Neksium 40 Mg
Neksium 40 MG Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of stomach ulcers, Gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD) and other acidity related disorders.
Neksium 40 Mg
Description Of Neksium 40 Mg
Neksium 40 MG Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of stomach ulcers, Gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD) and other acidity related disorders. It decreases the acid produced in the stomach and also helps in the healing of ulcers.
Neksium 40 Mg Chemical Name
- Esomeprazole (40mg)
Neksium 40 Mg Manufacturer
Uses of Neksium 40 Mg
- Erosive Esophagitis
- Gastroesophagal Reflux Disease
- Helicobacter pylori Infection
- Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
What is Neksium 40 Mg?
Neksium 40 Tablet is used for Gastric ulcers, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Peptic ulcer, Acidity, Zollinger-ellison syndrome, Helicobacter pylori infection and other conditions. Neksium 40 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Neksium 40 Tablet contains Esomeprazole as an active ingredient.
Neksium 40 Tablet works by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach.
How Neksium 40 Mg working
Neksium 40 mg Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion and heartburn
How is Neksium 40 Mg used?
Neksium 40 Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Gastric ulcers
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease
- Peptic ulcer
- Zollinger-ellison syndrome
- Helicobacter pylori infection
Neksium 40 Mg Indications
Take Neksium 40 MG Tablet as instructed by the doctor. This medicine should be taken an hour before food. An adequate amount of water should be consumed with this medicine. Do not take this medicine for longer than the recommended duration.
Neksium 40 Mg Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose should be skipped.
Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. Symptoms may include confusion, drowsiness, blurred vision, dry mouth, and headache.
Contraindication Of Neksium 40 Mg
Adverse effects Of Neksium 40 Mg
- Stomach pain
- Skin rash
- Swelling and redness at the injection site
- Difficulty in breathing
- Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet
- Irregular heartbeat
- Severe diarrhea
- Unusual tiredness and weakness
- Decreased appetite
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Neksium 40 Mg
Before using Neksium 40 Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Consult a doctor if you have malignancy, hepatic impairment or community-acquired pneumonia
Drinking alcohol, smoking, taking steroids, seziure medications, as well as family history of osteoporosis increases risk of osteoporosis while taking this medication
- May increase risk of lupus
- May increase risk of osteoporosis
- Monitor for signs and symptoms of bleeding
- Notify MD if planning on becoming or are pregnant
- Notify MD if stools look black and tarry, throwing up blood, or throw up that looks like coffee grounds
- Take caution in paediatric individuals
Storage Conditions for Neksium 40 Mg
Do not store above 30°C.
Keep the container tightly closed (bottle) in order to protect from moisture. Store in the original package (blister) in order to protect from moisture.