Nexpro 20 Mg
Nexpro 20 MG Tablet is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of stomach ulcers, Gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD) and other acidity related disorders.
Nexpro 20 Mg
Description Of Nexpro 20 Mg
Nexpro 20 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.
Nexpro 20 Mg Chemical Name
- Esomeprazole (20mg)
Nexpro 20 Mg Manufacturer
- Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Uses of Nexpro 20 Mg
- Erosive Esophagitis
- Gastroesophagal Reflux Disease
- Helicobacter pylori Infection
- Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
What is Nexpro 20 Mg?
Nexpro-20 Tablet is used for Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Peptic ulcer, Gastric ulcers, Helicobacter pylori infection, Zollinger-ellison syndrome and other conditions.
How Nexpro 20 Mg working
Nexpro 20 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 Nexpro 20 Mg used?
Nexpro-20 Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Peptic ulcer, Gastric ulcers, Helicobacter pylori infection, Zollinger-ellison syndrome and other conditions.
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease
- Peptic ulcer
- Gastric ulcers
- Helicobacter pylori infection
- Zollinger-ellison syndrome
Nexpro 20 Mg Indications
Take Nexpro 20 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.
Nexpro 20 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 Nexpro 20 Mg
Adverse effects Of Nexpro 20 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 Nexpro 20 Mg
Diarrhea - This medicine has been associated with an increased incidence of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea in some patients. Consult your doctor if you experience diarrhea that does not improve over time.
Liver disease - Report any incidence of liver disease to the doctor. This medicine is not recommended for use if the impairment is severe. For mild to moderate impairment, this medicine can be given with suitable dose adjustment and safety monitoring.
Immune system disorder - Use of this medicine for durations longer than medically recommended can cause skin disorders by affecting the immune system. Report any incidence of skin lesion formation to the doctor while using this medicine.
Risk of infections - Use of this medicine increases the susceptibility to infections from bacteria.
Bone fracture - Use of high dose of Nexpro Fast 20 Tablet for prolonged duration may increase the risk of bone fractures especially in older patients and women. Supplements like Calcium citrate and Vitamin D should be taken after consulting the doctor.
Vitamin B12 deficiency - Long-term treatment with Nexpro Fast 20 Tablet may decrease the absorption of Vitamin B-12 in the body. Supplements can be taken after consulting the doctor.
Storage Conditions for Nexpro 20 Mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.