What does Prilosec do? - health problems 101
Health Problems & Symptoms
Position:Health Problems 101 > Acid Reflux > Content

What does Prilosec do?

Prilosec is used to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions caused by excess stomach acid! Any Suggestions here?

7 comments

  1. Bessie Reply:

    Even before the stomach pumps start producing acid, Prilosec starts to directly block them. When active pumps are reduced, the stomach can make enough acid Source:http://www.ehow.com/how-does_4926746_prilosec-work.html

  2. Loma Reply:

    Prilosec is used to treat symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions caused by excess stomach acid.

  3. Tambra Reply:

    Prilosec it used to treat ulcers, heartburn and anything along the esophagus. It will reduce the conditions of any kind of acid. If there is and OTC after it, that is for frequent heartburn. Source:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Pharmacy/what_is_prilosec_used_for

  4. Eulah Reply:

    Prilosec is a medication that is used to treat chronic heartburn and acid reflux. The most common side effects that are reported are headaches, diarrhea, and dizziness. To find more information click here: http://gerd.emedtv.com/prilosec/pr… Source:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Pharmacy/what_are_the_side_effects_of_prilosec

  5. Aleisha Reply:

    Prilosec is a medicine that is taken to help prevent heartburn. You do not need a prescription to purchase it. It is sold wherever pharmaceuticals are sold. Source:http://answers.ask.com/Health/Pharmacy/what_is_prilosec

  6. Tiffani Reply:

    My doctor has had me on Prilosec for 4 years now! She told me, I can keep taking for UGI symptoms! Before that I was taking tagamet for 5 years, but stopped working! She wants to put me on Prevacid now! I asked to get the purple pill, but they wont kick that one down! Insurance reasons I guess! Prilosec it is then! One pill a day is all I need!Works for me! hehe

  7. Tatyana Reply:

    What should I watch for while taking omeprazole? It can take several days of therapy with omeprazole before your stomach condition improves. Check with your

Your Answer

Spamer is not welcome,every link should be moderated.

*

*