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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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oblong white pill, split in middle, one side of split has 1 on it, other side of split has 3 on it, other side of pill is blank.
this pill is not quite 3/4" long. My pharmacy substituted it for Gabopentin and when I questioned it they said it was a change of Mfg. I'm leery of it, it is larger than gabopentin and tends to give me indigestion. Please set my mind at ease. Thank you. ## Hello, Sue! How are you? Yes, these are 800mg Gabapentin tablets that are manufactured by Camber Pharmaceuticals. There may be a different inactive ingredient that could be causing your indigestion. Have you tried taking it with food? ## thank you so much, I feel much better.
Updated 6 minutes ago in Gabapentin.
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half white pink with blue spots rectangular tablet
I found HALF of a tablet while I was at work. It's would be the right side of the tablet and one side is pink and reads "time" in fancy lettwring and "57" underneath. The other side is white with blue speckles and reads "NUM" can anyone assist me on figuring out what this is? ## Hi Jessica, How's it going? Based on your description I found a couple close matches I wanted to share with you as potential possibilities. The first tablet I found is an oval shaped white pill with blue specks and has the word "TUMS" on one side; containing 500mgs of calcium carbonate (for treating symptoms of GERD and indigestion). The other tablet I came across is also an oval shaped white pill with blue specks... but has a fancy/cursive "V" on one side and ...
Updated 1 day ago in Tums.
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ganaton od substitute for ganaton in Us
My wife who came to US from abroad is using Ganaton which is not available in the US. Please indicate a substitute. Thanks. ## Hi Adam, Ganaton Od reportedly contains the active ingredient Itopride Hydrochloride (150mgs); which is used for treating symptoms of chronic gastritis. If your wife mentions this to her doctor, he/she will surely be able to suggest and/or prescribe an alternative that should be suitable for her. There are several types of medications that treat similar symptoms, such as an antacid or proton pump inhibitors. But based on my research, treatment of gastritis depends on the specific cause. And this is something her doctor needs to determine in order to prescribe the appropriate treatment option. I hope this helps!
Updated 1 day ago.
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what is q dryl
used in compounding prescription with lido 2% & antacid liq, pre ## Hi Janet, How's it going? Based on my research, "Q-Dryl" reportedly contains the active ingredient Diphenhydramine. This medication is mainly indicated for the temporarily relieve of allergy symptoms (such as sneezing, runny nose, itchy, watery eyes, etc), but has other off-label uses as well. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Diphenhydramine Details I hope this helps answer your question!
Updated 2 days ago in Diphenhydramine.
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lilly 3250 80 mg brown white
I am wondering if this capsule brown white, Lilly 3250 80mg mg if this is a prilosec? ## Hello, Pete! How are you? No, this is an 80mg Strattera capsule, which contains the active ingredient Atomoxetine. It is most commonly used to treat ADHD. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, insomnia and anorexia. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 5 days ago in Prilosec.
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omeprazole and domperidone for backpain
this capsule is giben for backpain alongwith SAMONECPLUS n TIZAN 2. i just want to know is this prescription of subject item is the right prescrption? ## @pradeep, Just to confirm, Omeprazole is used to treat heartburn, and Domperidone is an antiemetic drug, that is typically used to treat symptoms of motion sickness (such as nausea and vomiting). So based on these indications I don't see how either of those options would be beneficial for back pain? The other two medications however, are meant to be used for pain relief (assuming you meant to say Tizanidine, which is a muscle relaxant). Samonec plus contains a combination of two non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs Aceclofenac + Paracetamol. You can also learn more about each of these drugs on the pages for Aceclofenac Details, Pa...
Updated 5 days ago in Omeprazole.
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SHELCAL-500
SHELCAL-500 - Calcium with Vitamin D Tablet (500 mg). Each Film Coated Tablet contains 1.25g Calcium Carbonet from an Organism Source (Oyster Shell) Manufactured by: Elder Pharmaceuticals, India. equivalent to Elemental Calcium - 500 mg, Vitamin D, IP - 250 IU, Colour: Brillian Blue FCF. wants know detail about it. Since this isn't available in the US, I cannot find a lot of information on it, but I can tell you that it is supplement that contains Calcium and Vitamin D. If anybody else has any other questions or details regarding Shelcal 500, please post back... ## pls guide how much actual calcium ( what is elemental ) is there in shelcal 500 which says it contains calcium carbonate 1250 mg....if calcium is 500 mg then wht is 1250 mg or other v750 mg. is just 500 mg calcium daily s...
Updated 13 days ago in Calcium Carbonate.
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altosec 20mg
dark & light pink capsule with 20 printed in black on the light pink area and OAM printed in the dark pink area. The A is printed above the O & M in a triangle shape. ## What is altosec used for? ## Altosec is a foreign brand name for Omeprazole, commonly sold in the U.S. under the brand name Prilosec. This is used to prevent heartburn and gastro-esophagal reflux. The most common side effects include headache, nausea and other conditions. ## Can I use LIBRAX, ALTOSEC 20mg and BUSCOPAN together? What side affects are there? ## I am starting a course of altosec sand would like to find out as much as I can about this medicine ## I have been taking altosec 20 for about 7 months, I had my gall bladder out and then I had reflux, I had those scopes and was put onto Altosec 20. I feel t...
Updated 13 days ago in Omeprazole.
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rebonik long term usage
I am taking the Rebonik-20 ( Rabeprazole ) for the past 2 years. is it necessary. ## Hello, Rajamani! How are you? What are you taking it to treat? But generally, no, these medications should not be used long-term, because they increase the risk of hip fractures.
Updated 13 days ago in Rabeprazole.
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Pantocid How To Use
What is the best medicine to root out acidity from stomach permanently along with the dosage and limited time to be continued. ## I have heart burn problem for over 40 years. I was given renitidine and still taking renitidine twice a day. My doctor has now advised to take Pan-D capsule once a day. I am feeling relief. But how long can i take. What are its side effects. Left side throat burns after 2 to 3 hours of taking food. A lot of gas is produced. the condition agravates when I take chilli or fried foods. ## I am suffering from antral gastritis, IBS, heart burn and indigestion problem. I am using pantop-l, lafaxid and morease. Right now I'm feeling better but as soon as I discontinue the use of these drugs, the problem resurfaces. I always feel better when I use pantaprazole lev...
Updated 20 days ago.
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