Esomeprazole 40mg comes in the form of tablets and capsule. It belongs to a group of medicines known as proton pump inhibitors. The manufacturer of the medicine may vary. The medicine helps in reducing the acid from your stomach. The medicine helps in the treatment of GORD (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease). It also helps in treating ulcer, inflammation and bacteria in stomach. The medicine contains an active ingredient of esomeprazole. The medicine may interact with the enzymes of CYP2C19 inhibitor. The medicine also helps in the rare illness caused by tumor in the pancreas. The combination with naproxen helps reducing inflammation and pain in the muscles. It helps in reducing the stomach acid by blocking proton pump. The medicine is quite unsuitable for a person having liver problem, kidney problem or allergic to the medicine. Prescribed medicines for fungal and yeast infection, iron salts can react with the medicine. The medicine have different ingredient meant for different purpose of treatment with similar product name.
Use and dosage
Before use, the instruction given by the doctor should be followed. Do not double the medicine. The medicine is to be taken with a glass of water. It can be taken at any time of the day. Do not chew or break the medicine. It should be taken at regular intervals. Over-dosage of medicine might cause severity. The medicine may take 2-4 days for full effect.
Esomeprazole 40mg medicine should be taken with doctor’s consult. If you have severe liver or kidney infection, you should not self-treat with medicine. The medicine is to be kept under dry and moist free area. Do not crush the contents of medicine in food. It should be kept out of reach of children. Taking the wrong product with different composition might harm you.
- Dry mouth