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Basic Care Omeprazole by L. Perrigo Company

Medically reviewed on Mar 13, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, delayed release
Ingredients: OMEPRAZOLE 20mg
Labeler: L. Perrigo Company
NDC Code: 0113-7915

Amazon Omeprazole Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Omeprazole 20 mg

Purpose

Acid reducer

Use
treats frequent heartburn (occurs 2 or more days a week)
not intended for immediate relief of heartburn; this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect

Warnings

Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to omeprazole

Do not use if you have:
trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools
heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
frequent chest pain

These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.

Ask a doctor before use if you have:
had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
stomach pain

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking:
warfarin, clopidogrel or cilostazol (blood-thinning medicines)
prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
diazepam (anxiety medicine)
digoxin (heart medicine)
tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines)
prescription antiretrovirals (medicines for HIV infection)
methotrexate (arthritis medicine)

Stop use and ask a doctor if:
your heartburn continues or worsens
you need to take this product for more than 14 days
you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
you get diarrhea
you develop a rash or joint pain

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).

Directions
for adults 18 years of age and older
this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days
it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect; some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours
 
14-Day Course of Treatment
swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water before eating in the morning
take every day for 14 days
do not take more than 1 tablet a day
do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor
swallow whole. Do not chew or crush tablets
 
Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed)
you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

Other information
read the directions and warnings before use
keep the carton. It contains important information.
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) and protect from moisture

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, ferric oxide red, ferric oxide yellow, hypromellose, hypromellose acetate succinate, lactose monohydrate, monoethanolamine, propylene glycol, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium starch glycolate, sodium stearate, sodium stearyl fumarate, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

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Acid Reducer

Compare to Prilosec OTC®

FDA Approved

omeprazole

delayed release tablets 20 mg

acid reducer

Treats Frequent Heartburn!

Occurring 2 or More Days a Week

actual size

1 bottle inside

14 TABLETS

one 14-day course of treatment

BASIC CARE OMEPRAZOLE 
omeprazole tablet, delayed release
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0113-7915
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
OMEPRAZOLE (OMEPRAZOLE) OMEPRAZOLE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARNAUBA WAX 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW 
HYPROMELLOSES 
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SODIUM STEARATE 
SODIUM STEARYL FUMARATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
MONOETHANOLAMINE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWNScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize12mm
FlavorImprint Code20
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0113-7915-553 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
114 TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0113-7915-011 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
214 TABLET, DELAYED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02203208/08/2017
Labeler - L. Perrigo Company (006013346)

 
L. Perrigo Company

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