Prevacid: use, application

Prevacid is indicated to treat and prevent stomach and active duodenal ulcers in for short-term (for 4 weeks) treatment.

Therapeutic of Prevacid

proton pump inhibitors

The nosological classification (ICD-10)

K20 Esophagitis

K21 Gastroesophageal reflux

K25 Gastric ulcer

K26 Duodenal Ulcer

K27 Peptic ulcer, unspecified

K31.9 Disease of stomach and duodenum, unspecified

K86.8.3 * Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Indications for use Prevacid: Peptic ulcer in the duodenum and stomach. The presence of Helicobacter pylori in the stomach.

Indications for use Prevacid: Peptic ulcer in the duodenum and stomach. The presence of Helicobacter pylori in the stomach.

Indications for use of Prevacid

According to the instructions, the drug recommended to accept for treatment of the following diseases:

reflux esophagitis; ulcers of the gastrointestinal tract; duodenal ulcer; stomach ulcer; Zollinger-Ellison syndrome; non-ulcer dyspepsia nature; esophagitis erosive and ulcerative; to eliminate Helicobacter pylor.

Contraindications of Prevacid

During pregnancy (especially the first trimester — 12 weeks)

Lactation

Malignant tumors of the stomach or duodenum

Children up to 18 years

Violations of the liver and kidney function (used with caution, as a last resort)

Allergy drug

Overdose and side effects of Prevacid

Nausea and vomiting

Discomfort or pain in the abdomen

Violations of appetite

Headache

Dizziness

Change mood

Reducing the number of blood platelets

Muscle Pain

A rash on the skin of various sizes

An overdose of the drug has not been studied.

How to take the tablets?

Capsules with the drug should be taken: 30 minutes after a meal, without revealing, drinking plenty of fluids. In various states of different multiplicity of reception:

In gastric ulcer — 1-2 capsules a day for 1-2 months

In duodenal ulcer — 1 capsule per day from 2 weeks to 1 month

Ulcer from stress, supplementation and other conditions — 1 tablet per day for a course of up to 2 months

In the presence of Helicobacter pylori — 1 capsule 2 times a day for 2 weeks, with coadministration of other drugs

Reflux disease — 1 capsule per day for 5-6 months

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome — Dosage is strictly individual, but not less than 1 capsule per day. Target effect — basal secretion reach 10 mmol / h and less