Zonton Fastabs for Acid Reflux
About Zoton Fastabs
Zoton Fastabs, also known as lansoprazole fast tabs, are a treatment for acid reflux and heartburn. It features the active ingredient lansoprazole and is available in a fast-dissolving tablet form. This formulation targets the root cause of the issue by reducing the production of stomach acid, providing relief from symptoms such as heartburn and indigestion.”
What are Zoton Fastabs used for?
Zoton Fastabs work by inhibiting stomach cells that produce excess acid, which effectively manages symptoms like heartburn and indigestion. Beyond acid reflux, Zoton Fastabs also treat conditions such as peptic ulcers and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD), offering a versatile solution for various stomach-related ailments.
How do Zoton Fastabs work?
Zoton Fastabs main ingredient, lansoprazole is a Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI). This blocks the proton pumps in the cells lining your stomach, which directly reduces stomach acid production, providing relief from the symptoms of acid reflux and other related conditions.
Who are Zoton Fastabs suitable for?
Zoton Fastabs can be taken by adults and should not be taken by children.
Do not take Zoton Fastabs if you are allergic to Lansoprazole.
How to take Zoton Fastab
Zoton Fastabs are available in 15 mg or 30 mg capsules or oro-dispersible tablets. The recommended doses for specific conditions are:
- Indigestion: 15mg to 30mg a day
- Acid reflux: 15mg to 30mg a day
- Stomach ulcers: 15mg to 30mg a day
- Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: 60mg a day – this can increase to 120mg a day depending on how well it works for you
Take Zoton Fastabs once a day in the morning or two doses a day if recommended by your GP or pharmacist. The tablets should be taken at least 30 minutes before a meal, usually before breakfast.
- For capsules: swallow whole with water. Don’t chew, crush, or open.
- For orodispersible tablets: swallow with water, let it melt on your tongue, or stir into a small amount of water
If a dose is missed, take it when you remember unless it’s near the next dose. You should not double up on doses.
Can you buy Zoton Fastabs online?
You can buy Zoton Fastabs online through Click2Pharmacy’s acid reflux clinic by completing a free online consultation, after which a licensed pharmacist will review your symptoms and suitability before prescribing the medication. Your medication will then be delivered to your door quickly and discreetly.
Zoton Fastabs Side Effects
As with any medication, Zoton Fastabs may lead to side effects in some individuals:
Common Side Effects
- Stomach upset: nausea, stomach ache, wind
- Feeling dizzy or tired
- Dry mouth or throat, itchy skin rash
Long-term use (at least three months) may lead to low magnesium levels, tiredness, dizziness, confusion, and irregular heartbeat.
Uncommon Side Effects
- Changes in appetite
- Joint pain
- Stomach pain
Rare Side Effects
- Unusual or unpleasant taste
For a full list of side effects, see the Zoton Fastabs Patient Information Leaflet
Zoton Fastab Ingredients
Active Ingredients: Lansoprazole
Other ingredients: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, heavy magnesium carbonate, low-substituted hydroxypropylcellulose, hydroxypropylcellulose, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, talc, mannitol, methacrylic acid – ethyl acrylate copolymer (1:1) dispersion 30 percent, polyacrylate dispersion 30 percent, macrogol 8000, glycerol monostearate, polysorbate 80, triethyl citrate, citric acid anhydrous, crospovidone, magnesium stearate, aspartame (E951) (see section 2 “Zoton contains aspartame”), strawberry flavour and iron oxide red (E172) and yellow (E172)
- Zoton Fastabs contain Lactose and Aspartame
- Keep out of sight and reach of children
Zoton Fastabs FAQs
Zoton Fastabs has demonstrated effectiveness in treating acid reflux by reducing stomach acid production. This leads to significant alleviation of symptoms like heartburn, making it a reliable option for those suffering from this condition.
Zoton Fastabs typically begin to work within a few hours, starting the process of reducing acid production and providing relief.
Zoton Fastabs are available for purchase online through Click2Pharmacy’s acid reflux clinic, offering a convenient way to obtain this effective treatment.
You can drink alcohol with Zoton Fastabs; however, alcohol makes your stomach produce more acid than normal, which can irritate your stomach lining and make your symptoms worse.
You might have to take Zoton Fastabs for a few weeks or months, but some people only take it when they have symptoms. Once you feel better, you can stop taking it. But, how long it will treat symptoms is different for everyone. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about what is best for you.
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