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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 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 ?

Is it OK to take Prilosec long term?

Posted 13 Jan 2005 by Specman 5 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.

Zantac 150 seems to make heartburn worse?

Posted 2 days 9 hours ago by ladymadcat1951 0 answers

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 ...

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

Posted 27 Oct 2017 by avrion 1 answer

... 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

Are my meds causing nausea?

Posted 28 Oct 2017 by jarisgap 3 answers

Got some stomach pains this week. ER said nothing serious was wrong so they put me on Ondansetron & Prilosec for the nausea. Then got put on Prozac for the anxiety. But today and yesterday, I’ve gotten really bad nausea and loss of apetite and some dizziness. It’s even hard to type ...

Can I take Prilosec on a low iodine diet?

Posted 10 Nov 2017 by Hyperthyroid girl 0 answers

Is there any meaning to Pri with the medication Prilosec?

Posted 17 Oct 2017 by Jaslynnabila21 1 answer

In early 90s they added pri to the medication losec because the pharmacist would get losec and lasix mixed up so they added pri to losec. Just wondering if there is any meaning to pri.

Has anyone found Zantac to help with their acid reflux?

Posted 31 Aug 2017 by sara12345 2 answers

Or have you found relief from that taking Zantac in combination with acid reflux medications like Prilosec or Protonix? E.g. Zantac one day and the acid reflux medication the next day. I most need the acid reflux medication for a severe cough that I get when I haven't taken it. Thanks for any ...

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