Pantop HP Kit

Introduction

Pantop HP Kit is a combination of two antibiotics and an antacid that effectively treats peptic ulcer disease caused due to H. pylori bacterial infection. It fights against the bacteria to treat the infection. It also relieves acidity and discomfort related to the infection.

Pantop HP Kit is a prescription medicine. It is advised to take it as per the prescription. It can be taken with or without food, but it must be taken at a fixed time to ensure better efficacy. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The treatment must be completed even if you feel better.

The common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, rashes, etc. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy.

Uses of Pantop HP Tablet

  • Peptic ulcer disease

Side effects of Pantop HP Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Pantop HP

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Flatulence
  • Taste change
  • Headache
  • Rash

How to use Pantop HP Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Pantop HP Kit may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pantop HP Tablet works

Pantop HP Kit is a combination of three medicines: Amoxycillin, Pantoprazole, and Clarithromycin. Amoxycillin is an antibiotic which works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Pantoprazole is also an antibiotic which stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Together, they eradicate your infection effectively. Clarithromycin is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which reduces the amount of acid in the stomach and relieves acid-related indigestion and heartburn. Pantop HP Kit is a combination of three medicines: Amoxicillin, Pantoprazole and Clarithromycin, which treats stomach/intestinal ulcers caused by the bacteria. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic which kills bacteria by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering (cell wall). Clarithromycin is also an antibiotic which stops bacteria from growing by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins necessary for their survival. Together, they treat your infection effectively. Pantoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) which reduces the amount of acid in the stomach and relieves acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Pantop HP Kit. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Pantop HP Kit may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CAUTION
Pantop HP Kit should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.

Driving

UNSAFE
Pantop HP Kit may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Pantop HP Kit can have side effects and the symptoms (such as allergic reactions, dizziness and convulsions) may make you unfit to drive.

Kidney

CAUTION
Pantop HP Kit should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pantop HP Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pantop HP Kit is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pantop HP Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.