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A proton pump inhibitor drug, C16H15F2N3O4S, used in the form of its sodium salt to treat esophagitis caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease and other disorders associated with excess gastric acid secretion.

[panto-, origin unknown + -prazole, antiulcer drug suff.; see omeprazole.]


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The growth dynamic of the innovative gastrointestinal drug Pantoprazole (Pantozol(R)/Protonix(R)) remained unbroken.
It was discovered through the research that people who used the product were a third less likely to get tuberculosis than those on similar drugs, omeprazole or pantoprazole.
Most PPI users were administered omeprazole (n=30; 65%); pantoprazole was selected in eleven (24%) patients (Table 1).
In the six-year observational study, researchers found that people taking the highest recommended doses of a PPI had a 21 percent higher stroke risk, compared with similar adults who did not take PPIs Taking a high dose of pantoprazole (Protonix) was associated with the highest risk of stroke.
PPIs include dexlansoprazole (Dexilant[R]), esomeprazole (Nexium[R]), lansoprazole (Prevacid[R]), omeprazole (Prilosec[R], Zegerid[R]), pantoprazole (Protonix[R]), and rabeprazole (Aciphex[R]).
2]RA), compared with those who took pantoprazole (Pepcid), a PPI, as a preventive treatment.
Five PPIs are licensed for use in the UK, including esomeprazole, lansoprazole, omeprazole, pantoprazole and rabeprazole.
Till April this year, even commonly available medicines like Amoxycillin and Dicloxacillin capsules ( Moxincloxa capsules) used as antibiotics, Pantoprazole, a gastric medicine, Diclofenac sodium tablets used for inflammation and pain were found to be substandard.
He was started with intravenous (IV) fluids and injection pantoprazole 40mg IV bid dosage.
A novel stability-indicating high-performance liquid chromatographic (HPLC) method was developed and validated for the assay of Pantoprazole in bulk forms.
The NP substituted pantoprazole for ranitidine and ordered an upper gastrointestinal series with contrast to rule out gastritis or an ulcer.
Prescription PPIs include esomeprazole (Nexium), dexlansoprazole (Dexilant), omeprazole (Prilosec, Zegerid), lansoprazole (Prevacid), pantoprazole (Protonix), and rabeprazole (Aciphex).