Pan 20mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:09 am

Pan 20mg Tablet

Uses of Pan 20mg Tablet

Pan 20mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastric Ulcer

Side effects of Pan 20mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Pan 20mg Tablet are – Fever, Headache, Insomnia, Sleep Disturbance, Chest Pain, Abdominal Pain, Constipation, Diarrhea,Nausea, Vomiting

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

Precautions while using Pan 20mg Tablet

Do not use Pan 20mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Pantoprazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Pan 20mg Tablet.

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 Pan 20mg Tablet works

Pan 20mg Tablet contains – Pantoprazole

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

Dosage of Pan 20mg Tablet

The dosage of Pan 20mg Tablet 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 Pan 20mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Pan 20mg Tablet, 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.

Consult your doctor before taking this medicine to avoid an overdose.

Onset of Action Pan 20mg Tablet

It takes about 2 to 3 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Pan 20mg Tablet

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

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

It is safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. However; consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

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

Driving

Not safe during driving; you may feel dizzy after taking this medicine.

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.

Panvista 20mg Tablet  ( Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

32.33  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Pantact 20mg Tablet  ( Active Healthcare )

42.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Paniv 20mg Injection  ( Taurus Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. )

56.61  1 Injection Vial Tablets Strip

Coolpix 20mg Tablet  ( Srigen Pharmaceuticals )

54.00  10 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. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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