Sompraz L capsule contains esomeprazole and levosulpiride as an active ingredient. It is an anti-reflux medicine. Sompraz L is used for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It is a condition when the acid from the stomach comes up to the food pipe along with the contents of the stomach and causes heartburn, chest pain, burning, pain and regurgitation of food or sour liquid. It is also useful in the treatment of stomach and intestinal ulcers. It blocks the acid-producing pumps of stomach cells. Tell your doctor if you have abnormal heart rhythm or take medicines for other mental illnesses. Take it in the exact dose prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you get allergic reactions or if symptoms don’t improve after using it. Before using the Sompraz L capsule, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: What are the uses of Sompraz L capsule?
A: Sompraz L is used in gastroesophageal reflux disease and peptic ulcer (ulcers in stomach or intestine).
Q: How Sompraz L capsule works?
A: Sompraz L capsule contains medicine known as Esomeprazole and Levosulpride. Esomeprazole blocks these small acid producing pumps in the stomach cells and helps in reducing acidity and promotes healing of those ulcers. Levosulpride increases the forward propulsive movement of digestive tract by releasing few chemicals and helps to relieve the symptoms of GERD like heartburn and reflux of food.
Q: When should I take Sompraz L?
A: Take Sompraz L as advised by your doctor. Usually, you should take this medicine at least 30- 40 mins before food, preferably in the morning before breakfast.
Q: What is the difference between Sompaz D and sompraz L?
A: Sompraz D contains a combination of two medicines- domperidone and esomeprazole. Sompraz L contains a combination of two medicines- levosulpiride and esomeprazole.
Q: Can the use of the Sompraz L capsule cause dizziness?
A: Yes, the Sompraz L capsule can sometimes cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and also avoid driving and lifting any heavy object.
Q: Does Sompraz L capsule help in stomach pain?
A: Stomach aches can be due to various reasons. Sompraz L capsule can provide some relief from stomach aches if it is associated with stomach or intestinal ulcers or due to acidity.