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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 17,137 Nexium 17,052 Prilosec 16,776
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Omeprazole
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Other name: Prilosec (Prilosec)
Other name: Protonix (Protonix)
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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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Pantoprazole (sold under various brand names including Somac, Pantoloc, Protium, Pantecta, Protonix, and Pantoheal) is a proton pump inhibitor drug that inhibits gastric acid secretion...
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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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Pantoprazole (sold under various brand names including Somac, Pantoloc, Protium, Pantecta, Protonix, and Pantoheal) is a proton pump inhibitor drug that inhibits gastric acid secretion...
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diagnosis, I had been on omeprazole for 9 years, but just...
" ...diagnosis, I had been on omeprazole for 9 years, ...for EC was switched to pantoprazole because of recurring ...resistant to omeprazole. Pantoprazole works better for me for heartburn than... "

eyes I had to switch to Omeprazole when I changed insurance...
" Omeprazole Eczema, stress, skin rash, pantoprazole, ...when I changed insurance companies (I was on pantoprazole with no issues). I now find myself suffering with skin rash, serious dry skin and... "

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and to was on 20mg 2xdaily omeprazole, it was then changed...
" ...to this, and to was on 20mg 2xdaily omeprazole, it was then changed to pantoprazole 40mg 2xdaily and since then *she says whilst touching wood* i have had no problems, maybe a chat with... "

company wouldn't pay for my tier 1 drug. This doen't work...
" ...I was taking omeprazole, but my doc ...why I'm on omeprazole...because the insurance company wouldn't pay for my tier 1 drug. This doen't work as well but ...has come out (Pantoprazole) $ 4.0... "

ulcers and acid reflux for many years. Omeprazole helped...
" My ds has suffered from stomach ulcers and acid reflux for many years. Omeprazole helped for a while and ...to Protonix (generic Pantoprazole) was the trick. It's a prescription... "

generic Omeprazole 40MG and it didn't work that often, then...
" ...I was taking Nexium 40mg and it worked great, then they switched me to the generic Omeprazole 40MG and it didn't work that often, then very recently I was switched to Pantoprazole 40mg. Though, I... "

Omeprezole yet, but I had great luck with Pantoprazole...
" Haven't taken Omeprezole yet, but I had great luck with Pantoprazole for four years then sadly it wore off. Since then doctors have tried Esomeprazole and now Rabeprazole but seems as if my... "

You can also use Omeprazole 20mg or Pantoprazole 20mg,...
" ...also occur in few patients. You can also use Omeprazole 20mg or Pantoprazole 20mg, these are more effective than Ranitidine, but also keep in mind they... "

Omeprazole and it wasn't as effective as the Prislosec....
" ...should note I tried generic Omeprazole and it wasn't as effective as the Prislosec. I could ...over to Pantoprazole (prescription). The headaches are gone and this seems to be working. I would... "

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an alternative to Omeprazole that I find works much better...
" ...taking an alternative to Omeprazole that I find works much better. Pantaprazole. ...taking Omeprazole for 3 months with no effect (at all, no side effects, nothing) and was switched to Pantapraz... "

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