What is the difference? I have been on Aciphex for years. Take one hour before any other medications or eating in the morning. Absolutely no problems. Insurance company now wanted to change so have been given Generic Omerazole DR 40 mg. Take the same way, but have noticed shaking, nauesa, headaches. Can this be taken with food? What about other medications?
2 Apr 2010
Omeprazole, like Aciphex, decreases the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Omeprazole is usually taken before eating so you can take it in the same way as you took Aciphex.
If the nausea, shaking etc continue you should see your doctor again. There are other medications that you can try.
See: http://www.drugs.com/condition/gastroesophageal-reflux-disease.html - click on drug name for more information.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I am on a fixed income (SS disablilty) Aciphex is the ONLY acid reflux medicine that controls my heartburn I have checked my self in to the hospital ...
1 answer • 17 Jul 2010
My Insurancee Co. does not pay for Aciphex at an affordable Price. Where else can I buy it? I am a Sr. and Have Plan D Coverage with Blue Cross.
1 answer • 9 Jun 2011
I've been on 40 mg. of Aciphex for 4 years and have started to experience muscle weakness and fatigue. I went off of Aciphex for two days and ...
1 answer • 27 Feb 2012
I have taken Aciphex for years with no problem. Now my insurance will only pay for the new generic. I am nauseated in the morning and even more so at ...
1 answer • 7 Dec 2013