NAME :- LANSOPRAZOLE
IUPAC NAME :- (RS)-2-([3-methyl-4-(2,2,2-trifluoroethoxy)pyridin-2-yl]methylsulfinyl)-1H-benzo[d]imidazole
CAS NO. :- 103577-45-3
FORMULA :- C16H14F3N3O2S
SYNONYMS :- 2-[[[3-Methyl-1-oxido-4-(2,2,2-trifluoroethoxy)-2-pyridinyl]methyl]sulfonyl]-1H-benzimidazole
APPLICATION :- For the treatment of acid-reflux disorders (GERD), peptic ulcer disease, H. pylori eradication, and prevention of gastroinetestinal bleeds with NSAID use.
DESCRIPTION :- Lansoprazole is a proton pump inhibitor which prevents the stomach from producing acid. It is manufactured by TAP Pharmaceutical Products. Lansoprazole has been marketed for many years and is one of several PPI’s available.