Brand Name Pantodac L Capsule SR
Salt Composition Pantoprazole (40mg) + Levosulpiride (75mg)
Strength 40mg+75mg
Product Form Capsule
Pack 10 Capsule(s) in Strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Gastro Intestional Tract
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Zydus Cadila
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressZydus Cadila,Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, India.
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    Medical Description of Pantodac L Capsule SR

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR contains Pantoprazole 40mg and Levosulpiride 75mg used to treat conditions like Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor, and anti-ulcer agent used to relieve acid-related indigestion and heartburn in the stomach. Levosulpiride is a prokinetic that helps in the movement of food from the stomach to the intestine by producing a chemical messenger called acetylcholine. This combination softens the stools and decreases the acid secretion from the stomach. Swallow the whole capsule at once. Don’t break, chew, or crush the capsule


    Pantodac L Capsule SR Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Irritable bowel syndrome.


    Pantodac L Capsule SR Benefits

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

    GERD occurs due to stomach acid frequently flows backwards direction from stomach to the esophagus, leads to develop heartburn, and acid indigestion. Primarily it can manage with lifestyle changes, and using OTC (Over the counter) medicines. Also, sometimes need surgery. This medicine is used to treat this backflow acid secretion in the stomach.

    Irritable bowel syndrome

    An intestinal disorder leads to develop persistent stomach pain, flatulence, diarrhea, or constipation, is treated by this medicine.


    Pantodac L Capsule SR Indication

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR is prescribed in the following indications such as Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Irritable bowel syndrome.


    Mechanism of action of Pantodac L Capsule SR

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR is contains Pantoprazole and Levosulpiride is a two medicine combination. Pantoprazole is Proton Pump Inhibitor(PPI),  reduces the acid secretion in the stomach by blocking the acid-producing pumps in the stomach which help in the relief of acid-related problems like ulcers, indigestions, Heartburns, Irritable bowel syndrome. etc. Levosulpiride is a prokinetic drug that increase the production of chemical messengers called acetylcholine which is much more needed for the increase movement of the stomach and intestine to prevents the acid reflux.(flow of the acid to the food pipe)


    How Pantodac L Capsule SR works

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR contains Pantoprazole and Levosulpiride is a two medicine combination. Pantoprazole is Proton Pump Inhibitor(PPI),  reduces the acid secretion in the stomach by blocking the acid-producing pumps in the stomach which help in the relief of acid-related problems like ulcers, indigestions, Heartburns, Irritable bowel syndrome. etc. Levosulpiride is a prokinetic drug that increase the production of chemical messengers called acetylcholine which is much more needed for the increase movement of the stomach and intestine to prevents the acid reflux.(flow of the acid to the food pipe)


    Pantodac L Capsule SR Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to pantoprazole and  levosulpiride
    • Kindly avoid this drug if you are having hepatic and renal impairment, intestinal bleeding or obstruction
    • Kindly consult with your doctor suppose if you have any serious heart problems like electrolyte imbalance and congestive cardiac failure before starting the treatment.
    • Caution is needed for the patient with prolactin pituitary tumor


    Pantodac L Capsule SR Side Effects

    • Dry mouth
    • Headache
    • Weakness and tiredness
    • Diarrhea
    • Sleepiness
    • Dizziness
    • Constipation
    • Irregular heartbeats
    • Rashes
    • Fatigue


    FAQs for Pantodac L Capsule SR

    • Does Pantodac-L Capsule SR contain habit-forming drug?

    No, it doesn’t have habit-forming tendency.

    • What is the time duration for Pantodac-L Capsule SR to react on body?

    It shows its action within 1-2 hour after administration.

    • How long will sustain in our body?

    It remains for 5-8 hours in our body.

    • Is it safe during pregnancy?

    No. It is not safe during pregnancy. It shows an effect to the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor

    • Can we take over years of time?

    Long-term use of this medicine leads to develop bone fractures, vitamin, and mineral deficiencies. Kindly consult with your doctor


    Precautions and general warning of Pantodac L Capsule SR

    Alcohol

    No results were found, not get proper information. By using alcohol leads to developing acidity, which leads to worsening the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with  your doctor before taking any medication

    Driving or operating machinery

    No. Pantodac-L Capsule SR is not safe to drive after administration. This combination capsule causes disturbance in alterness, may leads to dizziness, sleepiness, and alters the ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor before taking any medication.

    Pregnancy

    No. This capsule is not safe during pregnancy. This combinational medicine shows unwanted effect on the developing fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor before taking any medication.

    Breast Feeding

    No. Pantodac-L Capsule SR is not safe during breastfeeding. It shows an unwanted effect to the babies, if it is secreted through the breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor before taking any medication.

    Kidney Problem

    This combinational capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney impairment, or kidney diseases. Then it leads to a risk of kidney failure or kidney damage. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.

    Liver Disease

    This combinational capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver impairment, or liver diseases. Then it leads to a risk of liver problem or liver damage. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    How to Take Pantodac L Capsule SR

    It should be taken on an empty stomach, at least one hour before the meal as prescribed by the doctor. Take this medicine at a regular interval of time. It is better, try to finish your dinner as earlier as possible at least 2 – 3 hours before going to the bed, which leads to the reduction of acid secretion in the stomach.

    Take the correct dose and duration of medicine as prescribed by the doctor. Swallow whole capsule at once. Take the capsule has fully or wholly, don’t break, cut, chew or crush the capsule.


    Use of Pantodac L Capsule SR in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the drug prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Pantodac L Capsule SR in children

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR is not prescribed in children under 18 years of age. Kindly consult with your doctor


    Use of Pantodac L Capsule SR in Elderly Patients

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    If you are allergic to this medicine or any other combination of this medicine.

    If you have notice any allergic symptoms such as itching, breathing difficulties, Skin rashes, swelling. Kindly consult your doctor immediately.

    Inform you are doctor if you have the vitamin B12 levels low in your blood.


    Talk to your doctor if

    • If the patient is allergic to the composition of the Pantoprazole and Levosulpiride or anyone
    • If you’re using any concomitant medications
    • If you’re not responding to the corresponding treatment


    General instructions

    Pantodac-L Capsule SR consists of Pantoprazole + Levosulpiride is used in the treatment of the following conditions such as Gastro oesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Irritable bowel syndrome.

    Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitors, anti-ulcer agents used to relieve acid related to indigestion, and heartburn in the stomach. Levosulpiride is a prokinetic helps in the movement of food from stomach to the intestine by producing chemical messenger (acetylcholine). This combination softens the stools and decreases the acid secretion from the stomach.


    Drug Interaction of Pantodac L Capsule SR

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Ketoconazole

    Ketoconazole used in the treatment fungal infection as an anti-fungal agent.

    This combinational medicine along with the ketoconazole reduces the stomach acid and decreases the absorption of ketoconazole in the body and reduces the blood levels of ketoconazole in the blood levels. Because of this antifungal effect will be reduced.

    Methotrexate

    Methotrexate along with this combinational medicine may increase the blood levels and side effects of methotrexate. So dose adjustment is needed kindly consult with your doctor.

    Atazanavir

    This combinational medicine by decreasing the stomach acid levels, pantoprazole may decrease the absorption and reduces the blood levels of atazanavir. Because of this, the medication becomes less effective against HIV.

    Erythromycin                      

    Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic used to treat certain bacterial infections. This medicine alters the action of erythromycin. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Tramadol

    Tramadol is an opioid analgesic used to treat moderate to severe pain. This medicine alters the action of tramadol. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Nelfinavir

    This combinational medicine by decreasing the stomach acid levels, pantoprazole may decrease the absorption and reduces the blood levels of nelfinavir. Because of this, the medication becomes less effective against HIV.

    Warfarin

    Warfarin is an anticoagulant drug. This combinational medicine increases the levels of warfarin in our body leads to an increase in International Normalized Ratio (INR) levels. This may causes the risk of serious bleeding. Dose adjustment and frequent monitoring patient prothrombin timing or INR levels are necessary. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Digoxin

    Digoxin is a cardiac glycoside used to treat irregular heartbeats. This medicine alters the action of digoxin. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Bromocriptine

    Bromocriptine is a dopamine receptor antagonist used to treat certain menstrual problems. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Fluvoxamine

    It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder. Taking this combinational along with fluvoxamine may chances of increase the effect of pantoprazole which may leads to blurred vision, increased in heart rate, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, sweating, headache and dryness of mouth. Dose adjustment may be needed. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Antacids

    Antacids containing aluminium and magnesium are used for indigestion. This medicine alters the action of antacids. It is better to give this medicine at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking antacids.Kindly consult with your doctor

    Drug-Food Interaction

    By using of this medicine with food should be maintained time gap at least 1 hour before the meals for better effectiveness of the medicine. By using of this medicine with spicy, fatty foods, alcohol, caffeinated drinks, or beverages such as coffee, tea, cola, etc, should be avoided for better effectiveness of the medicine.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Gastrointestinal perforation

    It should be used with caution in patients with gastrointestinal perforations (intestinal problems such as internal bleeding, an obstruction, or perforation of the stomach, and intestine, etc) leads to worsen the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.

    Breast cancer, and Pituitary gland tumor           

    It should be used with cautious in patients with breast cancer, and pituitary gland tumor (prolactinoma, prolactin imbalances), leads to worsen the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.

    Pheochromocytoma        

    It should be used with cautious in patients with pheochromocytoma (adrenal gland tumor, leads to develop high blood pressure, sweating, fast heartbeat, etc), leads to worsen the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Epilepsy

    It should be used with caution in patients with epilepsy, leads to worsen the patient health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor.Based on the patient clinical conditions, dose adjustment or the replacement is needed.

    Liver diseases

    This combinational capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver impairment, or liver diseases. Then it leads to a risk of liver problem or liver damage. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.

    Bone fractures

    By using the medicine for the very longer period of this time leads the osteoporosis (Bone fracture). To avoid the osteoporosis calcium and others vitamin D supplement are give to minimize the calcium and vitamin deficiency. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Vitamin B12 deficiency                                

    By using the medicine for the very longer period of this time leads the Vitamin B12 deficinency. Vitamin B12 supplements are given with pantoprazole to minimize this vitamin deficiency. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Hypomagnesemia

    By long-term use of this medicine leads to developing hypomagnesemia (low magnesium levels), which leads to developing dizziness, shivering, muscle pain, irregular heartbeat, seizures, or fits. Kindly consult with your doctor. Based on the patient clinical conditions, dose adjustment or replacement is needed.

    Heart problems

    The patients with heart problem, caution should be taken before taking the medicine otherwise leads to the heart-related problems such as heart failure, etc which leads to the patient conditions most worsening. Kindly consult with your doctor before prescribing the medicine based on the health or clinical conditions, dose adjustment or replacement is necessary.


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose the medicine. If you taken any overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.   


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor, the anti-ulcer agent used to relieve acid-related indigestion, and heartburn in the stomach. Levosulpiride is a prokinetic that helps in the movement of food from the stomach to the intestine by producing a chemical messenger (acetylcholine).

    Likewise, it is better, try to finish your dinner as earlier as possible at least 2 – 3 hours before going to the bed, which leads to the reduction of acid secretion in the stomach.