CPAN DSR Tablet MANUFACTURER/ MARKETER C Pharmaceuticals SALT COMPOSITION Domperidone (30mg) + Pantoprazole (40mg) STORAGE Store below 30°C
CPAN DSR Capsule SR is a prescription medicine used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux) and peptic ulcer disease by relieving the symptoms of acidity such as indigestion, heartburn, stomach pain, or irritation.
CPAN DSR Capsule SR also neutralizes the acid in the stomach and promotes easy passage of gas to reduce stomach discomfort. It is taken without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.
The most common side effects are diarrhea, stomach pain, flatulence, dryness in the mouth, and headache. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine may cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your sleepiness. Lifestyle modifications like having cold milk and avoiding hot tea, coffee, spicy food, or chocolate can help you to get better results.
Before you start taking this medicine it is important to inform your doctor if you are suffering from kidney or liver disease. You should also tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy, or breastfeeding.
Uses of CPAN DSR Capsule SR
Description of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic disease. It is a severe form of acid reflux. When you have frequent episodes of acid reflux (more than twice a week) it may be a sign of GERD. The backflow of the acid irritates the food pipe lining and may cause inflammation. You may experience frequent regurgitation and heartburn, usually after eating. You may experience sensation of a lump in your throat and have difficulty swallowing.
Benefits of CPAN DSR Capsule SR
In Treatment of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic (long-term) condition in which there is an excess production of acid in the stomach. CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR reduces the amount of acid your stomach makes and relieves the pain associated with heartburn and acid reflux. You should take it exactly as it is prescribed for it to be effective. Some simple lifestyle changes can help reduce the symptoms of GERD. Think about what foods trigger heartburn and try to avoid them; eat smaller, more frequent meals; try to lose weight if you are overweight, and try to find ways to relax. Do not eat within 3-4 hours of going to bed.
Side effects of CPAN DSR Capsule SR
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of CPAN DSR
Dryness in mouth
How to use CPAN DSR Capsule SR
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. CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR is to be taken empty stomach.
How CPAN DSR Capsule SR works
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR is a combination of two medicines: Domperidone and Pantoprazole. Domperidone is a prokinetic which works on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing the food to move more easily through the stomach. Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in the relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR. Please consult your doctor.
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of CPAN DSR Domperidone+Pantoprazole 30mg/40mg Capsule SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.