Esomeprazole

Esomeprazole Capsules

1 Month (28 Capsules)

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What Is Esomeprazole?

Esomeprazole contains the active substance esomeprazole. It belongs to a group of medicines called Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) which work by reducing the amount of acid that your stomach produces.

It is used to treat gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GORD) and other symptoms caused by excess stomach acid. It will help relieve symptoms of heartburn, umpleasant acidic taste in the mouth and feeling of food stuck in your oesaphagus (food pipe) which can cause you difficulty in swallowing.

How To Take

Dose

Take ONE capsule daily, preferably same time each morning.

With or Without Food

You can take your capsules with food or on an empty stomach.

Take as Directed

Do NOT exceed more than directed.

Special Instructions

Usage

Do not chew or crush the capsules. This is because the capsules contain coated pellets which stop the medicine from being broken down by the acid in your stomach.

Do not use medicine after the expiry date stated on the carton.

Keep Away From Children

Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.

Storage

Do not store above 30°C.

Side Effects

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects.

Although not everybody gets them and the effects are usually mild to moderate and of a short duration.

Please ensure you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet accompanied with this treatment.

Common Side-Effects Include

  • Headache
  • Stomach aches, diarrhoea, constipation, flatulence
  • Feeling sick (nausea) or vomiting

Patient Information Leaflet

We strongly advise that you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet before you take this treatment.