EPRASURE DSR

Composition Esomeprazole ER and domperidone SR Capsules
Indication Duodenal ulcers, Gastroesophageal reflux disease
Packaging 10x10 Capsule
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EPRASURE DSR is commonly prescribed by doctor for curing acid-related esophageal issues

The GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease is taking place when the acid present in the stomach of the patient is flowing back in a repeated manner within the tubule linked to the mouth as well as the stomach. This backwash of the acid known as acid reflux is resulting in the inflammation of the esophagus lining. Although, it is quite normal to experience acid reflux. However, when it is taking place on a repeated basis, then it leads to this esophagus disorder. Some of the early signs and symptoms of this disease include; a burning sensation taking place within the heart, back washing of food/ liquid, trouble swallowing, and the sensation of a lump in the throat. The common approaches of treating this disorder include changes in lifestyle, and diet along with the drug regimen or surgery. The  EPRASURE DSR is a combination fixed dosage medication comprising of Esomeprazole ER and Domperidone SR which is assisting out in treating acid-related esophageal issues.

What is EPRASURE DSR?

The EPRASURE DSR has two substances Esomeprazole ER and domperidone SR, as a core ingredient and thus, shows dual action. The Esomeprazole ER is a PPI, proton pump inhibitor and it is working by carrying out the blockage of the gastric proton pump, which produces acid. The domperidone SR is demonstrating an antagonistic impact on dopamine. Domperidone is leading to improvement in movement along with a muscular contraction in the stomach. The medication is available in capsule form and ultimately leads to a reduction in the acid production within the stomach, thereby preventing the backflow of the stomach mixture towards the food pipe.

Composition of EPRASURE DSR

The drug is containing the two chief components, Esomeprazole ER and domperidone SR. Domperidone SR is available in 30 milligrams &  Esomeprazole ER in the concentration of 40 mg.

Uses of EPRASURE DSR

This is a gastrointestinal substance that is responsible for the control of acidity, burning sensation in the heart, indigestibility, vomiting as well as peptic ulcers.

How  EPRASURE DSR is acting?

The EPRASURE DSR containing the substance Esomeprazole, which is a proton pump inhibitor, is resulting in the decrease of the acid within the stomach. So, this chemical is carrying out the blocking of the gastric and pump-producing acidic substance. Domperidone is working as the antagonistic agent to dopamine. So, it is acting on the gastrointestinal tract’s upper region, facilitating the relaxation and contraction of the muscles within the stomach as well as the intestine for the easy movement of food.

Dosage of EPRASURE DSR

This medication is quite well tolerated, and provides long-term relief to the patient, provided that they take it under the guidelines as well as the instructions of the healthcare provider.

What to do if I miss medicinal dosage?

For the best results, try to stick to your drug dosage schedule and don’t miss it. If by chance you miss the medicine, just forget about missed dosage and continue taking everything as per your regular dosing schedule.

How to take this medicine?

The EPRASURE DSR capsules are required to be taken a single hour before you take the food for achieving the best outcome. Make sure to swallow the medicine as a whole and don’t break, crush or chew the same. The capsule will be providing relief from indigestion, ulceration, indigestibility, and control acids. But always ensure to consume the capsules according to the instructions and for as much time as prescribed by a doctor.

Side effects of taking  Esomeprazole ER + Domperidone SR Capsules

While taking EPRASURE DSR, there is a tendency that you may experience adverse reactions from mild to moderate level. If the side effects appear for a shorter duration, it should not be the cause of concern. However, if it is lasting for long, when the patient’s condition is worsening, talk to your doctor immediately.

Here are some of the undesirable effects of the EPRASURE DSR

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Pain in stomach
  • Diarrhea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Drowsiness

Drug interactions

Make sure not to take the below-listed drugs or any other while you are being treated with EPRASURE DSR as it may produce harmful effects.

  • Diazepam
  • Warfarin
  • Cilostazol
  • Digoxin
  • Methotrexate
  • Saquinavir
  • Tacrolimus
  • Voriconazole
  • Clarithromycin

What precautions to take while getting treated with  EPRASURE DSR?

  • Talk to your doctor if you are having a history of liver/ renal disorder
  • Don’t take this medication if you are having allergic reactivity to PPI(proton pump inhibitor) or any substance present in the medicine
  • Make sure not to consume the capsule if you are having nelfinavir
  • The doctor’s consultation is a must in case you are suffering from bleeding within your stomach/ or there is the blocking of your intestine
  • Also, inform about your condition of osteoporosis to the doctor
  • If you are a pregnant or lactating mother, then informing your doctor is must before you start your treatment
  • This medication is not meant for children
  • A doctor consultation is important in case of weight loss or if there is any type of problem in your stomach

Storage conditions

Ensure to store the drug within a closed container, under room temperature conditions. The storage of the product should be such that there is no heat, humidity, or falling of direct sunlight.

FAQs

  • Is it safe to take Esomeprazole ER+ domperidone SR Capsules?

Yes, it is safe to take this medication but it is important to consult a doctor first. Also in case you are having allergic reactivity to any of the components present in this drug, avoid using it. Generally, it is safe for consumption by adults.

  • What is the best time to take Esomeprazole ER and domperidone SR Capsules?

The best time to take the drug is an empty stomach, before you take your first meal. However, it is not appropriate to be taken by individuals who have allergies, so don’t forget to consult your doctor first before deciding appropriate dosage.