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Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

By ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
102.25*
MRP 120.30
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Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets Description

Pentab D Tablet is an anti-reflux medicine. It is used to treat GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease). GERD is a condition where acid from the stomach flows back to the food pipe. This backflow of a

id irritates the lining of the food pipe and leads to chest pain and heartburn. It contains a combination of two medicines - pantoprazole and domperidone. This combination is used in patients in which pantoprazole alone is not able to control acid reflux. Pentab D Tablet should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. It should be taken before meals.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹102.25
You Save₹18.05 (15% on MRP)
ContainsDomperidone(10.0 Mg) + Pantoprazole(40.0 Mg)
UsesAcidity, heartburn, GERD
Side effectsDiarrhea, dry mouth, headache, weakness, rashes, nausea
TherapyANTACID AND ANTI-EMETIC
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Uses of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pentab D Tablet is used to treat GERD (Gastrointestinal reflux disease), which is non-responsive to pantoprazole alone. It helps in relieving symptoms such as heartburn, chest discomfort or acidity.

Contraindications of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Pantoprazole or Domperidone or other ingredients present along with it.
  • If you are taking an anti-HIV medicine called Rilpivirine.
  • If you have or ever had bleeding or obstruction in the stomach or intestine.
  • If you have any liver or kidney-related problems.
  • If you were diagnosed with pituitary gland tumors
  • If you have any heart conditions such as heart failure,irregular heart rhythm, electrolyte or salt imbalance.

Side effects of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Diarrhea
  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Flatulence (Passing gas)

Precautions and Warnings of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pentab D Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • There is no safety information available on the use of Pentab D Tablet in pregnant women. Hence, it should be avoided unless it is prescribed by the doctor to reduce the chances of any potential harm ...
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Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pentab D Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Components of Pentab D Tablet pass into the breastmilk in a small amount. Hence, it should be avoided while breastfeeding. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine while you are breastfeeding if it...
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Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pentab D Tablet?
A:
Pentab D Tablets have no or negligible influence on your ability to drive and use machines. However, if you experience headache, dizziness, drowsiness and visual disturbances, it is advisable not to drive or use machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pentab D Tablet?
A:
There are no known interactions reported between this medicine and alcohol. However, alcohol is known to increase acidity and can make your acidity worse.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop watery diarrhoea or fever after taking this medicine.
  • You experience black tarry stools and abdominal pain after taking this medicine.
  • You have a stomach tumour or cancer.
  • You have kidney or liver-related disorders, including kidney failure.
  • You have or had a fracture recently or have brittle or weak bones (Osteoporosis).
  • You are on steroids or HIV medicines or any anti-infective medicine.
  • On exposure to the sun, you get a rash on your skin, stop your treatment and inform your doctor as soon as you can.
  • If 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 existing heart conditions such as heart failure, heart rhythm disorders and electrolyte or salt imbalance.
  • You may be asked by your doctor to perform certain tests regularly if you are taking this medicine for long-term treatment.

Mode of Action of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Pentab D Tablet works by the combined action of its two ingredients, pantoprazole and domperidone.
  • Pantoprazole reduces the intake of certain ions in the stomach wall that are necessary for the production of digestive acids in the stomach, and hence leads to reduced acid production.
  • Domperidone is an antiemetic agent. It works by increasing the movement in the stomach and intestines so that acid does not flow back into the food pipe.

Directions for Use of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pentab D Tablet should be taken as a whole with a sufficient amount of water.Take Pentab D Tablet tablets, preferably in the morning before your first meal.

Interactions of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Pentab D works or Pentab D itself can affect the action 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 like antibiotics, antimalarials, blood thinners, and to treat heart conditions like heart failure, high cholesterol, antimalarials, or medicines for brain-relate...
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Interactions with food items

You may be asked to avoid spicy foods, smoking, reduce caffeine intake (coffee, tea, chocolate and cola) and alcohol as they may stimulate stomach acid and hinder the treatment process.

Storage and disposal of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Pentab D Tablet in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.

Dosage of Pentab D Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Pentab D Tablet include abnormal muscle movements, fits, aggressive behaviour, drowsiness, slurred speech and feeling anxious. If you have taken too much of this medicine, t...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine, then 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 doubl...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does GERD mean?

A: GERD is a condition of acid reflux, also known as gastrointestinal reflux disease. It is a condition in which acid from the stomach flows back to the food pipe, a tube connecting your mouth to the stomach. This acid backflow irritates the lining of the food pipe and causes chest discomfort, pain, burping and damage to liing of the food pipe.

Q: Can I give Pentab D Tablet to my child?

A: No, Pentab D Tablet is not recommended for individuals below 12 years of age.

Q: Pentab D Tablet vs Pan 40, how do they differ?

  • Pentab D Tablet is a combination of medicine. It contains two ingredients, Pantoprazole and Domperidone. It is used to treat gastrointestinal reflux diseases, not responding to Pantoprazole alone or o...
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  • Pan 40 contains only Pantoprazole and is used for acidity, GERD and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (a tumour of the pancreas inducing excess secretion of stomach acid). These two differ in their ingredien...
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Q: Can I take Pentab D Tablets for gas?

A: No, Pentab D Tablet is not effective in reducing gas, bloating and flatulence.
Product Details
Brand
PENTAB D
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/06/2022
Last Updated on: 02 Dec 2021 | 07:29 PM (IST)

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