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Posted 23 Jan 2013 by AquariusAnneCA • 6 answers
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, nausea in the morning, etc. I slowly stopped taking the above and am now on Zantac #150 each morning an ...
Posted 15 May 2012 by sms08h • 46 answers
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 negative. It has been over a month since the treatment ended and everyone says I should be feeling ...
Posted 11 Feb 2014 by zoot • 6 answers
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 50% co-pay & mandatory 3 month renewals from mail order drug.With nexium I was symptom free almost ...
Posted 8 Nov 2011 by Jansea • 3 answers
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 1 Jan 2013 by kimisclassy • 1 answer
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 19 Apr 2013 by ltruisi • 1 answer
Posted 22 Aug 2011 by YCHUCHIES • 3 answers
This person is taking famotidine 20mg plus omerprazole 20mg is it not applied for the same thing, heartburn or acid reflux
Posted 27 Sep 2011 by kaz1999 • 5 answers
when is the best time to take omeprazole 20 mg, i have acid in my stomach due to a medical condition i have for life Chilaiditi syndrome, and i have read that its best before food, but need to take 5am in the morning when i get up ( go to the loo) otherwise i vomit, i have to take two per day at ...
Posted 4 Jan 2012 by Daera • 19 answers
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 capsules about a week ago. It's working well for my terrible heart burn, but I'll stop taking ...
If I slowly stop taking omeprazole, will I feel any side effects such as stomach cramps, leg cramps?
Posted 26 Aug 2012 by bilbetmo • 4 answers
... constipation or diarrea? I am unable to get a prescription refill and am slowly trying to stop taking it
Posted 16 Dec 2012 by lydiamaldonado • 4 answers
IS IT go through the kidney? I have high the caratinine, that is a hormone of the kidney, which is measure to verify if the kidney is working right.
Posted 10 Feb 2013 by trials01 • 2 answers
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 change. He has been told to take it for 6 weeks. How long should i give if they are not working??? ...
Whenever doctors prescribe myospaz for spasms etc. why do they invariably also prescribe omeprazole?
Posted 5 Nov 2014 by aksingh • 1 answer
have noticed that whenever doctor prescribe myospaz (chlorzoxazone), he also prescribes omeprazole or another similar drug esomeprazole. ? the latter two are for different conditions like acid reflux etc.
Posted 14 Aug 2013 by dwittmier • 1 answer
For people who can't swallow pills due to neuromuscular conditions?
Posted 27 Jul 2012 by AquariusAnneCA • 3 answers
I have taken omeprazole for a lengthy period of time. What problems have you had, if you had any? Did you experience really bad heartburn? What did you do for the heartburn? I am having a terrible time trying to wean away from this medication. Thanks so much, AquariusAnne
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