Generic Name: Omeprazole
* Description :
Hyposec (Omeprazole) reduces gastric acid secretion by inhibiting the enzyme of H+, K+-ATPase” the proton pump”in the parietal cell. Omeprazole inhibits both basal and stimulated acid secretion irrespective of the stimulus. The onset of action is rapid and reversible control of gastric secretion is achieved with a once daily dose.
* Indications :
Hyposec is indicated for:
- Short term treatment of duodenal ulcer.
- Short term treatment of reflux oesophagitis.
- Short term treatment of gastric ulcer.
- Management of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
* Presentation* :
Hyposec Capsules: Each capsule contains Omeprazole 20 mg as enteric-coated granules. Jars of 14 capsules. Unit packs of 10 & 20 capsules & hospital packs of different sizes are available.