Famotidine vs Omeprazole for Heartburn

Famotidine
Omeprazole
Other name: Pepcid Pepcid
Other name: Prilosec Prilosec
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Heartburn
2.1
Concern level
2.1
Helpfulness
for Heartburn
1.3
Concern level
2.1
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GERD
Heartburn
Reflux
Peptic Ulcer
Indigestion
Burps
Stomach Ulcers
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Taken for:
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Reflux
GERD
Heartburn
Ulcers
Gastritis
Indigestion
Stomach Ulcers
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Famotidine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits gastric acid production, and it is commonly used in the treatment of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD/GORD). It is co...
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Omeprazole is in a class of drugs known as proton pump inhibitors that decrease stomach acid. Known as Prilosec in its over-the-counter form, omeprazole is prescribed for acid refl...
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Top Concerns
Fam
Anxiety
7
Dizziness
6
Headaches
6
Burning
6
Depression
5
Weight Gain
4
Chest Pain
4
Rash
4
Insomnia
3
Drowsiness
3
Top Concerns
Ome
Weight Gain
8
Burning
8
Allergy
7
Depression
5
Insomnia
4
Dizziness
4
Sickness
4
Diabetes
3
Arthritis
2
Exhaustion
2
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Dizziness
Fam
Ome
6
4
Headaches
Fam
Ome
6
0
Burning
Fam
Ome
6
8
Depression
Fam
Ome
5
5
Weight Gain
Fam
Ome
4
8
Chest Pain
Fam
Ome
4
0
Rash
Fam
Ome
4
0
Insomnia
Fam
Ome
3
4
Drowsiness
Fam
Ome
3
0
Weight Gain
Ome
Fam
8
4
Burning
Ome
Fam
8
6
Allergy
Ome
Fam
7
0
Depression
Ome
Fam
5
5
Insomnia
Ome
Fam
4
3
Dizziness
Ome
Fam
4
6
Sickness
Ome
Fam
4
0
Diabetes
Ome
Fam
3
0
Arthritis
Ome
Fam
2
0
Exhaustion
Ome
Fam
2
0
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About Famotidine
Famotidine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits gastric acid production, and it is commonly used in the treatment of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD/GORD). It is co...
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Famotidine
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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