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Brand name: Lansoprazole ODT (GH)

Lansoprazole ODT (GH) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) lansoprazole. On this page you will find out more about Lansoprazole ODT (GH), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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Active ingredient in this medicine: lansoprazole

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Pack size information

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Information for medicine and pack size:
Lansoprazole ODT (GH) 30 mg orally disintegrating tablet, 7

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What this medicine is for

Adults:,1.Healing and long-term management of reflux oesophagitis.,2.Healing and long-term management for patients with duodenal ulcer.,3.Healing of benign gastric ulcer. Patients whose gastric or duodenal ulcer is not associated with ingestion of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs require treatment with antimicrobial agents in addition to antisecretory drugs whether on first presentation or on recurrence.,4.Lansoprazole is also effective in patients with benign peptic lesions that do not respond to H2-receptor antagonists.,5.Eradication of H. pylori from the upper gastrointestinal tract in patients with peptic ulcer or chronic gastritis when used in combination with appropriate antibiotics (see Clinical Trials).,6.Relief of reflux-like and/or ulcer-like symptoms associated with acid-related dyspepsia.,Paediatric patients 6 to 17 years of age.,1.Treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, including all grades of oesophagitis.,2.Healing of erosive oesophagitis.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance White to yellowish white uncoated tablets,speckled with orange to dark brown pellets debossed with '30' on one side and plain on the other side.

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Dosage Form Tablet, orally disintegrating
Route of administration Oral
Medicine schedule
Alu/Alu blister (with Peelable Al foil) 7's and 28's: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
Alu/Alu blister (with push through Al foil) 7's and 28's: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
Cold form dessicant blister (with Peelable Al foil) 7's and 28's: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
Cold form dessicant blister (with push through Al foil) 7's and 28's: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Blister Pack
Storage temperature Store below 25 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions Store in Original Container
Life time 24 Months
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information

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