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A 48-year-old male asked:

What is generally the correct dosage and timing of omeprazole for treatment of active gastric ulcer symptoms?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Omeprazole : Either 20mg or 40mg twice a day, before breakfast and before bedtime. Now, this information should hopefully help you engage in a discussion with your doctor and not to self treat or diagnose yourself. There is more to managing an ulcer than just omeprazole

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