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Lansoprazole Amoxicillin And Clarithromycin Side Effects
Is it ok/good to take probiotics or yogurt with prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) (h.Pylori) to prevent some of the side effects and keep good bacteria?
Yes..: Taking probiotics and/or yogurt will not interfere with your treatment of h. Pylori. ...Read more
I am taking Clarithromycin, Omeprazole & Amoxicillin for Helicobacter Pylor What are possible side effects?
Can i take amoxicillin and omeprazole to kill h pylori because the clarithromycin is giving me horrible side effects i can't handle it anymore?
Treat the H.pylori: H.Pylori status is checked with the intention of treating the infection to eradication, when found. If persistent, recurrent, or you are intolerant to a drug, please ask your doctor to prescribe a drug combination different than your initial regimen. Amoxicillin alone is insufficient to achieve clearance. Under-treated h.Pylori may increase your risk of ulceration as well as of stomach cancer. ...Read more
Prevacid (lansoprazole): This combination is called a prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). Each "pack" contains 2 capsules of lansoprazole, 2 capsules of Clarithromycin and 4 capsules of amoxicillin. The dose is one pack divided into 2 daily doses for 2 weeks. It is used to treat h. Pylori induced gastroesophageal reflux disease. ...Read more
60 yrs old. Finished day 10 of prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). 4 more days to go. So far, some diarrhea & vaginal itch. Should i worry about any new side effects appearing?
Medication SEs: Medication side effects are usually temporary. I know of no long term effects from the powerful prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). It can be hard to take and your stomach may rebel a bit, but it is also vital to get rid of h. Pylori and to treat the underlying irritation or ulceration. ...Read more