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Please describe the medication: lansoprazole?

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Dr. John Edmison
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
PPI: Proton pump inhibitor that decreases acid production in the stomach.
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Lansoprazole: Lansoprazole is the generic equivalent of prevacid, (lansoprazole) an oral acid-reducer agent of the proton pump inhibitor (ppi) class of drugs.

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A 28-year-old male asked:

Please describe the medication: prevacid (lansoprazole)?

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Dr. Jordan Rush
Gastroenterology 13 years experience
Acid reducer: Prevacid is a proton pump inhibitor that decreases stomach acid production. The generic for is called lansoprazole. It comes in over the counter strength of 15mg and by prescription at 30mg.

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