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CURACID ®

Composition

CURACID®  20Capsule: Each capsule contains Esomeprazole 20 mg as Esomeprazole Magnesium Trihydrate INN.

CURACID®  40Capsule: Each capsule contains Esomeprazole 40 mg as Esomeprazole Magnesium Trihydrate INN.

Indication and Use

Esomeprazole is indicated for: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): treatment of erosive reflux esophagitis, long-term management of patients with healed esophagitis to prevent relapse, symptomatic treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). In combination with appropriate antibacterial therapeutic regimens for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori: healing of Helicobacter pylori associated duodenal ulcer, prevention of relapse of peptic ulcers in patients with Helicobacter pylori associated ulcer disease.

Dosage and Administration

To treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) : Adults—20 or 40 milligrams (mg) taken once a day for 4 to 8 weeks. Children up to 18 years of age—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor. To prevent gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) : Adults—20 mg taken once a day. Children up to 18 years of age—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor. To treat ulcers related to infection with H. pylori : Adults—40 mg once daily, plus amoxicillin 1000 mg (1 gram) plus clarithromycin 500 mg, taken together before meals twice a day for ten days. Children up to 18 years of age—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor.