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Protonix® (pantoprazole sodium) is a prescription medicine approved to treat several conditions, including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), erosive esophagitis, and pathological hypersecretory diseases. It comes in the form of tablets and oral granule packets, and is typically taken once or twice a day. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include nausea, diarrhea, and headaches. Although Protonix is tolerated well by most people, it is not suitable for everyone. Before using this medication, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about any other health conditions you have, as well as any other medications you are taking (including vitamins and supplements).
(To read the full eMedTV article about this medication, click Protonix. This article covers how the drug works, dosing information, general precautions, and more. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)