Drug Interaction of Starcid 40mg Tablet
Fluconazole is an antifungal drug used to treat fungal infection. This drug need acidic condition to absorb in the intestine. By using this medicine with esomeprazole affects the absorption of drug in intestine.
Methotrexate is an anti-rheumatic drug. Methotrexate with esomeprazole can cause increased methotrexate levels, leads to toxic. Consult the doctor before giving these two-drug combinations at a time. Mostly avoid these combinations, managed by giving time gap between them
Warfarin is an anticoagulant. Warfarin with esomeprazole combination can cause increased bleeding. Monitor frequently, consult the doctor immediately if taking both at a time. If it needs to give, adjust the time gap between them.
It is an antiretroviral drug. It needs acidic condition to absorb drug in the intestine. In combination with esomeprazole can affects the absorption of drug in the intestine.
Esomeprazole with clopidogrel leads to decreases the levels of clopidogrel in the blood. It leads to the risk of blood clots.
It should be taken one hour before a meal with water. Do not take spicy, fatty foods, alcohol, caffeinated drinks or beverage such as coffee, tea, and cola while taking this medicine. Remember to try to finish your dinner three hours before going to bed. Then only it should prevent acid secretion in the stomach while taking with foods. Avoid acid-containing foods to relieve symptoms easily.
Esomeprazole long term causes magnesium deficiency (hypomagnesemia). If you’re noticed dizziness, shivering, muscle pin, irregular heartbeat, seizures or fits, immediately consult the doctor. Monitor magnesium levels at regular intervals.
It is an autoimmune disease shows mainly affecting the joints, brain, kidneys, skin and other organs. By using esomeprazole, it can be occurred. If you experienced any of these side effects tiredness, painful joints, rashes or lesions on the skin by using esomeprazole, immediately consult the doctor for better life.
Long-term use of esomeprazole can cause calcium deficiency, leads to show effects on bone. By overcoming this condition, add vitamin D supplements with esomeprazole helps to increase calcium absorption in the body.
Vitamin and mineral deficenecy
Long term use of rabeprazole leads to vitamin and mineral deficiency. To overcome this, adequate vitamin and mineral supplements with esomeprazole is needed.