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Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
It is probably: safe but the question is whether it will be effective. If your symptoms are not relieved by the medication then it probably is not effective for you.

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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
46 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Omeprazole or Prilosec is usually taken once a day but you can take it as you are
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Omeprazol: It should start working to inhibit secretion of acid within an hour but if you have a chronic condition or an ulcer it takes couple of days to see ful ... Read More
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
What are symptoms?: Heart burn and sour test in you mouth are symptoms of Acid Reflux. OTC Ranitidine or Pepcid (famotidine) Ac and Tums Calcium carbonate will also help ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ogletree
Specializes in Pharmacology
A PPI: or proton pump inhibitor decreases stomach acid. This is important in esophageal reflux (heartburn) or to prevent or treat ulcers.. CPDR stands for d ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Seek immediate help: Land you in the hospital or worse. Taken all at once, this is a massive overdose. If you did this, get to the er immediately.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Yes: No significant interaction.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Earlier studies suggested short use. But a lot of patients have been on it for longer. Risk of pneumonia may be increased. Try avoiding laying down at ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Cueva
21 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is an effective therapy for gastroesophageal reflux. It should be dosed according to weight, and if taken over the long term may require monitorin ... Read More
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A 76-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
40mg bid: One can always take more, but unlikely to have effect.
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