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Nexicure MUPS

Pharmaceutical

Product Details:

Leaflet

Brand Name: Nexicure MUPS Tablet

Composition

Each Nexicure Film Coated MUPS tablet contains: 

Esomeprazole                                                  

Therapeutic Indications                 

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease’ (GERD)
  • Erosive reflux oesophagitis.
  • Treatment of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
  • Prolonged treatment after prevention of rebleeding of ulcers with intravenous PPI.                                                                   

Dosage and Administration               

  • 40mg once daily for GERD
  • 40 mg twice a day for Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
  • In combination with appropriate anti-bacterial therapeutic regimens for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori.
  • 40 mg tablet once a day for 4 weeks for prolonged treatment after prevention of rebleeding of ulcers with intravenous PPI.  

Children below the age of 12 years 

  • Nexicure should not be used in children below 12 years.                                                        

Contraindications           

Do not take Nexicure:

  • If you are allergic to esomeprazole or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in insert leaflets).
  • If you are allergic to other proton pump inhibitor medicines (e.g. pantoprazole, lansoprazole, rabeprazole, omeprazole).
  • If you are taking a medicine containing nelfinavir (used to treat HIV infection).
  • Do not take Nexicure if any of the above apply to you. 
  • If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Nexicur.                                                   

Warnings and precautions        

  Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Nexicure:

  • If you have severe liver problems.
  • If you have severe kidney problems.
  • If you have ever had a skin reaction after treatment with a medicine similar to Nexium that reduces stomach acid.
  • If you are due to have a specific blood test (Chromogranin A).                                             

Undesirable Effects     

  • Taking a proton pump inhibitor like Nexicure, especially over a period of more than one year, may slightly increase your risk of fracture in the hip, wrist or spine. Tell your doctor if you have osteoporosis or if you are taking corticosteroids (which can increase the risk of osteoporosis).                                                    

Pharmacological Properties        

 Nexicure is belong to the proton pump inhibitor group is a medication which reduces stomach acid                                                     

Packaging                

   Nexicure  Tablets: Box containing 2 blisters of 10 tablets each.