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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

Which is better for acid reflux - Prevacid or Prilosec?

I have been told I have a hiatus hernia and have been experiencing pain in my back and my chest.

Posted 15 Feb 2010 9 answers

Can Sucralfate/Prilosec and Sucralfate/Nexium be taken at the same time?

In the morning, I have to take Levothyroxine as soon as I get up per Endocrinologist.Then 30 minutes later, I have been taking Nexium/Sucralfate. The GE dr. did not specify timing and it's ...

Posted 19 Mar 2013 3 answers

Prilosec OTC - I was given prescription for Prilosec and have taken it daily for a year?

Now my insurance won't pay because it's available OTC. The OTC says to take for only 14 days and is 20.6 mg so is obviously not the same thing. Anybody heard anything about taking the OTC ...

Posted 6 days ago 0 answers

Omeprazole - I have a stomach ulcer from NSAIDs and I took 20mg of Prilosec for 1 month and when I?

... went off symptoms came back, so doctor put me in 40 mg for another month. My question is this medicine makes me so constipated, what should I do? I am scared of upsetting the ulcer because I want ...

Posted 12 Apr 2015 2 answers

Birth Control Effectiveness Combined with Prilosec?

About a month ago my doctor put me on Prilosec and Zantac for reflux (have since stopped Zantac and am only on Prilosec every morning). Is there any interaction with birth control pills, meaning ...

Posted 19 Apr 2015 1 answer

Can you take celexa 5mg with protonix for heartburn or can I take tums?

I was on prilosec until i found out theres a reaction with celexa but i have gers and need to take antacid daily! What can i take?

Posted 26 Mar 2015 2 answers


Can Prilosec or omeprazole be used for allergies?

my grandmother was taking this medication before for allergies ,, she thought it was or can be takin for a allergy symptoms ,,, the price was too much along with all here other meds ,,, so a family ...

Posted 18 Mar 2015 1 answer

Medication - Is there a difference between Nexium and the generic Omeprazol? do the over the?

... counter drugs like prilosec or zantac do the same thing?

Posted 20 Dec 2013 2 answers

My 14 year old son has been Vomiting has nausea burning in the throat chest. Should he be better?

His Dr. Prescribed prilosec 20mg to take one time daily. He has been on this for a week along with Zantec 150 for 2wks and is still not better. He has one good day and goes right back to the ...

Posted 24 Mar 2015 1 answer

Is it considered Medical Malpractice if a Doctor stops all of your medications abruptly ?

I have been on Norco, Temazepam, Lyrica, flexeril, prilosec and doqulace for about two years. My medications were cancelled by Workers Comp. and the Doctor did not taper down and then off any of them ...

Posted 6 Mar 2015 2 answers

Prilosec - I take klonopin, .75 mg in 3 separate doses. (Eg. .25 3x daily) I noticed omeprazole?

... interacts with this I take a low dose and it's spread out. What should I look for as far as interactions? My doc and pharmacist know the meds I'm on. Just a little leary about taking it

Posted 25 Feb 2015 2 answers

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