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In treatment of:
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome & treatment of NASAID related ulceration
Hypersensitivity to Lansoprazole
2.Monitor gastric malignancy
3.Avoid prolonged use
Antacids: Bio-availability of lansoprazole reduced.
Oral contraceptives, Phenytoin, Theophylline and Warfarin: Caution should be exercised while using these drugs which are metabolised by the liver since lansoprazole is a weak inducer of P450 cytochrome.
Adult: 15 - 30 mg / day to be taken before meals.
Duodenal ulcer: 15 mg / day before meals for 1 month.
Gastric ulcer: 30 mg / day for 2 months.
Zollinger- Ellison syndrome: 60 mg / day increase the dose to 180 mg/ day in 2 divided doses if needed.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease: 15 mg / day for 2 months.
Oesophagitis: 30 mg / day before meals for 2 months continue the treatment for 2 more months if needed.
Acid related dyspepsia: 15 - 30 mg / day before breakfast for 1 month.
NSAID associated ulceration: 15 - 30 mg / day for 1 - 2 months.
Children: not recommended