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(Gastrooesophageal reflux disease)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Zantac 17,133 Nexium 17,050 Prilosec 16,766
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Lansoprazole
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Prilosec
Other name: Prevacid (Prevacid)
Other name: Omeprazole (Omeprazole)
3.0
3.5
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Pain
GERD
Reflux
Heartburn
Ulcers
Stomach Pain
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Stomach Problems
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GERD
Reflux
Heartburn
Ulcers
Stomach Pain
Burp
Gastritis
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
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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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Depression
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Allergies
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Dizzy
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Insomnia
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Lump In My Throat
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Weakness
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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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About Prilosec
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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got started on lansoprazole about a week ago after Prilosec...
" Those that give Prevacid/lansoprazole My daughter just got started on lansoprazole about a week ago after Prilosec didn't work as effectively as the doctor hoped, it helped but not completely.... "

(lansoprazole) which worked great for me. Quote:...
" ...inflammation my stomach lining. I was prescribed on PRILOSEC (Omeprazole), but it didn't help ...doctor prescribed me on PREVACID (lansoprazole) which worked great for me. Quote: However,... "

non-existent. I cannot take Prilosec because I get really,...
" ...thing! My Dad took Lansoprazole (which I think is ...appetite was non-existent. I cannot take Prilosec because I get really, really ...nasty ones is feeling bloated and nauseo... "

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(lansoprazole) and it works better for me than Omeprazole...
" ...out - I take generic Prevacid OTC (lansoprazole) and it works better for me than Omeprazole (Prilosec). If you do get some chest pain type feelings, try taking some simethacone chewable tablets... "

take prilosec in the pill form I get insomnia, and so does...
" ...different expierience with Parker with lansoprazole and omeprazole. And funny you ...like Carson, when I take prilosec in the pill form I get insomnia, and so does Parker... "

and so she prescribed Lansoprazole Oral Disintegrating Tabs...
" ...an Omperazole suspension (generic Prilosec). It worked off and on. ...drug and so she prescribed Lansoprazole Oral Disintegrating Tabs (generic ...it too and Prevacid also worked for her. S... "

his refill was supposed to be for Prilosec, that is what he...
" Prilosec is Omeprazole and Prevacid is Lansoprazole. They are not the same ...If his refill was supposed to be for Prilosec, that is what he should... "

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I have been taking OTC Prilosec forever. I'm going to go...
" ...the pirfenidone trial, not sure if I'm on the medication or not. I have been taking OTC Prilosec forever. I'm ...since Prilosec contains omeperazole and Prevacid contains lansoprazole. Here's... "

a generic of Prevacid, Lansoprazole, which did not work as...
" ...pay for Nexium. I was first put on a generic of Prevacid, Lansoprazole, which did not work as well, and now I am on the generic of Prilosec, Omesoprazole. It has not been working as well either... "

said that some people do well with Prilosec and some do well...
" ...same med as prilosec here in the ...or higher. He also said that some people do well with Prilosec and some do well with prevacid (lansoprazole). I think they ...US the prevacid cause the s... "

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