This person is taking famotidine 20mg plus omerprazole 20mg is it not applied for the same thing, heartburn or acid reflux
22 Aug 2011
Yes, you are right. They are both used to treat the same problem but they work in slightly different ways.
Studies have shown that taking famotidine at night may help night time gastric reflux better than taking just omeprazole.
Taking the two together may be more effective in patients with severe reflux.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have been diagnosed of GERD. I get a lot of acid reflux and if feels there is a burp which is stuck inside and if i try harder to burp, i may ...
1 answer • 26 Aug 2009
I take omeprazole for acid reflux. I have been taking it before going to sleep. Should I be taking this 1 hr before a meal?
2 answers • 28 Mar 2010
IvE been prescribed 20mg omeprazole once a day for 4 weeks only . I went to my dr as just recently ive suffered with heartburn twice id neever had it ...
0 answers • 8 Apr 2013
0 answers • 22 Nov 2013