Protolan 15 is a medicine that reduces the amount of acid produced in your stomach. It is used for treating acid-related diseases of the stomach and int... View More
Uses of Protolan 15
Side effects of Protolan 15
How to use Protolan 15
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Protolan 15 is to be taken empt... View More
How Protolan 15 works
Protolan 15 is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps in relief of acid related indigestion a... View More
What if you forget to take Protolan 15?
If you miss a dose of Protolan 15, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to yo... View More
Peptic ulcer, H.pylori infection, Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, Hypersecretory conditions, Acid-related dyspepsia, NSAID-induced ulcers, Erosive oe... View More
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take before meals.
Oral Peptic ulcer Adult: 30 mg once daily in the morning given for up to 4 wk (duodenal ulcer) or for up to 8 wk (gastric ulcer). Maintenance: 15 mg/d... View More
Oral Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease 1-11 yr <30 kg: 15 mg once daily in the morning for up to 12 wk; >30 kg: 30 mg once daily in the morning fo... View More
Renal impairment: No dosage adjustment needed.
Mode of Action
Lansoprazole is a substituted benzimidazole, and is also known as PPI due to its property to block the final step of acid secretion by inhibiting H+/K+ ... View More
Hepatic impairment. Gastric malignancy should be ruled out. Pregnancy and lactation. Lactation Risk Summary There is no information regarding prese... View More
1-10% Headache (3-7%),Diarrhea (1-5%),Constipation (1-5%),Nausea (1-3%),Abdominal pain (1-3%) <1% Anxiety,Angina,Palpitations,Syncope,Edema,Anorexi... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Risk Summary Available data from published observational studies overall do not indicate an association of adverse pregnancy outcomes with lansoprazole... View More
Increased risk of hypomagnesaemia w/ diuretics and digoxin. May decrease plasma concentration of erlotinib, dasatinib and lapatinib. May decrease the bi... View More
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