Esomeprazole 20mg

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EsOmeprazole is Antihistaminic and used as Antacid but not an Antacid. 

Composition – Tab – 10mg, 20mg 

Inj- vial contains 40mg

Class – Antihistaminic (PPI) 

Brand– Esodol 40

Mechanism Of Action

EsOmeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor. It inhibits the parietal cell H+ / K+ ATP pump, the final step of acid production. In turn, omeprazole suppresses gastric basal and stimulated acid secretion.

Dosage

<2.5 kg – 1.2mg/kg/dose   Max – 3mg/kg/day

2.5kg – 7kg – 5mg  Max – 3mg/kg/day (10mg) 

7 – 15 kg – 10mg  Max – 20mg daily

> 15Kg – 20mg  Max – 40mg 

Used As – Used as Antacid in lowering level of gastric Acid

Contraindicated – Not Safe in Pregnancy taken if Advised. 

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