Trade name : Prevpac

Generic name: Amoxicillin/clarithromycin/lansoprazole

Manufacturer: GlaxoSmithKline

Prevpac is a prescription medication used to treat certain bacterial infections. It is a combination of three antibiotics: amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole. MPrevpac is used to treat Helicobacter pylori infection and duodenal ulcers. Clarithromycin and amoxicillin are two antibiotics that work together to kill the H. pylori bacteria. Lansoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor that reduces stomach acid production. Infection may not be completely cured and the bacteria may become resistant to antibiotics.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Benefits of Prevpac

Prevpac combines three antibiotics used to treat Helicobacter pylori infection and duodenal ulcers. The most common side effects of Prevpac include diarrhoea, nausea, and vomiting.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Risks and Side Effects of Prevpac

The most common side effects of Prevpac include diarrhoea, nausea, and vomiting. This medication should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. It is important to finish the entire course of treatment even if you are feeling better. If you stop taking Prevpac too soon, the infection may not be completely cured and the bacteria may become resistant to antibiotics.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Warnings

You should not take Prevpac if you are allergic to amoxicillin, clarithromycin, lansoprazole, or any other ingredient in this medication. You should also avoid Prevpac if you have had a severe allergic reaction to another macrolide antibiotic such as erythromycin, azithromycin, or telithromycin.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Pharmacokinetics

Amoxicillin is rapidly absorbed after oral administration and achieves peak serum concentrations in about 1-2 hours. Clarithromycin and lansoprazole are also rapidly absorbed after oral administration. All three drugs are extensively distributed into tissues and organs. Amoxicillin and clarithromycin are both eliminated by hepatic metabolism, while lansoprazole is eliminated via renal excretion.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Dosage and Administration

The recommended adult dose of Prevpac is two 14-day courses taken four weeks apart. Each 14-day course consists of one daily packet containing amoxicillin 500 mg, clarithromycin 500 mg, and lansoprazole 30 mg (20 mg for patients weighing less than 50 kg).

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Storage

Store Prevpac at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store this medication in the bathroom. Keep Prevpac out of the reach of children and pets.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.

Manufacturer

Prevpac is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline.

Prevpac is a prescription medication and is not available over-the-counter. You will need to talk to your doctor about whether Prevpac is right for you.