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Omeprazole Otc Dose
If i take omeprazole and escitalopram at opposite ends of the day will that be safe? I am only on small dose of escitalopram.
I missed some omeprazole doses, so i took 400 mg over the course of 15 minutes. I doubt anything will happen to me. Would it be safe to stay home?
No, go to ER: You took 10 times maximum daily dose for this medication. ...Read more
Started taking Tecta today, still in a lot of discomfort tonight. Am I able to take Omeprazole as well? Or take two doses of Tecta (40mg) tomorrow?
It is reported: According to dig dis sci. 1996 mar;41(3):469-74. Omeprazole causes delay in gastric emptying of digestible meals. If youre taking this medication and notice slower emptying or more regurgitation, you should take this information into consideration and let your doctor know. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My omeprazole have changed colour/packaging.. But are still same dose... Does it make a difference as i have phobia of meds an dnt like change?
The active: ingredient is the same but there can be some differences in the vehicle that contains it. Usually not an issue - you can ask your pharmacy about specific generics you are concerned about. ...Read more
What is the maximum dose of omeprazole you can take in a day already took two 20 mg and my acid reflux is still killing me?
I have been prescribed omeprazole 20mg, it that to strong of a dose, as I don't have many bouts with reflux and heartburn as I originally did?
The usual dose.: 20 mg of omeprazole is an average dose. Very often patients need to remain on maintenance therapy to keep acid reflux under control. A lot of patients who cut back the dose or discontinue it will have their symptoms recur rather promptly. Talk to your doctor about how long you should stay on the medicine. Antireflux measures help also. Good luck. ...Read more