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Omeprazole 20 Mg
A PPI: or proton pump inhibitor decreases stomach acid. This is important in esophageal reflux (heartburn) or to prevent or treat ulcers.. CPDR stands for delayed-release (DR) capsule (CP), This is important because the acid in the stomach could inactivate it. It releases from the capsule in the intestine after it leaves the stomach. There it can work from the bloodstream side. ...Read more
Typically 24hours: Generally taken in the morning, empty stomach (1/2 h before or 2h after eating). If taking the otc version, do not take for more than 2 weeks without seeing md to find out why you need to take it. In general, least potent med, for shortest duration, to take care of symptoms, is the way to go. ...Read more
My insurance won't pay for generic Omeprazole 20 mg any more because it' can be bought over the counter...so is Prilosec OCD the same as Omeprazole 20?
Is there a risk in continuing Omeprazole, 20 mg treatment for gastritis beyond the prescribed 8 weeks, since symptoms persist. ?
I am a 56-year-old woman newly diagnosed w/hiatal hernia. Omeprazole 20 mg controls my symptoms; can I still run and do yoga w/o making hernia worse?
No interaction: Although there is no known significant interaction for these two medications, caution is always advised using combo meds. If you must take the medicines, pay attention to your body, as u get older u r more prone to side effects which u may not have when younger etc.. Take medication in smallest effective dose and shortest time possible. When in doubt, consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long does erosive gastritis take to heal? Been on omeprazole 20 mg, twice a day for 9 days, then 40 mg once a day for 7 days. No h pylori.
LONG time: The worsen the erosive gastritis is , the longer it may take to heal sometimes several weeks. And then to prevent them from recurrence may be on Omeprazole daily for pretty long time if not daily from there on, specially is there is added tobacco, citrics, NSAIDS, caffeine or other substances that irritate the gastric mucosa. Avoid all this irritants and continue using the medicine and follow up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If someone has minor kidney dysfunction. Can they take allegra 180 mg Benicar 20 mg. Omeprazole 20 mg. Metoprolol 25 mg 2 x daily and Synthroid 50?
Seems okay: It seems okay to take these medications even if you have minor kidney dysfunction. However your specific circumstance should be discussed with your doctor. ...Read more
My mom had a stroke and is taking a lot of medication and i want to know if it is safe or not. Lisinopril 10 mg 1 per day
omeprazole 20 mg 1 per day
crestor 10 mg
tizanidine 4 mg 2 times per day
As : As far as I am aware, there are no drug interactions between any of the above listed medications. Each one has it's own side effect profile, which should have been included when the medication was picked up. As far as safety, all of the above are approved by the food and drug administration (fda) and have been used for some time. If you have specific safety questions or concernes consult her pharmacist or doctor. All the best. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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