AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP; omeprazole, sodium bicarbonate, gastrointestinal agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
Each capsule contains: Omeprazole 20 mg. Sodium Bicarbonate 1100 mg.
INDICATION OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
Duodenal Ulcer. Gastric Ulcer. Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). * Non Erosive Esophagitis. * Erosive Esophagitis. Maintenance of Healing of Erosive Esophagitis.
DOSAGE OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
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Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
For Adults: Short-term Treatment of Active Duodenal ulcer: 20 mg once daily for 4 weeks. Bengin Gastric Ulcer: 40 mg once daily for 4-8 weeks. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: In case of non-esophageal erosions: 20 mg once daily for up to 4-8 weeks. In case of Erosive Esophagitis: 20 mg once daily for up to 4-8 weeks. Maintenance of Healing of Erosive Esophagitis: 20 mg once daily ” there is no efficacy studies for administration period more than 12 months”. Since both the 20 mg and 40 mg capsules contain the same amount of sodium bicarbonate (1100 mg), two capsules of 20 mg are not equivalent to one capsule of 40 mg. Therefore, two 20 mg capsules of AZGOVANC should not be substituted for one capsule of 40 mg. AZGOVANC capsules should be taken on an empty stomach at least one hour before a meal. AZGOVANC capsules should be swallowed intact with water ” do not use other liquids” .
OVER-DOSAGE OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
CONTRA-INDICATION OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
AZGOVANC is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any components of the formulation.
STORAGE OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
Stored at dry place and at temperature not exceeding 30 °C.
PACK OF AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP
Carton box containing plastic bottle of 7 immediate release hard gelatin capsules and inner leaflet.
AZGOVANS 20 MG 7CAP MANUFACTURED BY
Sabaa International Company for Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries S.A.E for Advanced Pharmaceutical Industries Co. (APIC)