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Dr. Mujjahid Abbas
255 doctors shared insights

Prevacid (Definition)

Prevacid is a proton pump inhibitor which is a kind of ...Read more


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If you had to choose between 1 prevacid or 2-4 Zantac (ranitidine) to manage GERD (morning nausea and nausea between meals) for life which would you choose?

If you had to choose between 1 prevacid or 2-4 Zantac (ranitidine) to manage GERD (morning nausea and nausea between meals) for life which would you choose?

GERD: Neither is good for life, chronic acid suppression, especially by ppis like prevacid, (lansoprazole) can create more problems down the line in the stomach. You should consider dietary changes, losing weight and other ways to control your gerd rather than depending on medications at your young age. ...Read more

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Can I take Prevacid and Protonix (pantoprazole) together?

Can I take Prevacid and Protonix (pantoprazole) together?

Together : There is no reason to take both together. They serve the same purpose. Choose one and stay with it. ...Read more

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Can you take prevacid and relafen (nabumetone) at the same time?

Can you take prevacid and relafen (nabumetone) at the same time?

Yes: You need to be monitored for the side effects of Relafen and other nsaids. Prevacid can help decrease the risk of GI bleeding. It is a proton pump inhibitor. Vimovo (esomeprazole and naproxen) even has a proton pump inhibitor in the same pill with the Naproxen and decrease gastric ulcers. The proton pump inhibitors increase the protection from the NSAID induced GI ulcerations and bleeding. ...Read more

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What is the difference between Prevacid and Nexium (esomeprazole)?

What is the difference between Prevacid and Nexium (esomeprazole)?

Not much. : They are both proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). It just depends which works best for you, trial and error, see which one suits you best. ...Read more

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Is prevacid (lansoprazole) ok to take for extended period of time?

Is prevacid (lansoprazole) ok to take for extended period of time?

Chronic PPI use: There are concerns that taking a proton pump inhibitor such as prevacid (lansoprazole) for very long periods of time may increase the risk of bone fractures If you have chronic dyspepsia, you should consider evaluation by a gastroenterologist to determine if there is an underlying cause such as H Pylori infection. ...Read more

Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Lansoprazole (Definition)

Proton pump inhibitor that decreases acid ...Read more


Dr. Stephen Noga
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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having ...Read more