ASTRA IDL LTD Generic : Esomeprazole
73.00 40mg/30mg 10 Tablets
â€¢ Central Nervous System:
Headache, dizziness, drowsiness, aggression, agitation, depression, hallucination.
â€¢ Skin: Itching, hair loss, severe allergic reactions, photosensitivity, blistering.
â€¢ Eye and ENT: Blurred vision.
â€¢ Gastrointestinal: Flatulence, abdominal pain, stomach upset, nausea, diarrhea, dry mouth, constipation, GI fungal infection, inflammation of pancreas and intestine, mouth ulcer, taste disturbance.
â€¢ Genitourinary: Breast enlargement in men, kidney disorder.
â€¢ Liver: Occurrence of confusion, altered level of consciousness and coma as a result of liver failure(Hepatic encephalopathy) , liver failure, inflammation of liver with or without jaundice.
â€¢ Blood: Decrease in white blood cells.
â€¢ Local: Injection-site reactions including mild local redness and itching with IV administration.
â€¢ Musculoskeletal: Muscular weakness, muscle pain.
â€¢ Respiratory: Asthma, respiratory tract infection.
â€¢ Miscellaneous: Severe allergic reaction/shock.
GERD: 20 or 40 mg is given once daily for 4-8 weeks. In children ages 1-11, the dose is 10 or 20 mg daily.
H. pylori: 40 mg is administered once daily in combination with amoxicillin and clarithromycin for 10 days.
NSAID-induced ulcers: 20 to 40 mg daily for 6 months.
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is treated with 40 mg twice daily.
It comes as a tablet or capsule to take by mouth, once a day, one hour before meal.
♦ It should not be co-administered with Methotrexate, clopidogrel and atazanavir.
â€¢ Caution needed for children, pregnancy and breastfeeding women.
â€¢ It may cause malignancy and liver impairment.
â€¢ While taking this medication, there is an increased risk of developing certain infections such as community-acquired pneumonia.
Take properly as per your doctor's advice.
Injection: Powder for injection: Store at (20 - 25Â°C). Protect from light. Reconstituted solution for injection should be stored at room temperature up to 30Â°C and administered within 12 hr after preparation.♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA