Pantoloc 40mg Tablets contains pantoprazole. It treats acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers. It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach hence offers relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.
Pantoloc is a proton pump inhibitor with actions and uses similar to those of omeprazole. Once-daily doses should be taken in the morning.
Treatment is usually given for 2 to 4 weeks for duodenal ulceration, or 4 to 8 weeks for benign gastric ulceration. For the eradication of Helicobacter pylori in Kenyan patients pantoprazole may be combined with two antibacterials in a 1-week triple therapy regimen