Pantoprazole 40mg belongs to a class of drugs knows as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), which are used to treat certain stomach and esophagus problems such as acid reflux, peptic ulcer disease, etc. The medication works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach that relieves symptoms like heartburn, difficulty swallowing, and persistent cough. Additionally, it helps heal acid damage to the stomach as well esophagus preventing cancer of the esophagus. Being the most effective medication it offers some side-effects such as Diarrhea, Flatulence, Headache, Nausea, Stomach pain, Vomiting, Dizziness, etc.
To get maximum benefits or avoid any trouble, the medication should be used with the below-mentioned precautions: