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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
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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 ## For...
Updated 24 seconds ago in Rabeprazole.
 
Peach and white capsule with ZA-10 peach half /20 mg bottom
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What is the pill that is a capsule. It is peach on top with ZA-10 and says 20 mg on the bottom half. The Boggs ## Hello, naNa! How are you? This capsule is manufactured by Zydus Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 20mgs of Omeprazole. It is available over the counter and the FDA classifies it as a proton pump inhibitor. Its used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by your stomach to treat or prevent conditions such as heartburn, GERD, ulcers and gastritis. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, flatulence and stomach pain. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago in Omeprazole.
 
xtremely stinky burps, vomiting and diarrhea (All smells the same)
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whenever I eat, I feel like my stomach is full and to go for bowel imm after eating. Recently I started getting extremely stinky burps, vomiting and diarrhea (All smells the same) especially when i eat meat. But whenever I take Omez, I feel good and the problem goes away for the time being. Can you tell me what is the problem with me? ## Have you consulted a doctor? That's really the only way you are going to be able to get a definitive diagnosis. Your problem may be caused by some excess stomach acid, which could be causing gas and the other related problems, which is why the Omez helps, since it contains Omeprazole, which reduces the amount of acid produced by the stomach. ## I have exact same issues. Please write me back, I'd like to talk to you to see if we have similarities...
Updated 5 days ago in Omeprazole.
 
papase
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what is the generic name, indication and the dosage. ## what is the generic name, indication and the dosage of papase drug?. ## Papase is not a drug, it is a natural digestive enzyme sold as a supplement. It is touted to help with gas, digestion and stomach fullness. I'm sorry, that is all the information I can find on it. Does anyone else know anything? ## PAPASE IS A DRUG. Its main pharmacological action is to reduce severe swollen gums. Other uses are known, but seldomly used compared its main preferance. Known side effects include gastric disorder, trembling (differs from person to person) and uncomfortable. ## Perhaps you should say, its agitation instead of uncomfortable. Anyway, some drug itself is sold as 'papase'. Yes, it is mainly used for reducing swollen gums, su...
Updated 5 days ago in Omeprazole.
 
activated charcoal tablets
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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 5 days ago in Charcoal.
 
L194 is not Famotidine
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I also found a round pill that is smooth, round but not flat and has L194 on one side... The other side is blank. I remember taking them I thought for pain but i threw away the bottle.. I don't believe It's for heartburn... Help ## 20mgs of Famotidine is exactly what these tablets are, I have a bottle right here, because I take them every day for GERD and gastritis. Learn more Famotidine details here. These are a generic for Pepcid. Is there anything else I can help with? ## If you don't "believe" that's what they are then you shouldn't post a response here. You should post based on facts. ## Generic Pepcid. Find them at Walmart for $4 per 100. ## Of all the countless sites, I like your philosophy on privacy best. Thank you. ## L194 is also tramadol which is ...
Updated 8 days ago in Famotidine.
 
benefits of dom pan tablets
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am suffering from dyspepsia & severe acidity my Dr.advice me to take Dompan 2 times a day. Whether any side effect in taking the tablet.
Updated 14 days ago.
 
round yellow pill with l113 on one side and 20 other
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Oxy fast? with the set up above with the RIGHT definition of the Pill in question is Great! It gets kind of confusing when right below it there is the wrong answer. The correct answer is apparent when thoroughly looked over. Could we try to make it more user friendly with maybe the correct answer is seperate catagory and then in labeled field "comonly mis-identified as" and proceed with the pills misconceptions to anaddict ## Hello, Diz zi! How are you? The tablet with the L113 20 marking is actually an over the counter medication. It is manufactured by Northstar RX and they list it as containing 20mgs of Famotidine, a generic or store brand of Pepcid. The FDA classifies this medication as an antacid that is most commonly used to treat or prevent conditions, such as GERD, heartb...
Updated 18 days ago in Famotidine.
 
interactions with other drugs
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Is there a generic: any different from prilocec, what does it do ## Omeprazole is the generic for Prilosec and it's sold over the counter, no script needed. It is a proton pump inhibitor that blocks gastric acid secretions--acid reflux or GERD. ## Some insurances will cover it though so you should always have the doctor write the scripts for any over the counter medications and the pharmacy will try to put it thru your insurance. Mine covers omeprazole. my Zyrtec . Ibuprofen so if you dont try every med how will you know right
Updated 18 days ago in Zegerid.
 
I accidentally took some of my medications twice!!!!
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Hi, I took 20 mg Omeprazole, 10 mg Atorvastatin, 25 mg Hydrochlorot, and 5 mg Amlodopine at about 4:00. Then at about 6:30 I forgot I took them and I took all 4 of them again! I also took my regular evening medicines as directed about 8:30. Those are 100 mg Sertraline and 5 mg Lisinipril. Should I do anything...is this harmful this once?
Updated 27 days ago in Omeprazole.
 

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