Esotem 20 capsule: Each enteric coated capsule contains Esomeprazole Magnesium Trihydrate USP equivalent to Esomeprazole 20 mg.
Esotem 40 capsule: Each enteric coated capsule contains Esomeprazole Magnesium Trihydrate USP equivalent to Esomeprazole 40 mg.
Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
-Healing of Erosive Esophagitis
-Maintenance of Healing of Erosive Esophagitis
-Symptomatic Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
H. pylori Eradication to Reduce the Risk of Duodenal Ulcer Recurrence Zollinger-Ellison Syndrom
Acid Related Dyspepsia: Duodenal and Gastric Ulcer
Esotem Capsule should be swallowed whole and taken at least one hour before meal.
The majority of patients are healed within 4 to 8 weeks. For patients who do not heal after 4-8 weeks, an additional 4-8 weeks of treatment may be considered. If symptoms do not resolve completely after 4 weeks, an additional 4 weeks of treatment may be considered.
Geriatric: No dosage adjustment is necessary. Renal Insufficiency: No dosage adjustment is necessary. Hepatic Insufficiency: No dosage adjustment is necessary in patients with mild to moderate liver impairment. For patients with severe liver impairment, a dose of 20 mg of Esotem should not be exceeded.
In general, Esomeprazole was well tolerated in both short- and long-term clinical trials. The most frequently occurring adverse events ( >1%) are headache and diarrhea. Nausea, flatulence, abdominal pain, constipation and dry mouth occurred at similar rates among patients taking Esomeprazole.
Esotem 20 capsule: Each box contains 5x15's capsule in Alu-Alu blister pack Esotem 40 capsule: Each box contains 3x10's capsule in Alu-Alu blister pack