- The drug GOPRAZOL MAX is designed for people who suffer from the unpleasant symptoms associated with gastroesophageal reflux. The drug contains omeprazole, i.e. the substances indicated for use in treating the symptoms of reflux.
Each capsule contains the active substance omeprazole - 20mg and auxiliary substances: the content of the capsule - sucrose, beads (including, among others, corn starch and sucrose), sodium lauryl sulphate (2.5% solution), anhydrous disodium phosphate, mannitol, hypromellose 6 cP, macrogol 6000, talc, polysorbate 80, titanium dioxide (E 171), methacrylic acid-ethyl acrylate copolymer (1: 1) dispersion 30%; components capsule lid gelatin, quinoline yellow (E 104) Titanium dioxide (E 171) and purified water; body gelatin, quinoline yellow (E 104) Titanium dioxide (E 171), purified water.
The capsules contain omeprazole Goprazol Max. The active substance belongs to the group of medicines called "proton pump inhibitors". Its mechanism of action is to reduce the amount of acid secreted in the stomach. It alleviates the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux.
The drug Goprazol Max indicated for short-term use to treat the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux, including heartburn and regurgitation. A drug designed for adults.
This product contains sucrose. Keep out of reach of children, at room temperature. Before using, tell your doctor about any medicines you are taking (including medications taken recently) and pregnant or breast-feeding. The drug is not suitable for preventive use.
not be used in case of hypersensitivity to omeprazole, other ingredients as well as other proton pump inhibitors. Not used when taking medicines containing atazanavir or nelfinavir. Do not use in children and adolescents.
During application of the drug may experience side effects, then you should immediately stop taking and consult your doctor. These are: respiratory wheezing, swelling of the lips, tongue and throat or body, rash, fainting or difficulties in breathing or swallowing (severe allergic reaction); redness of the skin with blisters or peeling (large blisters and bleeding in the lips, eyes, mouth, nose and genitals - Stevens-Johnson syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis; yellowing of the skin, dark urine and tiredness which can be symptoms of disorders of the liver. other adverse reactions: often - headache, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, flatulence and nausea and vomiting uncommon - swelling of feet and ankles, sleep disorder (insomnia), dizziness, tingling and stinging, drowsiness, feeling of spinning (vertigo), changes in the results of liver function tests, rash, hives and itching, general malaise and weakness; rare - problems in the blood eg. reduced number of white blood cells or platelets, allergic reactions (eg., including swelling of the lips, tongue and throat, fever, wheezing), small conc up sodium in the blood, the feeling of excitation, confusion or depression, change in taste sensation, eye problems such as blurred vision, sudden feeling wheezing breathing and shortness of breath (bronchospasm), dry mouth, inflammation of the oral mucosa, fungal infection, which may include colorectal, liver disorders, including hepatitis, that can cause yellowing of the skin, dark urine, and fatigue, hair loss (alopecia), skin rash during exposure to the sun, joint pain (arthralgia) or muscle aches (myalgia), severe kidney problems (interstitial nephritis), increased sweating; very rarely - changes in blood count including agranulocytosis (lack of white blood cells), aggression, seeing, feeling or hearing things that are not real (hallucinations), severe liver disorders leading to liver failure and inflammation of the brain, a sudden onset of severe rash or blistering of the skin or peeling of the skin. They can be accompanied by high fever and joint pains (Erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis), muscle weakness, breast enlargement in men, hypomagnesemia (low magnesium levels in the blood).
The drug should be used in accordance with the doctor or the instructions on the leaflet. It is recommended to take the daily dose of 20 mg of omeprazole (one tablet) for 14 days. To ameliorate symptoms may need to take capsules for 2-3 consecutive days. The capsules taken in the morning on an empty stomach with half a glass of water. Swallow whole, do not chew, chew. If the problem of swallowing the contents of the capsule can be mixed with water, fruit juice or apple sauce. This suspension should be drunk later than 30 minutes from the preparation, the same glass filled with water until the middle and drink. Do not dissolve the capsule content in milk or carbonated water. Do not chew the pellets contained in a capsule. Without consulting your doctor do not take longer than 14 days.