Protium Tablet 40MG
It is used to treat erosive esophagitis (damage to the esophagus from stomach acid caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD) in adults and children who are at least 5 years old. Pantoprazole is usually given for up to 8 weeks at a time while your esophagus heals
It can cause headache, abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomitting etc
It is contrainticated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, lupus.
Proton pump inhibitors (such as pantoprazole) may increase your risk for bone fractures, especially with longer use, higher doses, and in older adults. Talk with your doctor or pharmacist about ways to prevent bone loss/fracture, such as by taking calcium (such as calcium citrate) and vitamin D supplements.
This medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Drugs that may interact with this drug are Digoxin, itraconazole, ketoconazole, ampicillin, carbamezapine, clopidogrel etc.
Product Name: PROTIUM Tab 40mg 14's
Product Form: Tablets
Pack Size: 14's
Marketed By: ABBOTT LABORATORIES (PAKISTAN) LTD.
Generic Category: ANTI-ULCERANT