Quick facts

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Erosive esophagitis
  • NSAID-associated gastric ulcers
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
  • Duodenal and peptic ulcers

Contour Capsule 40mg

by Continental Pharma

Contour tablet is used to treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). It contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole.

Rs. 325
Rs. 325

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Contour Tablet Uses

Contour tablet is a prescription medication that contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole. It is primarily used to treat Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and to repair damage to the esophageal lining caused by excess stomach acid. Additionally, it can help prevent ulcers that are caused by NSAIDs and Helicobacter Pylori bacteria. Esomeprazole is classified as a proton pump inhibitor medication, which works by reducing the production of stomach acid in the body.

Contour Capsule 40mg formula

  • Esomeprazole

Available forms

  • Capsules

Risks and warnings

Generally, Contour tablet is well tolerated. However, you should know its risks and warnings so that you do not take it when the risk is greater than the benefit.

When your healthcare provider prescribes you any medication, they do so based on the risk versus benefit ratio. Therefore you should give a complete medication and medical history to your healthcare provider. In this way, you can avoid the adverse effects of certain medications.

The risks and warnings associated with Contour tablet are:

  • Pregnancy or Breastfeeding:

Patients who are pregnant or breastfeeding should consult their doctor before taking Contour tablet.

  • Hypersensitivity:

Patients allergic to proton pump inhibitors or any of the ingredients in Contour tablet shouldn’t use it.

  • Alcohol:

Do not consume alcohol when taking this medicine as it can cause dizziness and drowsiness

  • Kidney or Liver Problems:

Patients who have a history of kidney or liver impairment should use this medicine with caution as it can cause kidney or liver damage. Refer to your healthcare provider to know if it's safe for you.

How to use Contour Capsule 40mg?

  • Take the medicine orally with a glass of water
  • It is recommended to take it on any empty stomach
  • Do not crush or chew the capsule
  • Follow the instructions given by your doctor
  • The recommended dosage is usually 1 tablet per day or as prescribed by your doctor
  • Do not use it after the expiry date has passed

Contour Side Effects

The common side effects of Contour tablet are:

  • Headaches
  • Skin reactions
  • Dry mouth
  • GI Upset
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

Storage Conditions

  • Store the medicine at room temperature
  • Keep out of reach and sight of children
  • Protect it from sunlight and moisture


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of Contour Capsule 40mg in Pakistan?

The Contour Capsule 40mg price in Pakistan is Rs. 325

What is Contour Capsule 40mg used for?

Contour Capsule 40mg is used in the following conditions:
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Erosive esophagitis
  • NSAID-associated gastric ulcers
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
  • Duodenal and peptic ulcers

What is Contour Capsule 40mg composed of?

Contour Capsule 40mg is composed of:
  • Esomeprazole

Do you need a prescription to buy Contour Capsule 40mg?

To buy Contour Capsule 40mg you must have a prescription signed by your doctor.


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