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Doctor insights on: Protonix And Pregnancy

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Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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What is protonix (pantoprazole) prescribed for?

What is protonix (pantoprazole) prescribed for?

Acid reflux: This is an inhibitor of the proton pump that produces stomach acid. It is prescribed for acid reflux, stomach acidity, indigestion and as an adjunct for medications such as Ibuprofen which can cause excess acid and stomach upset as well as ulcerations and bleeding. ...Read more

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How do I wean myself off protonix (pantoprazole)?

Stop it.: Check with your doctor first before you stop any medication. Protonix (pantoprazole) does not need to be weaned off of. ...Read more

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Can protonix (pantoprazole) be taken with plavix?

See below: Some data recommend not to take these combinations together. I have not seen a solid date support that. Therefore I personally use these combinations together. If you're concerned about it please discuss this with your doctor. Alternatively you can take h2-blockers or a different proton pump inhibitor such as dexilent ...Read more

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Can I take Zantac and protonix (pantoprazole) together?

If there: Is a medical reason to do this. Do so has been shown to be safe (as long as there is a reason to take it and you have no reasons not to take them). Hrs, md ww. Thepmc. Org. ...Read more

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Can I take Prevacid and Protonix (pantoprazole) together?

Together: There is no reason to take both together. They serve the same purpose. Choose one and stay with it. ...Read more

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Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and Synthroid together?

Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and Synthroid together?

Take only: Brand name levothyroxine, preferably in the morning an hour before eating. Ytake the Protonix (pantoprazole) at least an hour later, or you can take the Protonix (pantoprazole) at nite so there's no conflict. ...Read more

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Can I take Synthroid and protonix (pantoprazole) together?

Yes!: Synthroid (thyroxine) should be taken before all other meds in the am before breakfast with a lass of water; no food for 1/2 hr. ...Read more

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Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and ranitidine together?

Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and ranitidine together?

Yes: No known interactions so they should be safe to take together. However, if your symptoms are bad enough to need double therapy like that, I would make sure your MD knows about to consider further investigation if these symptoms persist or progress. ...Read more

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Does protonix (pantoprazole) lessen the effectivity of plavix?

Does protonix (pantoprazole) lessen the effectivity of plavix?

Probably not.: Although proton pump inhibitors (acid suppressing drugs) may have an effect on the effectiveness of Plavix in the lab there don't seem to be a definite clinical effect. It appears that Protonix (pantoprazole) is even less likely to cause a clinically significant interaction. ...Read more

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Is protonix (pantoprazole) safe I had some reactions to prilosec?

Is protonix (pantoprazole) safe I had some reactions to prilosec?

Can't tell: Sometimes drug reactions are brand-specific and others are class-specific. Difficult to say what will happen if you try the pronix. If your Prilosec reaction was not too bad, might try considering a try. ...Read more

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Is there a difference between Prilosec and protonix (pantoprazole)?

Prilosec: Both are proton pump inhibitors used to lower the acid in the stomach, in conditions like stomach ulcers & reflux disease. ...Read more

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How long might cold turkey Protonix (pantoprazole) withdrawl last?

Zero time.: There is really no withdrawal from Protonix (pantoprazole) as far as withdrawal symptoms, such as from benzodiazepines. Worst thing would be your GI symptoms might come back. ...Read more

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Can protonix (pantoprazole) cause a THC drug test to appear positive?

THC protonix (pantoprazole): Yes a false positive test can be obtained but only on the urine dipstick - with the quantitative test there is no false results. ...Read more

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Can protonix (pantoprazole) cause magnesium deficiencies or nerve problems?

Can protonix (pantoprazole) cause magnesium deficiencies or nerve problems?

Yes: This drug is often associated with magnesium deficiency if taken for a long time. Magnesium supplement is recommended. Vit B12 may be low as well and may lead to damages to the nerves. Watch for iron deficiency due to the suppression of acid. Supplements should be considered. ...Read more

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Can 10mg Celexa and 40mg Protonix (pantoprazole) be taken together at the same time?

Can 10mg Celexa and 40mg Protonix (pantoprazole) be taken together at the same time?

PHARMACIST: I have never seen a problem with Celexa and Protonix (pantoprazole) being taken together. Your pharmacist is best qualified to answer your question as he/she has access to all that information. ...Read more