ESOMEPRAZOLE

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • ESOMEPRAZOLE APOTEX esomeprazole magnesium dihydrate 40mg enteric coated tablet blister pack
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • ESOMEPRAZOLE APOTEX esomeprazole magnesium dihydrate 40mg enteric coated tablet blister pack
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 210843
  • Last update:
  • 09-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

210843

ESOMEPRAZOLE APOTEX esomeprazole (as magnesium dihydrate) 40 mg enteric coated tablet blister

pack

ARTG entry for

Medicine Registered

Sponsor

Medis Pharma Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 6127,North Sydney, NSW, 2059

Australia

ARTG Start Date

30/07/2014

Product category

Medicine

Status

Active

Approval area

Drug Safety Evaluation Branch

Conditions

Conditions applicable to all therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered or Listed Therapeutic Goods

Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Conditions applicable to the relevant category and class of therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered

or Listed Therapeutic Goods Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Products

1. ESOMEPRAZOLE APOTEX esomeprazole magnesium dihydrate 40mg enteric coated tablet blister pack

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

21/07/2017

Warnings

See Product Information and Consumer Medicine Information for this product

Standard Indications

Specific Indications

It is indicated for:,Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD): treatment of erosive reflux oesophagitis, long-term management of patients with healed

oesophagitis to prevent relapse and symptomatic treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD).,Patients requiring NSAID therapy: short-term

treatment of upper gastrointestinal symptoms associated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug NSAID (non-selective and COX-2 selective) therapy,

healing of gastric ulcers associated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug NSAID (non-selective and COX-2 selective) therapy and prevention of

gastric and duodenal ulcers associated with non-steroidal anti inflammatory drug NSAID (non-selective and COX-2 selective) therapy in patients at

risk.,Prevention of rebleeding of gastric or duodenal ulcers following treatment with IV Esomeprazole solution by intravenous infusion (intravenous

dosage form can be available from other brands).,Pathological hypersecretory conditions including Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and idiopathic

hypersecretion, in combination with appropriate antibiotics for:

healing of duodenal ulcer associated with Helicobacter pylori and eradication of Helicobacter pylori in patients with active or healed peptic ulcer.

Additional Product information

Container information

Type

Material

Life Time

Temperature

Closure

Conditions

Blister Pack

Al/Al

24 Months

Store below 25

degrees Celsius

Not recorded

Protect from Light

Blister Pack

PVC/PVDC/Al

24 Months

Store below 25

degrees Celsius

Not recorded

Protect from Light

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

Components

1. ESOMEPRAZOLE APOTEX esomeprazole magnesium dihydrate 40mg enteric coated tablet blister pack

Dosage Form

Tablet, enteric coated

Route of Administration

Oral

Visual Identification

elliptically shaped, biconvex, pink enteric coated tablets

Active Ingredients

Esomeprazole

40 mg

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The onus is on the reader to verify the current accuracy of the information on the document subsequent to the date shown.

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Produced at 27.11.2017 at 01:56:06 AEDT

This is not an ARTG Certificate document.

The onus is on the reader to verify the current accuracy of the information on the document subsequent to the date shown.

Visit www.tga.gov.au for contact information

There are no safety alerts related to this product.

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