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What is the difference between Zantac and Omeprazole for GERD?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 by AquariusAnneCA 7 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 ...

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

Posted 1 Jan 2013 by kimisclassy 3 answers

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 ?

Is it OK to take Prilosec long term?

Posted 13 Jan 2005 by Specman 6 answers

Hi all This is my first post, so I hope I do it right. My question is can I use Prilosec OTC for longer than the 14 days the package says. Last summer I developed a condition where I have indigestion after I eat. Prilosec seemed to take care of it. In November I quit taking it and the syptoms ...

Does Prilosec cause joint, bone and/or muscle pain?

Posted 11 Aug 2012 by Miss Maam 14 answers

Which is better for acid reflux - Prevacid or Prilosec?

Posted 15 Feb 2010 by fpassero 9 answers

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

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

Posted 19 Mar 2013 by DeDe2 3 answers

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 difficult to get an answer.Then later, I eat breakfast and take Etodolac. This takes a lot of morning ...

Omeprazole - How long before prilosec is out of my system?

Posted 17 Jun 2016 by Carolyngardner 1 answer

I took prilosec for 6 weeks. At first it help with my acid reflex but then i start feeling chest palpations and my chest would like someone was stabbing me. So I quit taken and I am still dealing with the palpations and pain . How does it take before it out of my system.

GERD - Timetable for taking Sucralfate (carafate) and omeprazole (Prilosec). Currently I'm taking...

Posted 27 Oct 2017 by avrion 2 answers

... the meds like this. Take omeprazole, wait one hour, take carafate, wait one hour and then food. I was wondering if there is a better, more compact (time-wise) way to take it and be effective? Lots of conflicting info on how to take those 2 medicines online

When u take prilosec 2 times a day when is a good time to eat?

Posted 18 Jul 2012 by ceonn morris 2 answers

i take 2 in morng and 2 at night and at night sometimes have to take a acid reducer as well, does anyone no what can be done to reduce night time acid after takimg the prilosec without having to take an acid reducer as well

I have Barrett's esophagus & was put on Prilosec 2 months ago. Right elbow pain is unbearable.

Posted 24 Jun 2018 by Howells2 1 answer

Is this normal and do you have any suggestions or similar stories?

Sucralfate - Does anyone have suggestions for a sore mouth from GERD?

Posted 2 Jun 2018 by Sambucaswagon 0 answers

I rarely have heartburn from acid reflux. My mouth and tounge get irritated from burning all the time. Sometimes, I burp from taking my medications or just drinking some water. I'm taking Prilosec and Carafate twice a day. I thought the Carafate was making me nauseous, so I stopped taking it ...

Zantac 150 seems to make heartburn worse?

Posted 12 Dec 2017 by ladymadcat1951 1 answer

I have had some problems with reflux and heartburn off and on for nearly a year. I'm a 66 year old female. I took Prilosec for a few months and was sicker than ever, so I weaned off it. so I have the Zantac 150 which I can take twice a day when needed. I feel crazy, but sometimes it makes my ...

Pepcid vs Prilosec and link to alzheimer’s?

Posted 9 Mar 2018 by Suesdrugs 0 answers

Which is better as far as side effects are concerned?

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