Esol 40mg Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:21 am

Esol 40mg Injection

Uses of Esol 40mg Injection

Esol 40mg Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastric Ulcer

Side effects of Esol 40mg Injection

The most common side effects of Esol 40mg Injection are – Headache, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Nausea, Dizziness, Asthenia, Vomiting, Constipation, Rash, Cough

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Esol 40mg Injection

Do not use Esol 40mg Injection if you are allergic to – Esomeprazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Esol 40mg Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Esol 40mg Injection works

Esol 40mg Injection contains – Esomeprazole

Esomeprazole works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.

Dosage of Esol 40mg Injection

The dosage of Esol 40mg Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Esol 40mg Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Esol 40mg Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Overdose symptoms – Fast heartbeat, blurred vision, nausea, sweating, confusion.

Onset of Action Esol 40mg Injection

It takes about 1 to 2 hours to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Esol 40mg Injection

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 18 to 20 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Alcohol consumption is probably safe. However; drinking alcohol may cause irritation in your stomach.

Pregnancy

This medicine is probably safe for pregnant women. However; Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Driving

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Esium 40mg Tablet  ( Tas Med India Pvt. Ltd. )

59.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Izra 40mg Tablet  ( Unichem Laboratories Ltd. )

71.33  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Zolgas 40mg Tablet  ( Sargas Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. )

86.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

4PH 40mg Tablet  ( Hetero Drugs Ltd. )

99.00  15 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- antimicrobials: Increased esomeprazole level.

atazanavir, nelfinavir: Decreased blood levels of these drugs.

diazepam: Possibly increased diazepam level.

digoxin, iron salts, ketoconazole: Possibly decreased absorption of these drugs.

saquinavir: Increased plasma saquinavir level with increased toxicity.

voriconazole: Increased esomeprazole exposure and risk of adverse effects.

warfarin: Possibly increased INR and PT, leading to abnormal bleeding.

Food :- all foods: Decreased bioavailability of esomeprazole.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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