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GASEC 20 MG CAPSULES

 

 
 

 

GENERIC NAMES

MANUFACTURERS 

MEDICAL GROUP

MEDICAL ARTICLES

 

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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

 

 

 
 

SIZE:

20 MG

 

GENERIC NAME:

OMEPRAZOLE

 

MANUFACTURER:

MEPHA LTD.

 

UNIT:

 

ADMINISTRATION ROUTE:

 

FDA PREGNANCY GROUP:

C

 

INDICATIONS:

Adenoma, multiple endocrine

Esophagitis, erosive

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Mastocytosis, systemic

Ulcer, duodenal

Ulcer, gastric

Zollinger- Ellison syndrome

 

SIDE EFFECTS:

gastrointestinal disturbances, specifically acid regurgitation

constipation

diarrhea or loose stools

flatulence

nausea and vomiting

skin rash or itching

Generalized skin reactions, including toxic epidermal necrolysis

Stevens-Johnson syndrome

erythema multiforme

hematologic abnormalities, specifically anemia

agranulocytosis

hemolytic anemia

leukocytosis

neutropenia

pancytopenia or thrombocytopenia

hematuria

proteinuria

urinary tract infection

Abdominal pain or colic

Asthenia

back pain

central nervous system (CNS) disturbances , specifically dizziness

headache

somnolence

unusual tiredness

chest pain

 

ABSOLUTE CONTRAINDICATIONS :

 

RELATIVE CONTRAINDICATIONS :

>> Hepatic disease, chronic, current

 

ADULT DOSE:

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (treatment) - Oral, 20 mg once a day for four to eight weeks. Note: A dosage of 40 mg once a day has been used for esophagitis associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease refractory to other treatment regimens. Erosive esophagitis (prophylaxis)- Oral, 20 mg once a day. Gastric hypersecretory conditions (e.g., Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, systemic mastocytosis, multiple endocrine adenomas) - Oral, 60 mg once a day, the dosage being adjusted as needed, and therapy continued for as long as clinically indicated. Doses of up to 120 mg three times a day have been used. If the total daily dose is greater than 80 mg, it should be administered in divided doses. Duodenal ulcer- Oral, 20 mg once a day. Note: The dosage can be increased to 40 mg once a day for duodenal ulcer refractory to other treatment regimens. Gastric ulcer (treatment)- Oral, 40 mg once a day for four to eight weeks. Peptic ulcer associated with Helicobacter pylori infection- Oral, omeprazole 40 mg once a day before breakfast taken in combination with clarithromycin 500 mg three times a day for the first fourteen days . For days 15 through 28, further treatment with omeprazole 20 mg once a day before breakfast follows .

 

MAXIMUM ADULT DOSE:

 

PEDIATRIC DOSE:

Safety and efficacy have not been established.  

 

MAXIMUM PEDIATRIC DOSE:

 

ELDERLY DOSE:

 

 

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