Espra 40mg Tablet Description:
Espra 40mg Tablet 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.
Espra 40mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
Nausea, Headache, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Espra 40mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Espra available over the counter?
No, Espra 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 Espra with aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate or other antacids?
Espra can be taken with antacids like aluminum hydroxide and magnesium carbonate. But antacids should be taken two hours before or one hour after taking Espra. This is because Espra requires a lower pH for its action and antacids can increase the pH of the stomach and hence decrease the action of Espra.
Is Espra a controlled substance?
Espra is not a controlled substance. It is available when prescribed by a doctor.
Is Espra safe to use?
Yes, Espra 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.