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Is it safe to take 40mg of prilosec a day? i have no insurance so a simple yes it is safe or no it is not is what i am after.

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Dr. William Lizarraga
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Yes: Side effects are few and far between and are more likely with long term use. These include certain infections and weaker bones.

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