Prazole / Omeshal
Prazole is used to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions caused by hyperacidity
Prazole D Capsules
Formulation: Omeprazole 20mg Capsules
Packaging Unit: 10X10 Capsules
Dosage: 20mg daily as a single dose or 40mg daily in severe cases. Treatment duration: Duodenal ulcers: 4 weeks; gastric ulcers: 8 weeks. Maintenance: 10-20 mg once daily.
Molecule: Omeprazole, Domperidone
Formulation: Omeprazole 20mg + Domperidone 10mg Capsules
Packaging Unit: 10 Capsules
Dosage: Adult: 1 capsule twice a day before meals for 4-8 weeks or as directed by the physician.
Peptic ulcer, Duodenal ulcer, Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, acid related dyspepsia, reflux oesphagitis and heartburn.
Proton pump inhibitor - Benzimidazole derivative.
Ulcer healing drug
Mechanism Of Action
Prazole suppresses gastric acid secretion by specific inhibition of the enzyme system hydrogen/potassium adenosine triphosphatase (H+/K+ ATPase) present on the secretory surface of the gastric parietal cell.
Diarrhoea, nausea, fatigue, constipation, vomiting, flatulence, acid regurgitation, taste perversion, arthralgia, myalgia, urticaria, dry mouth, dizziness, headache, paraesthesia, abdominal pain, skin rashes, weakness, back pain, upper respiratory infection, cough.
Hypersensitivity to prazole.
Should be taken before meals. Avoid alcohol (may cause gastric mucosal irritation).