FAQs ABOUT PANTOP HP KIT
Q: What is PANTOP HP KIT and why is it given?
A: PANTOP HP KIT is a combination of Clarithromycin, Pantoprazole and Amoxicillin which belongs to the group of medicines called Antibiotics and Antiulcer agents. It is used to eradicate a bacteria called Helicobacter pylori in patients with active chronic gastritis, stomach and intestinal ulcers.
Q: Can PANTOP HP KIT cause diarrhoea?
A: Diarrhoea is a common side effect of taking PANTOP HP KIT. For symptomatic relief, drink lot of fluids such as water, squash or fruit juice to keep yourself hydrated. Do not consume any medicine by yourself without consulting your doctor.
Q: Is PANTOP HP KIT safe for pregnant and breast-feeding women?
A: PANTOP HP KIT should be used with caution in pregnant women and breast-feeding mother. Ask for your doctor’s advice before taking PANTOP HP KIT if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant and breast-feeding your child.
Q: For how long should I take PANTOP HP KIT?
A: Take PANTOP HP KIT for as long as your doctor has prescribed for you. It depends on your specific condition, age and body weight. Do not stop taking without the doctor’s consultation and do not take it for prolonged periods as well.
Q: What should I tell my doctor before taking PANTOP HP KIT?
A: Before taking PANTOP HP KIT inform your doctor if you have any liver, kidney or heart disease, fungal infections, glandular fever (sore throat, fever, swollen glands and extreme tiredness), problems in urination, joint pain, due to have Chromogranin A test or if you have reduced Vitamin B12.