Pantocid DSR Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

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

Uses of Pantocid DSR Capsule

Pantocid DSR Capsule is used to treat stomach disorders such as Heartburn, Nausea, Vomiting, Bloating, Stomach pain.

How Pantocid DSR Capsule works

Pantocid DSR Capsule contains Domperidone & Pantoprazole. Domperidone works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger in the brain that reduces the possibility of nausea and vomiting, It increases the movements of the stomach, intestines and facilitates emptying of the bowel. Pantoprazole works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.

Side Effects of Pantocid DSR Capsule

The most common side effects of Pantocid DSR Capsule are Nausea, Rash, Diarrhea, Itching, Dry mouth, Abdominal cramps. These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Pantocid DSR Capsule

Do not consume Pantocid DSR Capsule if you are allergic to Domperidone & Pantoprazole. If you have kidney disease, heart disease, liver disease, consult your doctor before using Pantocid DSR Capsule. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Pantocid DSR Capsule

The dosage of Pantocid DSR Capsule depends on many factors such as the patient’s age, health, medical history of the patient and many other conditions, please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Pantocid DSR Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Pantocid DSR Capsule, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Pantocid DSR Capsule are Agitation, Seizure, Mental disorder, Physical and unusual reactions . Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Pantocid DSR Capsule is suspected.

Onset of Action Pantocid DSR Capsule

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

Duration of Action Pantocid DSR Capsule

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

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please 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.

Frequently Asked Questions About Pantocid DSR Capsule

Q.1) Can I buy Pantocid DSR Capsule without a prescription? Ans. No, Pantocid DSR Capsule comes in the list of schedule H drugs, you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Pantocid DSR Capsule? Ans. Pantocid DSR Capsule used to treat Heartburn, Nausea, Vomiting, Bloating. It also helps in healing ulcers. Q.3) How does Pantocid DSR Capsule work? Ans. Pantocid DSR Capsule contains Domperidone & Pantoprazole - Domperidone works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger in the brain which causes the feeling of nausea and vomiting, as well as increasing the movement or contractions of the stomach and intestines, allowing food to move more easily through the stomach.| Pantoprazole works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach. Q.4) What are the side effects of Pantocid DSR Capsule? Ans. The common side effects of Pantocid DSR Capsule are Nausea, Rash, Diarrhea, Itching, Dry mouth, Abdominal cramps. Q.5) Is Pantocid DSR Capsule banned in India? Ans. Pantocid DSR Capsule is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Pantocid DSR Capsule safe to use? Ans. Pantocid DSR Capsule is safe to use if you are not allergic to Domperidone & Pantoprazole. This medicine may be harmful to pregnant women. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. This medicine is not recommended for patients under 12 years of age. Q.7) How to use Pantocid DSR Capsule ? Ans. Take Pantocid DSR Capsule as prescribed by your doctor, the usual adult dose is once or twice a day before meals. Do not crush or chew, swallow it with water. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Pantocid DSR Capsule? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Pantocid DSR Capsule. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Pantocid DSR Capsule last? Ans. Effect of Pantocid DSR Capsule lasts for an average of 18-20 hours. Q.10) What is the dosage of Pantocid DSR Capsule ? Ans. The usual adult dose for Pantocid DSR Capsule is once or twice a day before meals. This medicine is not recommended for children.

Alternate Brands

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

Panaqua D 30mg/40mg Capsule SR  ( Ernst Pharmacia )

89.00  10 capsule sr Strip Tablets Strip

Ppld 30mg/40mg Tablet  ( Med Manor Organics Pvt. Ltd. )

95.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

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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 Reviewer

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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