Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:09 am

Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

Uses of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR is used to treat stomach disorders such as Heartburn, Nausea, Vomiting, Bloating, Stomach pain.

How Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR works

Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

The most common side effects of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

Do not consume Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR if you are allergic to Domperidone & Pantoprazole. If you have kidney disease, heart disease, liver disease, consult your doctor before using Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

The dosage of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

If you forget to take a dose of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR are Agitation, Seizure, Mental disorder, Physical and unusual reactions . Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR is suspected.

Onset of Action Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

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

Duration of Action Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR

Q.1) Can I buy Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR without a prescription? Ans. No, Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR comes in the list of schedule H drugs, you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR? Ans. Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR used to treat Heartburn, Nausea, Vomiting, Bloating. It also helps in healing ulcers. Q.3) How does Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR work? Ans. Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR? Ans. The common side effects of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR are Nausea, Rash, Diarrhea, Itching, Dry mouth, Abdominal cramps. Q.5) Is Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR banned in India? Ans. Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR safe to use? Ans. Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR ? Ans. Take Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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 Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR last? Ans. Effect of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR lasts for an average of 18-20 hours. Q.10) What is the dosage of Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR ? Ans. The usual adult dose for Penta-D 30mg/40mg Capsule XR 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.

Tapkloz-D 30mg/40mg Capsule  ( KPH Cosmos Pvt. Ltd. )

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Pantodac DSR Capsule  ( Zydus Cadila )

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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

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

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