Protonix (Pantoprazole Sodium)
20mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
(℞) Prescription required. Can not be split. Product of Australia. Shipped from Australia. Protonix is also marketed internationally under the name Somac.
40mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
(℞) Prescription required. Can not be split. Product of Turkey. Shipped from Mauritius. Protonix is also marketed internationally under the name Pantpas.
Generic equivalents for Protonix... What are generics?
Pantoprazole Sodium (℞)
40mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
(℞) Prescription required. Can not be split. Product of India. Shipped from Mauritius.
To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3-month supply or the closest package size available based on your personal prescription. read more
Pantoprazole Sodium Information
PANTOPRAZOLE (pan TOE pra zole) prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), inflammation of the esophagus, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -liver disease -low levels of magnesium in the blood -lupus -an unusual or allergic reaction to omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, rabeprazole, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding
Take this medicine by mouth. Swallow the tablets whole with a drink of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Do not crush, break, or chew. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this drug may be prescribed for children as young as 5 years for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications: -atazanavir -nelfinavir This medicine may also interact with the following medications: -ampicillin -delavirdine -erlotinib -iron salts -medicines for fungal infections like ketoconazole, itraconazole and voriconazole -methotrexate -mycophenolate mofetil -warfarin
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
It can take several days before your stomach pain gets better. Check with your doctor or health care professional if your condition does not start to get better, or if it gets worse. You may need blood work done while you are taking this medicine. This medicine may cause a decrease in vitamin B12. You should make sure that you get enough vitamin B12 while you are taking this medicine. Discuss the foods you eat and the vitamins you take with your health care professional.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: - allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue - bone, muscle or joint pain - breathing problems - chest pain or chest tightness - dark yellow or brown urine - dizziness - fast, irregular heartbeat - feeling faint or lightheaded - fever or sore throat - muscle spasm - palpitations - rash on cheeks or arms that gets worse in the sun - redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth - seizures -stomach polyps - tremors - unusual bleeding or bruising - unusually weak or tired - yellowing of the eyes or skin Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): - constipation - diarrhea - dry mouth - headache - nausea
This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Keep out of the reach of children. Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Protect from light and moisture. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
NOTE: This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.
Pantoprazole Sodium Gastro-resistant tablet