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(Reflux oesophagitis)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Zantac 46,604 Gaviscon 30,817 Prevacid 24,052
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Prevacid
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Prilosec
Other name: Lansoprazole (Lansoprazole)
Other name: Omeprazole (Omeprazole)
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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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Top Concerns
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Weight Gain
9
Allergies
9
Burning
4
Insomnia
3
Not Sleeping
2
Depression
2
Exhausted
2
Rash
1
Weakness
1
Dizzy
1
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Burning
6
Allergies
6
Weight Gain
5
Depression
3
Insomnia
3
Dizzy
2
Weakness
2
Diabetes
2
Lump In My Throat
2
Arthritis
1
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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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the difference. While the meds are similar they do not work...
" ...(Prilosec) which worked for awhile but my doc switched to me Prevacid and it has made all the difference. While the meds are similar they do not work... "

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She immediately switched her from Prevacid to Prilosec...
" ...5 weeks. She immediately switched her from Prevacid to Prilosec and said it works better. Also-make rue... "

me. I take 2 prevacid in the morning and it keeps my acid...
" My surgeon had me switch to Prevacid as the Prilosec wasnt working for me. I take 2 prevacid in the morning and it keeps my acid reflux under control completely. He also told... "

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never had much luck with Previcid. Back when it & Prilosec...
" ...when it & Prilosec were prescription only, I had to go to Previcid due to an insurance change & it was only effective maybe 80% of the time. Prilosec & the generic... "

was fine. Prevacid is usually the wonder drug for babies...
" We used prevacid on our daughter after prilosec did nothing. That seemed to work for her pain, but spit up actually ...and she was fine. Prevacid is usually the wonder drug for bab... "

for him personally Prevacid doesn't help but Prilosec does....
" Have you tried Prilosec? I thought that Prevacid Solutabs were helping Brayden...but it wasn't helping much. We switched him to Prilosec and it was a ...him personally Prevacid doesn't help ... "

I think the Prevacid worked maybe a tiny bit better, but...
" ...Prevacid but due to cost switched to Prilosec. Prilosec works for me when the ...did not. I think the Prevacid worked maybe a tiny bit better, but at ...90 days of Prevacid. For t... "

helped my chest pain. Prevacid OTC worked good but prilosec...
" ...prilosec never helped my chest pain. Prevacid OTC worked good but prilosec... "

after my surgery. I tried Prilosec at first which works for...
" ...PPI after my surgery. I tried Prilosec at first which works for a ...enough for me. I went to Prevacid and it seems to be working now. D... "

went to prevacid and kept upping that until now we are on a...
" ...over and over until you find something that works we started on zantac and then went to prevacid and kept upping that until now we are on a really high dose of prilosec. But it works so thats all... "

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