The Esomeprazole is coming in to the classification of drugs. It is having the marketing strategy in the generic drug. The US brand name of this drug is Nexium and having the other brand name as Nexpro and Neksium. The drug is designed by GLENMARK, RANBAXY, Torrent, and Astra Zeneca. The drug is usually made in the form of pills. Each pill is having the various strengths like 20 mg, and 40 mg. The drug is used in the treatment of gastric ulcers. It used to release the hormones produced in the glands.
The active component of the drug is ESOMEPRAZOLE MAGNESIUM. It has a molecular weight of 767.2. It is a crystalline powder that is white in color. This drug is supplied in different forms and various strengths. The inactive ingredients of this drug are sodium hydroxide, gelatine, ethyl alcohol, hydroxypropyl cellulose, sugar spheres, magnesium stearate, talc, and titanium dioxide.
The drug is used to the treatment of gastric ulcers. It is used in the problem of hormones production. The main action of the drug is it releases the hormones from the glands. It is used to avoid the sexual related pains.
Dosage and administration
The dosage is usually 20 mg per day. It can be taken with or without food. The dosage should be taken as per the schedule given by the doctors and the manual of the tablet covers. You should not miss any dosage and take medicines daily on the regular basis. If you miss any dosage you can skip the dosage on the particular day and take medicines for the next day.
The pregnant women should need to consult with the doctors before using the medicines. It is necessary that you should tell the allergies and other medical conditions with the doctors to begin with this drug.
It should not used by the children below the age of 12 year. You can drive the vehicles usually but you should not drive the heavy vehicles and avoid doing the rough work, hard games. You should need to contact with the doctors when you experience any side effects. You should have the contact numbers of the nearest medical care centers for any urgent.
It is having the side effects like head-ache, stomach pain. Some people are having the problems like motion and vomiting. You may be also having the itching in the joints of the legs and the hands. The people may having the dry mouth and liver problems. In case of any overdose, it will affect you like tiredness and weakness in the body conditions.
The drug can be stored in the temperature of 23-25 degrees. It should not be stored in the heat and cold. It should be prevented from the sunlight and also not reachable to the children, pets and any mentally affected people in your home. It should not be used after the expiry date. It should not be wetted in the rain and not keep in the bathroom.