Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Q: What is Pantonix 20mg?
Pantonix 20mg is a prescribed medication for treating GERD, where stomach acid flows back into the esophagus, causing heartburn and acid indigestion. It's also used for peptic ulcers in the stomach or small intestine lining.
Q: How does Pantonix 20mg work?
Pantonix 20mg is a type of medication known as a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by blocking a protein called H+/K+-ATPase, which produces stomach acid. By doing this, Pantonix 20mg helps alleviate symptoms of GERD and peptic ulcer disease.
Q: What are the side effects of Pantonix 20mg?
The side effects of Pantonix 20mg aren’t that common. Still, people face the following issues sometimes - headache, diarrhea, constipation, and allergic reaction.
Q: Can I take Pantonix 20mg if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
Though Pantonix 20mg isn’t a serious issue for pregnant or breastfeeding person, it’s advised not to take medicine unless prescribed by your doctor.
Q: What should I do if I miss a dose of Pantonix 20mg?
If you miss a dose of Pantonix 20mg, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the regular time.
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