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Prilosec OTC Tablets, 20.6mg
  • Description

    With one Prilosec OTC pill a day, you can block frequent heartburn symptoms before they strike for a full 24 hours of heartburn relief. That way you can power on with your day – and rest at night – without concern that your frequent heartburn will flare up. That's because Prilosec OTC fights heartburn day and night by shutting down many of the acid pumps in your stomach. It's the all-day, all-night heartburn protection you need. (from Prilosec)
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    Drug Facts
    Omeprazole magnesium delayed-release tablet20.6mgAcid reducerActive ingredient (in each tablet)0nullPurpose
    Use 2 or more days a week)
     treats frequent heartburn (occurs

     not intended for immediate relief of heartburn; this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect
    Warnings Do not use if you are allergic to orneprazoleStop use and ask a doctor ifIf pregnant or breast-feeding,
     you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
    lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
     nausea or vomiting

     had heartburn over 3 months.
    takingAsk a doctor before use if you have
    This may be a sign of a more serious condition.

     heartburn with

     chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness


     frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn

     unexplained weight loss

    Keep out of reach of children.

     prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines

     digoxin (heart medicine)

     your heartburn continues or worsens

     you need to take this product for more than 14 days

    ask a health professional before use.Do not use if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools.
     stomach pain
    Ask adoctor or pharmacist before use if you are
    Allergy alert:

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

     you get diarrhea
    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.chest pain

     warfarin, clopidogrel or cilostazol (blood-thinning medicines)

     diazepam (anxiety medicine)

     tacrolimus (immune system medicine)

     prescription antiretrovirals (medicines for HIV infection)

     it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect; some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours

    Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed)

     for adults 18 years of age and older

     children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor. Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.

     this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days

     swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water before eating in the morning

     do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor

     do not take more than 1 tablet a day

    do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor

     swallow whole. Do not chew or crush tablets.

     take every day for 14 days

    14-Day Course of treatment

     you may repeat a14-day course every 4 months
    Other information store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) and protect from moisture
     read the directions and warnings before use

     keep the carton. It contains important information.
    Inactive ingredients
    glyceryl monostearate, hydroxpropyl cellulose, hypromellose, iron oxide, magneisum stearate, methacrylic acid copolymer, microcrystalline cellulose, paraffin, polyethylene glycol 6000, polysorbate 80, polyvinylpyrrolidone, sodium stearyl fumarate, starch, sucrose, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

Prilosec OTC Tablets, 20.6mg