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Heart Burn / Indigestion Overview

Heartburn, also known as pyrosis,[1] cardialgia, or acid indigestion[2] is a burning sensation[3] in the chest, just behind the breastbone or in the epigastrium, the upper central abdomen.[4] The pain often rises in the chest and may radiate to the neck, throat, or angle of the jaw. Heartburn is usually associated with regurgitation of gastric acid (gastric reflux) which is the major symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).[5] It may also be a symptom of ischemic heart disease, thou...

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what purpose is veloz 20 used
i just wanted to know that doctor has prescribed veloz 20 to my husband.i wanted to know that veloz 20 is used for what purpose? ## Veloz contains the active ingredient Rabeprazole, it is a proton pump inhibitor used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat conditions such as ulcers, heartburn and GERD. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and flatulence. Read more: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## when to take veloz 20,before or after meal ? ## Take Before meals. ## Can I take Rabipil-20 in place of Veloz-20 ## What is Erinac D for?? Please rply asap..y it is tkn? ## for how many days we should we drink Veloz 20 ## My friend took vezol 4 tablets at a tym.. Is der any risk?? What is the solution?? Please reply fast
Updated 5 minutes ago in Rabeprazole.
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Taking Esomac 40 and Pylokit together?
Two days ago I was prescribed Esomac 40 for one month and Pylokit for 10 days. Should I take them both, or finish the Pylokit and then start taking Esomac? Thanks
Updated 2 hours ago in Esomeprazole.
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Rablet 20
I met an accident,, I have got scratches over my elbow and got stitches on my knee,,,, doctor prescribed me "RABLET 20mg" medicine. How this medicine will effect my wounds...... What are the ## Are you sure he gave it to you to treat your injuries? If so, then that actually makes little sense. Rablet contains the active ingredient Rabeprazole, which is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat or prevent conditions like heartburn, GERD, gastritis and ulcers. Its side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. Learn more: ## Thank you Verwon.............. Ya I am sure he gave me Rablet 20 mg....... I was also hurt on my stomach...... perhaps for that reason he may have given me this medicine #...
Updated 1 day ago in Rabeprazole.
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White round pill with A622
Big round pill imprint on one side that says A622 and it's white ## Hello, Leann! How are you? From what I can find this is listed as being a calcium carbonate tablet, though I've not been able to find anything stating the exact dosage, but it is a generic or store brand for Tums, the white ones are usually the mint flavored. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness and dry mouth. Does anyone know the dosage?
Updated 1 day ago in Calcium Carbonate.
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ku 118 ARE THE PILLS STILL GOOD
THIS PILL HAS BEEN IN MY MED CABENT FOR LIKE 2 YEARS IS THERE A EXP TIME OR ARE THEY OK TO USE ## Hello, Joe! How are you> These contain 20mgs of Omeprazole, with is a proton pump inhibitor that's used to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat or prevent conditions such as heartburn, GERD, ulcers and gastritis. That said, if it the bottle was opened 2 years, like an over the counter bottle or in a bottle that was dispensed by your pharmacy, then they expired one year from that time. They don't get dangerous, when expired, but they do begin to lose efficacy and it would be best to dispose of them and pick up a new supply. However, if they were still sealed in the original factory container, then are usually good for 3 to 4 years. Is there anything else I c...
Updated 1 day ago in Omeprazole.
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activated charcoal tablets
what is it used for and how safe is it. and what other medicine you should not use with it. ## It is supposedly a very safe medicine to take. Activated charcoal is a traditional remedy for treating excess stomach and intestinal gas. It works by attracting excess gas in the stomach and bowels, which binds to the surface of the charcoal powder. This relieves the discomfort caused by excess gas (flatulence), wind, indigestion and heartburn. The charcoal is not absorbed from the gut. Activated charcoal is also used in hospital emergency departments to treat poisoning. However, when used in this way, activated charcoal is given in much larger doses than those contained in this preparation. You should never attempt to treat poisoning yourself with this preparation. Cases of poisoning should a...
Updated 1 day ago in Charcoal.
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Green Oval Pill for Heartburn
Years ago my doctor gave me a big oval green pill for heartburn. I took it for several months and eventually the heartburn went away and i didn't have it for years. Its come back and i would very much like to find that pill again. Unfortunately, i don't know the name or any numbers on it. Just that it was green, oval and a big tablet. ## Hello, BJ! How are you? I'm sorry, that's not much to go on, so I'm not certain what it might have been. However, there are many good remedies available now, even over the counter to treat such issues. You can find both Pepcid and Zantac over the counter in name brand and generics. Some others available over the counter that also have generics out are Prevacid and Nexium. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and f...
Updated 2 days ago in Pepcid.
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Need a small acid inhibiter pill
Need a small proton inhibiter pill for son who has Asbergers and Crohns and has to take Sulphasalazine so gets acid reflux
Updated 2 days ago.
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Veloz D Tablet Use
my doctor is suggested veloz d tablets. but i don't know that this cause. this is long time i favour gas acitic of stomach. please details of this tablets and how many time i use it? ## Respected doctor, what is the function of veloz d capsule . have any side effect of the above capsule. for what purpose this this one used. thanking you. ## Veloz-D contains the active ingredients Rabeprazole and Domperidone, it is used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat conditions such as heartburn, ulcers, GERD and gastritis. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. As to how long you should take, you should follow your doctor's instructions. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Respected Doctor, My mother is 45 years old...
Updated 15 days ago in Rabeprazole.
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effect of levosulpiride rabeprazole
i have prescribed by doctors to take this medicine for 15 days i think my stomach is produce acid in large form it is my assumpton
Updated 23 days ago in Rabeprazole.
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