Protonix (Pantoprazole Sodium)

Somac (Rx)
20mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
Protonix is also marketed internationally under the name Somac
Manufactured by Takeda - Product of Australia - Shipped from Australia - Can not be split
Pantpas (Rx)
40mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
Protonix is also marketed internationally under the name Pantpas
Manufactured by Takeda - Product of Turkey - Shipped from Turkey - Can not be split

Generic equivalents for Protonix...

What are generics?
Pantoprazole Sodium (Rx)
20mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
Manufactured by Teva Pharmaceuticals - Product of Canada - Shipped from Canada - Can not be split
Pantoprazole Sodium (Rx)
40mg Tablet (Delayed-Release)
Manufactured by Various (UK) - Product of UK/EU - Shipped from United Kingdom - Can not be split

(Rx) - indicates only available by prescription

To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3 month or 100 day supply based on your personal prescription. read more

Pantoprazole Sodium Information

PANTOPRAZOLE (pan TOE pra zole) prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), inflammation of the esophagus, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.

They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -liver disease -low levels of magnesium in the blood -an unusual or allergic reaction to omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, rabeprazole, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding

Take this medicine by mouth. Swallow the tablets whole with a drink of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Do not crush, break, or chew. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this drug may be prescribed for children as young as 5 years for selected conditions, precautions do apply.

Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.

Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications: -atazanavir -nelfinavir This medicine may also interact with the following medications: -ampicillin -delavirdine -erlotinib -iron salts -medicines for fungal infections like ketoconazole, itraconazole and voriconazole -methotrexate -mycophenolate mofetil -warfarin

This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.

It can take several days before your stomach pain gets better. Check with your doctor or health care professional if your condition does not start to get better, or if it gets worse. You may need blood work done while you are taking this medicine.

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: -allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue -bone, muscle or joint pain -breathing problems -chest pain or chest tightness -dark yellow or brown urine -dizziness -fast, irregular heartbeat -feeling faint or lightheaded -fever or sore throat -muscle spasm -palpitations -redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth -seizures -tremors -unusual bleeding or bruising -unusually weak or tired -yellowing of the eyes or skin Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (Report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome.): -constipation -diarrhea -dry mouth -headache -nausea

This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Keep out of the reach of children. Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Protect from light and moisture. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

NOTE: This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

Pantoprazole Sodium Gastro-resistant tablet