Lanzova 30 capsules

Lanzova 30 capsules

Composition:

Each LANZOVA 30 capsule contains lansoprazole 30mg.

Description:

LANZOVA 30 is the brand name for Lansoprazole, which is a substituted benzimidazole that works by inhibiting the gastric acid secretion. Lansoprazole is an acid proton-pump inhibitor, just like omeprazole. This drug is largely used to treat and heal duodenal or gastric ulcers. Lansoprazole belongs to the class of antisecretory compounds and does not have much side effects.

Lansoprazole’s mechanism of action involves selective inhibition of the H+/K+- ATPase enzyme system that is present on the optical surface of the parietal cells in the stomach. This inhibition prevents the influx of the H+ ions into the stomach, which is one of the key components of gastric acid or the stomach acid. Thereby, the production of the stomach acid is decreased, which in turn allows the stomach and esophagus to heal from the damages caused by the ulcers or H.pylori infections. Lansoprazole does not exhibit properties like anticholinergic-activity and histamine H2-receptor antagonism. This drug is largely metabolized in the hepatic system.

Indications:

  • Acid-related Dyspepsia
  • Gastric Ulcers
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • NSAID-induced gastric ulcers
  • Crohn’s Disease-associated ulcers
  • Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
  • Helicobacter pylori infection
  • Hypersecretory disorders
  • Non-erosive and erosive esophagitis
  • Helicobacter pylori eradication

Dosage and Administration:

As advised by the physician

Contraindications:

LANZOVA 30 capsules are contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity towards its ingredients. It is also contraindicated in patients with low magnesium levels in the blood, osteoporosis, interstitial nephritis, inadequate vitamin B12 levels, liver impairment and Clostridium difficile infection.

Adverse effects:

Adverse effects of this medication are dizziness, confusion, uneven heart rate, jerky muscle movements, diarrhea, muscle cramps, muscle weakness, cough and choking feeling.

Precautions:

There are no sufficient and well-controlled studies when it comes to lansoprazole administration in pregnant women and nursing mothers. Therefore, if you are pregnant or nursing, discuss with your doctor about your condition before taking this medicine.

Presentation:

LANZOVA 30 capsules are available in 10X10’s Alu Alu packing.

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