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Helicobacter Pylori Infection -how long should it take for Helicobacter Pylori Recovery?

I was diagnosed in April and treated with amoxicillin, clarithromycin and omeprazole for 7 days. 2 weeks after the treatment was over I had a stool antigen test to confirm eradication. It came back ...

Posted 15 May 2012 13 answers

What is the difference between Zantac and Omeprazole for GERD?

I took Omeprazole (generic for Prilosec) for 12 years when I found that I was having some horrible side affects such as Urinary Tract Infections, Sinus Infections, bone pain, shortness of breath, ...

Posted 23 Jan 2013 5 answers

Omeprazole - should I be taking zantac and prilosec both daily ?

I was prescribed zantac 150 mg twice daily , then was prescribed prilosec Dr 20mg once daily. I was never told to stop the first medication. Should I be taking both ?

Posted 1 Jan 2013 1 answer

Can Omeprazole over the counter capsules cause high blood pressure?

I've never had high blood pressure in my life. I'm 48 years old. Today, I had my blood pressure checked and it's dangerously high. I just started taking Omeprazole over the counter ...

Posted 4 Jan 2012 19 answers

How long before I feel relief while taking omeprazole?

After taking my first omeprazole, then eating breakfast, I experienced the same painful heartburn and sore stomach area. Does it take a while to work? If so, how long?

Posted 8 Nov 2011 3 answers

How long does omeprazole take to work?

Ive got a 13 year old who was given this medication by a consultant. He has been suffering with really bad wind for 5 weeks and nightly stomach cramps. He has been taking one a day for 5 days with no ...

Posted 10 Feb 2013 2 answers

If I slowly stop taking omeprazole, will I feel any side effects such as stomach cramps, leg cramps?

... constipation or diarrea? I am unable to get a prescription refill and am slowly trying to stop taking it

Posted 26 Aug 2012 4 answers

I just started to take omeprazole as prescribed by my doctor. How long does it take to feel relief?

I have only been on it for 2 days but still have burning in the stomach.

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

GERD - I took 40 mg of Nexium this am but am feeling the reflux in my chest and back. It has not?

... been 24 hours. Previously was taking Omeprazole twice daily (20mg). I am frustrated and worry that I will end up with esophageal cancer! Does anyone else take more than 40 mg of Nexium/day? I am ...

Posted 28 Mar 2014 2 answers

I would like to know why the omeprazole by your company has been replaced with another brand?

this other brand doesn't work as good as your brand the the blue and green one, i don't like the other, it doesn't work. i have been taking your medicine for 13 years, please how can i ...

Posted 18 Mar 2014 3 answers

I take 20 mg Omeprazole 2x daily. Occasionally still have burning in chest/back area?

I hate to up the dose. Will occasional breakthrough give me Barrett's Esophagus? I'm 62 and don't understand why am/pm pill doesn't cover it all!

Posted 25 Mar 2014 1 answer

Can I take gabapentin with omeprazole?

Gabapentin guidelines advise against taking with antacids. Not clear whether omeprazole is in that category.

Posted 14 Mar 2014 1 answer

Does omeprazole and nexium 40mg have the same ingredients. Nexium seems to work much better?

Have been on omeprazole for 1 1/2 months after being on nexium for a couple years and the feeling of a lump in my throat is back and I suffer from much gas. Can't afford nexium anymore due to ...

Posted 11 Feb 2014 2 answers

Can a patient take Famotidine and omeprazole for reflux and heartburn or is it too much?

This person is taking famotidine 20mg plus omerprazole 20mg is it not applied for the same thing, heartburn or acid reflux

Posted 22 Aug 2011 2 answers

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