Esomac 40mg Injection Description:
Esomac 40mg Injection is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Esomac 40mg Injection is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Esomac available over the counter?
No, Esomac is not available as an over-the-counter product. It is a prescription medicine and is available only when prescribed by a physician.
Can I take Esomac with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?
Esomac can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. But antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Esomac. This is because Esomac requires a lower pH for its action and antacids can increase the pH of the stomach and hence decrease the action of Esomac.
Is Esomac a controlled substance?
Esomac is not a controlled substance. It is available when prescribed by a doctor.
Is Esomac safe to use?
Yes, Esomac is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor. However, its use is associated with some common side effects like nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and flatulence.