What is Lansoprazole?
Lansoprazole Capsule is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Frequent Persistent Heartburn, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Gastric Ulcer, Ulcers In The Upper Part Of The Intestine, Gastrin-Secreting Tumor and other conditions.
Lansoprazole Capsule contains Lansoprazole as an active ingredient.
Lansoprazole Capsule works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.
Detailed information related to Lansoprazole Capsule’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Lansoprazole Capsule Uses
Lansoprazole Capsule is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Frequent Persistent Heartburn
· Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
· Gastric Ulcer
· Ulcers In The Upper Part Of The Intestine
· Gastrin-Secreting Tumor
Lansoprazole Capsule Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Lansoprazole Capsule improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach.
Lansoprazole Capsule – Composition and Active Ingredients
Lansoprazole Capsule is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Lansoprazole (30 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Lansoprazole Capsule – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Lansoprazole Capsule. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Visual Disturbance
· Dry Mouth Or Throat
· Increased In White Blood Cells
Lansoprazole Capsule – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Have serious liver disease, osteoporosis, diarrhea or taking corticosteroids
· Pregnant or breastfeeding