PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg for sodbr.gastric juice res.tablet. acid reflux symptoms treatment, heartburn, acid regurgitation
✓ With the active ingredient pantoprazole
✓ For the short-term treatment of reflux symptoms in adults
✓ E.g. heartburn, acid regurgitation, coughing and breathing or swallowing difficulties.
PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg - For reflux symptoms such as heartburn, acid reflux symptoms treatment, heartburn, acid regurgitation
In order to digest food, gastric juice is released into the inner cavity of the stomach. In addition to important enzymes, the gastric juice also contains hydrochloric acid. The stomach itself is lined with a mucous membrane that protects the stomach walls from the aggressive acid. In heartburn, also known as acid regurgitation or reflux, the chyme comes back out of the stomach with some gastric juice and irritates the esophagus. This process is accompanied by burning, pressing pain behind the breastbone, sometimes also by coughing and difficulty breathing or swallowing. If it is not possible to treat the reflux symptoms, e.g. B. through a change in lifestyle, medication such as PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg can also be considered. PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg is suitable for the short-term treatment of reflux symptoms such as heartburn.
For short-term treatment
The active ingredient pantoprazole belongs to the group of proton pump inhibitors. Pantoprazole suppresses gastric acid formation by inhibiting gastric acid secretion by specifically reacting with the proton pumps of the gastric parietal cells. For most patients, relief from heartburn and acid reflux is achieved within two weeks.
RECOMMENDATION acid reflux symptoms treatment, heartburn, acid regurgitation FOR USE
The recommended dose is 20 mg pantoprazole (1 tablet) per day. It may be necessary to take the tablets for 2-3 consecutive days to improve symptoms. PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg gastro-resistant tablets should not be chewed or crushed, but should be taken whole with liquid before a meal. Once there is complete relief of symptoms, treatment should be discontinued.
Frequently asked questions acid reflux symptoms treatment, heartburn, acid regurgitation & answers
What symptoms can occur in connection with heartburn?
Heartburn usually manifests itself as a burning sensation that radiates up from the upper abdomen or from behind the breastbone to the throat. In addition to belching and heartburn, you may experience difficulty swallowing, a burning sensation in your throat, a bad taste in your mouth, and an upset stomach. A strong feeling of fullness, nausea and vomiting as well as a dry cough and hoarseness can also occur in connection with heartburn.
How long should PANTOPRAZOLE AL 20 mg be taken?
Once there is complete relief of symptoms, treatment should be discontinued. Overall, treatment should not last longer than 4 weeks without medical advice.
Is PANTOPRAZOL AL 20 mg also suitable for adolescents and children?
The use of PANTOPRAZOLE AL 20 mg in children and adolescents under 18 years of age is not recommended as there is insufficient data on safety and effectiveness.