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Can I Take Tums With Prevacid
I am just getting over the norovirus and now have heartburn and a burning sensation in my stomach. Can i take Tums or prevacid (lansoprazole)?
Sure...: Unless you have other health issues that go against their use. ...Read more
Hi..I've been very bad acid reflux..constant chronic coughing and throwing up phlegm..tums does not seem to be helping..is Prevacid advisable? And have i made a mistake in taking tums as that seems to be category C? I am in my 10th week of pregnancy. Than
DietEevateHeadOfBed&: You can do following Do not drink or smoke Raise the head of you bed by 6 to8 inches Prevacid or Prilosec is safet take but ask your OB Doctor if it is ok Besides that avoid cirus fruits,mint,tomatoes,big fatty meals and eat at night at least 3 hours before going to bed, ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have gastritis, i t0ok antacid (kremil-s) and stil hurts. How much time do I have to wait to take my prescribed ppi (prevacid (lansoprazole) fdt) ?
See U physician: He will provide u needed treatment.Get a more detailed answer ›
34 month old toddler with GERD on Lansoprazole 2ml/night. Asks for tums (calcium carbonate) also. What is safe amount of tums (calcium carbonate)?
Recovering from virus, used advil, (ibuprofen) sudafed nyquil. Now have bad acid reflux with gagging. On prevacid/antacids but still gagging. Diet? Drugs?
How can I stop that burning feeling in my chest and nose from reflux i've tryed gaviscon. And tumms and are on lansoprazole 15 mg a day because 30?
Food diary: Assuming you are being managed by a physician for Lansoprazole - start a food and symptom diary. This is a great tool to determine which foods may be triggering your symptoms. Common triggers can be tomato sauce, caffeine, fruits/juice, etc. Everyone reacts differently to foods - so it is really important to take the time to do a little detective work and see what foods you should avoid. ...Read more
Take 30mg of prevacid (lansoprazole) daily for almost 1 yr for chronic gastritis. Is this safe to be on long term? If i want to d/c what is the most comfortable way?
Yes, this : Medication is designed primarily for short term use. Consult with gastroenterologist regarding the risks v. Benefits of taking it for more than one year. There are other medications that you can try, probably not as effective though. ...Read more