Zegerid Otc

Active Ingredient(s): Omeprazole + Sodium Bicarbonate
FDA Approved: * December 1, 2009
Pharm Company: * SCHERING PLOUGH
Category: Heart Burn / Indigestion

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Zegerid Otc Overview

Omeprazole, sold under the brand names Prilosec and Losec among others, is a medication used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer disease, and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome.[1] It is also used to prevent upper gastrointestinal bleeding in people who are at high risk.[1] It can be taken by mouth or injected into a vein.[1][4] Common side effects include nausea, vomiting, headaches, and increased intestinal gas. Serious side effects may include Clostridium diffic...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omeprazole

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Zegerid OTC vs. Perscription
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My dr. had me on a 40mg prescription of zegerid... when it went OTC my insurance company said it would no longer cover my prescription and recommended alternatives. I began taking 2 20mg zegerid daily instead... Is there any health risk to the additional sodium bicarbonate? or other concern? ## You really just have to keep in mind that pretty much every drug poses some sort of risk in the form of side effects. In my opinion the additional sodium bicarbonate shouldn't be much of an issue or any issue at all if the dose is small. Some side effects that you might expect after having too much sodium bicarbonate are: • increased thirst • stomach cramps • gas • severe headache • nausea â€&...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Omeprazole + Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Capsule: 20mg + 1.1gm, 20mg + 1100mg
  • For Suspension: 20mg/packet + 1.68gm/packet
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Zegerid Otc: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 11523-7265 Zegerid Reformulated Aug 2006 (Omeprazole 20 mg / Sodium Bicarbonate 1100 mg) Oral Capsule by Msd Consumer Care, Inc.

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