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Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Lansoprazole vs Omeprazole

Lansoprazole
VS.
Omeprazole
Other name: Prevacid (Prevacid)
Other name: Prilosec (Prilosec)
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Pain
GERD
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Heartburn
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Reflux
GERD
Heartburn
Ulcers
Indigestion
Gastritis
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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Omeprazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer (PUD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD/GERD), laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome. Omeprazole is o...
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Burning
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Sickness
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Depression
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Allergies
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Weight Gain
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Dizzy
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Insomnia
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Lump In My Throat
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Diabetes
3
Weakness
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Burning
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Insomnia
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Diabetes
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About Lansoprazole
Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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Lansoprazole
About Omeprazole
Omeprazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer (PUD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD/GERD), laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome. Omeprazole is o...
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and lansoprazole both had unacceptable side effects...
" Interesting comment, Silver. I'm on ranitidine too, as omeprazole and lansoprazole both had unacceptable side effects, even if I only took them occasionally. Meds... "

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have any problems with Omeprazole. I've been using...
" You shouldn't have any problems with Omeprazole. I've been using Lansoprazole for almost five years with no noticable side effects and pick up a box... "

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prescribed Omeprazole (did change to Lansoprazole for a...
" ...and have only ever been prescribed Omeprazole (did change to Lansoprazole for a short time) but my reflux has got worse recently and the Omeprazole doesn't seem to be working anymore.  Has anyone... "

was on Lansoprazole prior to switching to Omeprazole and we...
" Hi Katie, my LO was on Lansoprazole prior to switching to Omeprazole and we didn't have problems with waking at night. We only switched as the paed in A&E prescribed Lansoprazole and when we got... "

better and maybe more expensive, i don't know beca...
" I don't have GERD or that but I do find if I eat like a chocolate biscuit on an empty stomach it's really bad, if I have one after a meal it seems to be a lot better. Ranitidine is the generic... "

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nsoprazole as its stronger. This seems to be working ok bu...
" Hi Simon, I started on Omeprazole medication when I first started with bad heartburn symptoms which worked great.  Then ...doctor changed me to Lansoprazole as its stronger.  This seems to be working ok... "

xperienced the same symptoms as the omeprazole. I have c...
" omeprazole and lansoprazole I have been diagnosed with ...was probably the omeprazole. I have now been put on 30mgs of lansoprazole per day and have experienced the same symptoms as the omeprazole. I... "

before Sharon but it didn't seem as effective for me ....
" ...review my medications so I will certainly mention that the Lansoprazole isn't working . I did try the Omeprazole before Sharon but it didn't seem as effective for me . My current GP would... "

omeprazole, it made me feel very sick so I was switched...
" I took omeprazole, it made me feel very sick so I was switched to lansoprazole which works well... "

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and didnt like it. I am now on 20mg Omeprazole...
" I had lansoprazole and didnt like it. I am now on 20mg Omeprazole which stops my stomach producing acid as I... "

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