taken on an empty stomach as prescribed. It would be best if you took this medicine as prescribed. Do not miss any dose or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.

Along with taking medicine on time, certain lifestyle modifications can help you manage your acidity problem better. Try eating smaller meals, eating slowly to avoid overeating, and lying down immediately after having a meal. Limit your intake of alcohol, avoid smoking, and maintain a healthy weight; consult the doctor to understand what works best for you.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹145.20
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ContainsPantoprazole(40.0 Mg)
UsesUlcer, acid reflux disease
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, stomach pain and constipation
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Uses of Pantop 40 MG

Pantop 40 tablet is used to treat peptic ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and reflux esophagitis, as well as the symptoms associated with these conditions, including acidity, heartburn, ...
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Contraindications of Pantop 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to pantoprazole or similar medicines or other ingredients of Pantop 40 mg tablet.
  • Do not consume the medicine if you are taking rilpivirine used in HIV treatment.

Side effects of Pantop 40 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Pantop 40 MG



Can I take Pantop 40 tablet during pregnancy?
Limited information is available on the use of Pantop 40 tablet in pregnancy, use only if prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Pantop 40 tablet while breastfeeding?
Pantop 40 tablet can pass into breast milk. Avoid unless prescribed by the doctor.


Can I drive if I have consumed Pantop 40 tablet?
The 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 the medicine. Avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Pantop 40 tablet?
No known interactions with alcohol, discuss with the doctor if you consume alcohol too often and accordingly, he may suggest to you what will work best for you. Alcohol consumption may be associated with acidity problem and long term consumption can lead to other complications.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience an allergic reaction after taking Pantop 40 mg tablet.
  • You have weak and brittle bones (osteoporosis).
  • You are taking an anti-HIV medicine like atazanavir or painkillers like aspirin.
  • If you have a vitamin B12 deficiency, inform the doctor, as the Pantop 40 tablet reduces the absorption of vitamin B12 when used for the long term.
  • You are supposed to take a blood test (Chromogranin A).
  • You are using the medicine for the long term.
  • If you have liver problems, you should use this medicine with caution. Patients with kidney conditions should speak with a doctor before using Pantop 40.
  • Avoid using for children below the age of 12 years.

Directions for Use of Pantop 40 MG

  • Pantop 40 tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor.
  • The medicine must be taken 1 hour before food, on an empty stomach.

Storage and disposal of Pantop 40 MG

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

Quick Tips of Pantop 40 MG

  • It is recommended to use Pantop 40 tablet as prescribed. 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 have been using this medicine continuously to treat acidity for more than four 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.
  • Take Pantop 40 Tablet one hour before breakfast for effective relief from acidity. To prevent acidity, avoid carbonated beverages, citrus juices, fried and caffeinated foods, alcohol, and smoking. Ref...
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  • Long-term use may lead to weak bones; ensure sufficient calcium and magnesium intake. Only halt medication after consulting your doctor. Contact your doctor promptly if you experience decreased urinat...
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Dosage of Pantop 40 MG


If you have taken too much of Pantop 40, seek medical help or call the doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose of Pantop 40 tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with a regular dosing schedule. Avoid a double dose of...
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Mode of Action of Pantop 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Pantop 40 reduces acid production in the stomach by blocking or inhibiting the proton pump, which is responsible for the secretion of stomach acid. This relieves acidity, promotes ulcer healing, and r...
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Interactions of Pantop 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Other medicines can affect the way Pantop 40 tablet works or the medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Especially medicines for fungal infection, anti-HIV medicines, blood thinner medicines and medicines for cancer.

Content Details


Nancy Dixit

B. Pharm, M. Pharm


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I take Pantop 40 before dinner?

A: Pantop 40 can be taken 30 minutes before dinner. It should preferably be taken in the morning before the first meal on an empty stomach.

Q: Can Pantop 40 mg tablet be taken after food?

A: Pantop 40 tablets should be taken as directed by the doctor. The medicine should be taken 1 hour before food on an empty stomach.

Q: What should I discuss with the doctor before taking Pantop 40 mg tablet?

A: Talk to your doctor if you have liver or bone problems. If you take Pantop 40 MG Tablets for a long time, use them with caution. Pantop 40 MG Tablets can lower magnesium levels in your body and increase your risk of bone fractures. See your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Q: What is Pantop 40 mg used for?

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

Q: Is Pantop 40 tablet effective for palpitation?

A: No, Pantop 40 tablet is a medicine used to reduce the amount of acid produced in the stomach. It does not help reduce palpitation (feelings of a fast, fluttering or pounding heartbeat).

Q: Is Pantop 40 effective for mouth ulcers?

A: Pantop 40 may not be effective for mouth ulcers. Mouth ulcers are a common problem that usually heals on their own in a week or two. You can speed up the healing of your ulcers by avoiding things that irritate your skin.

Q: Is Pantop 40 effective for piles?

A: No, Pantop 40 is not effective for the treatment of piles. Piles is a condition of swollen and inflamed veins in and around your anus. It causes itching, pain, redness and sometimes blood in the bowels. Pantop 40 is an acidity medicine and is not effective in relieving symptoms of piles.

Q: Can I take Pantop 40 for dental related pain?

A: No, Pantop 40 is not a pain-relieving medicine. It will not help you relieve dental pain. Dental pain can be due to an infection, ulcer or following a dental procedure. You should not self-medicate and seek medical advice if you are experiencing dental pain.

Q: Can I take Pantop 40 before dinner?

A: Pantio 40 should preferably be taken in the morning before the first meal on an empty stomach. Its action may be altered if not taken on an empty stomach; however, if you have concerns take advice from your doctor.

Q: How many Pantop 40 can be taken in a day?

A: Pantop 40 is usually prescribed once a day in the morning. The doctor decides the dose and frequency depending on the underlying condition and how you respond to the treatment. Hence, it is advised to take it exactly as prescribed by the doctor in exact doses and frequency.

Q: Does Pantop 40 reduce gas?

A: No, Pantop 40 does not reduce the gas problem in patients. You must take this medicine only at your doctor's recommendation. Try not to self-medicate.

Q: Can Pantop 40 tablet spike up sugar levels in diabetic patients?

A: No, it usually does not spike up the blood sugar level in diabetic patients if taken in the prescribed dose and duration. However, if you feel any symptoms associated with high blood sugar levels, immediately speak to your doctor. Also, it is advised to inform the doctor about your medical history, including your medical condition and all the medicines you are currently taking.

Q: Can we have Rantac after having Pantop 40?

A: Although both medicines are antacids, consult your doctor before taking Rantac or any other medicine if you do not feel any improvement in symptoms after taking Pantop 40. Do not self-medicate.

Q: Does Pantop 40 cause sleepiness?

A: You might experience sleep disorders, such as sleepiness, as a side effect of Pantop 40. Although not everyone gets them, it often improves with time. Talk to your doctor if such kind of symptom persists for a long.

Q: Is Aciloc 300 same as Pantop 40?

A: No, although both are antacid medicines, they have different active ingredients. Aciloc 300 contains ranitidine, while Pantop 40 contains pantoprazole as an active ingredient. Hence, it is advised to take the same brand recommended by the doctor.

Q: Can I take Pantop 40 for loose motion?

A: No, Pantop 40 tablet does not help control diarrhoea or loose motion. It is a medicine used for the treatment of ulcers and acid reflux.

Q: What are the side effects of Pantop 40?

A: Headache and diarrhoea are the most common side effects of Pantop 40. However, these symptoms usually resolve on their own.

Q: What is the composition of Pantop 40?

A: Pantop 40 composition consists of pantoprazole as its active component.

Q: Is Pantop 40 safe during pregnancy?

A: Due to a lack of safety information, avoid using Pantop 40 tablet during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can Pantop 40 be used for Crohn's disease?

A: Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that affects the lining of the digestive tract. If it is caused due to excessive acid production in the stomach, Pantop 40 can be used under medical supervision for the treatment of Crohn's disease.

Q: How many Pantop 40 can I take in a day?

A: Pantop 40 tablet must be taken as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take more than the prescribed daily dose. Avoid self-medication.

Q: Can I take Pantop 40 for peptic ulcer disease?

A: A peptic ulcer in the stomach is called a gastric ulcer. Pantop 40 can be used for peptic ulcers in the stomach if it is prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Pantop vs Pantop D, what are the differences?

A: Pantoprazole is the only ingredient in Pantop 40, whereas Pantop D contains pantoprazole as well as domperidone. However, both medications are used to treat GERD, gastritis and other conditions. You should only take the medication that your doctor has prescribed for you based on your diagnosis and medical history.

Q: Pantop vs Pantosec, are they the same?

A: Yes, the active ingredient in both medications is pantoprazole. The only difference is the brand name. It is, however, advised to use the same brand as prescribed by the doctor.
Last Updated on: 12 March 2024 | 3:15 PM (IST)

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