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pantoprazole

 [pan-to´prah-zōl]
a gastric acid pump inhibitor with properties similar to those of omeprazole, administered orally and intravenously as the sodium salt in the treatment of erosive esophagitis associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease and intravenously as the sodium salt in the treatment of hypersecretion associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome or other neoplastic condition.

pantoprazole

/pan·to·pra·zole/ (pan-to´prah-zōl) a gastric acid pump inhibitor similar to omeprazole, used as the sodium salt in the treatment of erosive esophagitis associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease and of pathological hypersecretion associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome or other neoplastic cindition..

pantoprazole

(păn-tō′prə-zōl′)
n.
A proton pump inhibitor drug, C16H15F2N3O4S, used in the form of its sodium salt to treat esophagitis caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease and other disorders associated with excess gastric acid secretion.

pantoprazole

[panto′prah-zōl]
a gastric acid pump inhibitor with properties similar to those of omeprazole. It is administered orally and intravenously as the sodium salt in the treatment of erosive esophagitis associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease and intravenously as the sodium salt in the treatment of hypersecretion associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome or other neoplastic conditions.
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Eherer et al performed a crossover trial of pantoprazole 40 mg in 14 patients who were followed for 3 months.
On the other hand pantoprazole, a commonly used PPI due to its availability in enteral and parenteral formulations, has no known drug interactions, although other PPIs, including omeprazole and esomeprazole, do affect medications metabolised by the hepatic cytochrome P450 (such as diazepam, phenytoin and warfarin).
Group C--Mastic gum 350 mg three times daily and pantoprazole twice daily for 14 days; or
They were then randomized to receive either a low dose mastic gum monotherapy 350 mg three times a day (tid) for 14 days, a high dose mastic gum monotherapy 1 g tid for 14 days, a dual regime of mastic gum 350 mg tid and pantoprazole 20 mg bd for 14 days, or a standard triple therapy which consisted of pantoprazole 20 mg bd, amoxicillin 1 g bd and clarithromycin 500 mg bd for 10 days.
Both drugs decrease stomach acid, but the newer pantoprazole is considered more powerful, and has become the drug of choice in many hospitals.
To our knowledge, this is the first reported use of a proton pump inhibitor, pantoprazole, in a case of a bleeding Meckel diverticulum, as well as a unique presentation involving hematemesis.
By reducing acid concentrations in the animals' stomachs, pantoprazole provided "free passage through the stomach" for the microbes, Donskey says.
Pantoprazole is a drug that removes all acid from the stomach.
PPIs include omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, Nexium (esomeprazole) and Aciphex (rabeprazole); and histamine blockers such as ranitidine, nizatidine, famotidine and cimetidine.
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Takeda Pharmaceuticals International GmbH (Takeda) announced today results showing pantoprazole magnesium 40 mg (Tecta[sup.
In older patients, daily pantoprazole (40 mg) and rabeprazole (20 mg) have been shown to provide better symptom control and healing of esophagitis compared with over-the-counter omeprazole (20 mg) at 8 weeks.