Brand Name Tom 20mg Capsule
Salt Composition Omeprazole (20mg)
Strength 20mg
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 Blubell Pharma
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressBlubell Pharma,1401/22 Behind Tata Motors, Mohan Nagar, Rohtak Road , Sonipat-131001, Haryana (India)
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    Medical Description of Tom 20mg Capsule

    Tom 20mg Capsule contains Omeprazole 20mg. Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) is used in the treatment of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and peptic ulcer disease. Tom 20mg capsule helps to give relief from acid-related indigestion and heartburn. Tom 20mg capsule works by decreasing acid secretion in the parietal cells of the stomach. Omeprazole relieves ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori infection, used in combination with antibiotics like amoxicillin, or clarithromycin, and metronidazole, or tinidazole; acid related to dyspepsia, and active benign gastric ulcers. Furthermore, Tom 20mg capsule is used to treat stress ulcers and acid secretion during the intake of painkillers (NSAIDs).

    Tom 20mg capsule is contraindicated to allergic symptoms such as skin rashes, itching, swelling, breathing difficulties, etc., liver dysfunction, atrophic gastritis, vitamin, and mineral deficiency.


    Tom 20mg Capsule Uses

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is used to treat conditions such as erosive esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, Helicobacter pylori infection, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, and gastroduodenal ulcers.


    Tom 20mg Capsule Benefits

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is used in the treatment of acid-related indigestion and heartburn. Tom 20mg capsule gives relief from the acid secretion from the stomach. 

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

    GERD occurs due to stomach acid frequently flows backward direction from the stomach to the oesophagus. Heartburn and acid indigestion are the symptoms of GERD. Omeprazole is used to treat the backflow acid secretion in the stomach. Also, need sometimes surgery.

    Gastro - duodenal ulcers 

    It causes due to increased stomach acid secretion. Omeprazole is used to treat excessive stomach acid production. Also used to relieve stress ulcers.  

    Erosive oesophagitis

    Esophagitis is a condition in which the oesophagus (a muscular tube that helps food pass from the neck to the stomach) swells. It is caused due to excess acid production backflow from the stomach to the oesophagus. Erosive esophagitis is a disorder in which the lining of the oesophagus is irritated and damaged, resulting in a disease known as erosive esophagitis. Omeprazole is used to suppress stomach acid secretion and relieves the disease.

    Zollinger- Ellison syndrome

    It is a condition where tumours form in the pancreas and duodenum. These forming tumours secrete gastrin hormone, which in turn causes more acid secretion in the stomach. Omeprazole is used to treat acid suppression in the stomach due to tumours.

    Helicobacter pylori infections

    H.Pylori infection is a very common infection that occurs due to Helicobacter pylori bacteria. It causes gastritis and peptic ulcer disease. H.Pylori bacteria mainly affects the lining of the stomach and has less effect on acid secretion.


    Tom 20mg Capsule Indication

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is used to treat conditions such as erosive esophagitis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, Helicobacter pylori infection, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, and gastroduodenal ulcers. Omeprazole can also prescribe with the combination of an antibiotic (amoxicillin, or clarithromycin), and metronidazole, or tinidazole to treat H. Pylori infection. Stress ulcers, which are caused by the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), are also treated with this medication. The duration of this medicine can last up to 8 weeks, depending on whether or not the infection is suppressed. In certain situations, the term can go longer than 8 weeks. But, children should not be given more than 8 weeks. Swallow the whole capsule at once. Don’t break, chewed, or crushed the capsule.


    Mechanism of action of Tom 20mg Capsule

    Omeprazole acts on the final step of gastric acid secretion; it blocks the acid releasing gastric parietal cell of the stomach. A parietal cell of the stomach contains H+/K+ ATP Pumps, which helps in acid secretion. Omeprazole inhibits acid production by blocking these H+K+ ATP pumps. This action will last up to 24 hours in between more pumps will be produced by the stomach, which indicates the need to take the next dose to prevent the acid production in the stomach.


    How Tom 20mg Capsule works

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is a proton pump inhibitor, works by inhibiting the action of proton pumps (presented in the parietal cells of the stomach involves acid secretion). Then Tom 20mg capsule decreases the acid secretion from the stomach. 


    Tom 20mg Capsule Contraindication

    Interaction with drug:

    Methotrexate 

    Antimetabolite methotrexate is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Methotrexate's action is changed by this medicine.

    Nelfinavir 

    Nelfinavir is an antiviral medication. This medicine changes the way nelfinavir works.

    Citalopram 

    Citalopram is an antidepressant medication that is indicated for depression. This medication changes the way citalopram works.

    Warfarin 

    Warfarin is an anticoagulant drug. This medication raises the amounts of warfarin in our bodies, which causes an increase in INR. It leads to a risk of severe bleeding.

    Fluconazole, Ketoconazole

    These are antifungal drugs used to treat fungal infections. This medicine alters the action of fluconazole or ketoconazole. 

    Digoxin 

    Digoxin is a cardiac glycoside used to treat irregular heartbeats. This medication changes the way digoxin works.

    Diazepam 

    Diazepam is a benzodiazepine used to treat seizures. This medication changes the way diazepam works.

    Phenytoin 

    Phenytoin is an anticonvulsant used to treat trigeminal neuralgia. Phenytoin's action is changed by this medication.

    Gentamicin 

    Gentamicin is an antibiotic used to treat certain bacterial infections. This medicine alters the action of gentamicin. 

    Clopidogrel 

    Clopidogrel is an antiplatelet drug. This medicine alters the action of clopidogrel. 

    Interaction with disease:

    Colitis 

    This medicine should be used cautiously in patients with gastrointestinal disease, especially colitis (swelling of the colon inner lining). It leads to worsening the patient health conditions. 

    Osteoporosis 

    It is a bone disease, becomes bones weak. Long-term usage of pantoprazole might result in calcium insufficiency, which can lead to bone problems. It prevents calcium and vitamin D insufficiency, pantoprazole is used with calcium and vitamin D supplements.

    Liver diseases 

    The active form of omeprazole is mostly discussed in the liver. In individuals with hepatic dysfunction, hepatic impairment, or liver disorders, omeprazole should be taken with care. Then there's a chance of liver damage or dysfunction. Notify your doctor, and then take steps to improve your life. Dose modification or replacement is indicated based on the medical circumstances of the patient.


    Tom 20mg Capsule Side Effects

    • Diarrhoea
    • Stomach pain
    • Headache
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Breathing difficulty
    • Dizziness
    • Drowsiness
    • Muscle pain
    • Sleepiness
    • Constipation
    • Vitamin, and mineral deficiency


    FAQs for Tom 20mg Capsule

    Does Tom 20mg capsule contain habit-forming drugs?

    No, Tom 20mg capsule doesn’t have a habit-forming tendency.

    What is the time duration for Tom 20mg capsule to react on the body?

    Tom 20mg capsule shows its action within one hour after administration. Tom 20mg capsule will take 2 - 3 days for better relief and 4 - 5 weeks will take for complete relief.

    How long Tom 20mg capsule will sustain in our body?

    Tom 20mg capsule remains for 24 hrs in our body.

    Is it safe during pregnancy?

    No. Tom 20mg capsule is not safe during pregnancy. Tom 20mg capsule shows an effect on the fetus. Ask your doctor, and then take for a better quality of life.

    Can we take over years?

    Long-term use of this medicine leads to develop atrophic gastritis, vitamin, and mineral deficiencies. Ask your doctor, and then take for a better quality of life.


    Precautions and general warning of Tom 20mg Capsule

    Alcohol

    No results were found, not get proper information. Use of alcohol causes the development of acidity, that worsens the patient's health. Consult your doctor before taking any medication to improve your quality of life.

    Driving or operating machinery

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is not safe to drive after administration. Tom 20mg capsule causes dizziness, drowsiness, and impairs driving abilities. Consult your doctor before taking any medication to improve your quality of life.

    Pregnancy

    No. Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is not safe during pregnancy.Tom 20mg capsule shows an effect on the fetus. Consult your doctor before taking any medication to improve your quality of life.

    Breast Feeding

    No. Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is not safe during breastfeeding. Tom 20mg capsule has an impact on the babies when it is secreted in breast milk. Consult your doctor before taking any medication to improve your quality of life.

    Kidney Problem

    Yes. Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is safe in patients with kidney diseases. Tom 20mg capsule doesn’t show any effect on the kidneys. Consult your doctor before taking any medication to improve your quality of life.

    Liver Disease

    In individuals with hepatic dysfunction, hepatic impairment, or liver disorders, Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule should be taken with care. Then there's a chance of liver disease or dysfunction. Consult your physician, and then take steps to improve your life. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical circumstances of the patient.


    How to Take Tom 20mg Capsule

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule should be taken on an empty stomach, at least one hour before the meal as prescribed by the doctor. Take this medicine at a fixed time intervals. Tom 20mg capsule is better, try to finish your dinner three hours before going to bed, for reducing the acid secretion in the stomach.

    Take the correct dose and duration of medicine as prescribed by the doctor. Swallow the whole capsule at once. Don’t break, chewed, or crushed the capsule.


    Use of Tom 20mg Capsule in Adult

    Consult your physician.


    Use of Tom 20mg Capsule in children

    Consult your physician.


    Use of Tom 20mg Capsule in Elderly Patients

    Consult your physician.


    Other general warnings

    If you were allergic to Tom 20mg capsule. Informed the doctor before prescribing this medicine. If you noticed any allergic symptoms such as skin rashes, itching, swelling, breathing difficulties, etc. Meet with your doctor right away for a better quality of life.


    Talk to your doctor if

    Consult your physician.


    General instructions

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Erosive esophagitis, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Helicobacter pylori infection, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome,


    Drug Interaction of Tom 20mg Capsule

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Methotrexate 

    Antimetabolite methotrexate is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Methotrexate's action is changed by this medicine.

    Nelfinavir 

    Nelfinavir is an antiviral medication. This medicine changes the way nelfinavir works.

    Citalopram 

    Citalopram is an antidepressant medication that is indicated for depression. This medication changes the way citalopram works.

    Warfarin 

    Warfarin is an anticoagulant drug. This medication raises the amounts of warfarin in our bodies, which causes an increase in INR. It leads to a risk of severe bleeding.

    Fluconazole, Ketoconazole

    These are antifungal drugs used to treat fungal infections. This medicine alters the action of fluconazole or ketoconazole. 

    Digoxin 

    Digoxin is a cardiac glycoside used to treat irregular heartbeats. This medication changes the way digoxin works.

    Diazepam 

    Diazepam is a benzodiazepine used to treat seizures. This medication changes the way diazepam works.

    Phenytoin 

    Phenytoin is an anticonvulsant used to treat trigeminal neuralgia. Phenytoin's action is changed by this medication.

    Gentamicin 

    Gentamicin is an antibiotic used to treat certain bacterial infections. This medicine alters the action of gentamicin. 

    Clopidogrel 

    Clopidogrel is an antiplatelet drug. This medicine alters the action of clopidogrel. 

    Drug-Food Interaction

    By using this medicine with food should be maintained time gap at least 1 hour before the meals for better effectiveness of the Tom 20mg capsule. By using 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

    Colitis 

    This medicine should be used cautiously in patients with gastrointestinal disease, especially colitis (swelling of the colon inner lining). It leads to worsening the patient health conditions. 

    Osteoporosis 

    It is a bone disease, becomes bones weak. Long-term usage of pantoprazole might result in calcium insufficiency, which can lead to bone problems. It prevents calcium and vitamin D insufficiency, pantoprazole is used with calcium and vitamin D supplements.

    Liver diseases 

    The active form of omeprazole is mostly discussed in the liver. In individuals with hepatic dysfunction, hepatic impairment, or liver disorders, omeprazole should be taken with care. Then there's a chance of liver damage or dysfunction. Notify your doctor, and then take steps to improve your life. Dose modification or replacement is indicated based on the medical circumstances of the patient.


    Over Dose

    Take the medications exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. If you are unfortunate enough to be taken, see a doctor immediately for a better quality of life.


    Missed Dose

    Probably do not skip the dose of Omeprazole as directed by the doctor. If you missed a dosage, take it right away. If you missed dosage and it's almost time for the next one, take one dosage at a time. Do not take two doses at once. Tom 20mg capsule leads to overdose; see a doctor immediately for a better life.


    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

    Tom 20mg (Omeprazole (20mg)) capsule is used for the treatment of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and peptic ulcer disease. Tom 20mg capsule helps to give relief from acid-related indigestion and heartburn. Tom 20mg capsule works by decreasing acid secretion in the parietal cells of the stomach. Omeprazole relieves ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori infection, used in combination with antibiotics like amoxicillin, or clarithromycin, and metronidazole, or tinidazole; acid related to dyspepsia, and active benign gastric ulcers. Furthermore, Omeprazole is used to treat stress ulcers and acid secretion during the intake of painkillers (NSAIDs).

    Similarly, if you want to reduce acid output in your stomach, attempt to complete your meal three hours before going to bed.