Heart Burn / Indigestion

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Heart Burn / Indigestion Overview

Heartburn, also known as pyrosis, cardialgia or acid indigestion,[2] is a burning sensation in the central chest or upper central abdomen.[3][4][5] Heartburn is usually due to regurgitation of gastric acid (gastric reflux) into the esophagus. It is the major symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).[6] Other common descriptors for heartburn (besides burning) are belching, nausea, squeezing, stabbing, or a...

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side effects of flexim plus tablets

My boyfriend has been taking flexim plus for his back but now he's experiencing a burning sensation in his chest. Is this a side effect? ## Can you post back and describe the burning sensation in more detail? There is a chance of this medication cause acid reflux, according to NIH reports, and that could result in such a sensation. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, and dry mouth. Is he on any other medications? ## Experiencing a gnawing in pit of stomach (hollow feeling) and painful feeling acid like reflex bloating and gasing in pit of stomach whenever I swallow tablet. Also migraine attack ## Do flexim plus tabs have any negative effects on a person with a history of myesthenea gravis? ## My doctor said to take it for an allergies type so I took for some ...

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cherifer vitamins affect stomach

I neeed answers please for the stomach discomfort after intaking cherifer capsul with zinc ## i also experience stomach ache after drinking cherifer pgm :( twice ko palang sya nainom parehas na sumakit tyan ko. tinake ko sya after meal. ittry ko sya itake before meal baka di na sumakit tyan ko. ## Wag e pag sasabay ang cherifer sa food na may iron, especially yung cherifer with zinc. Chemical reaction of zinc and iron results to upset stomach. Eat foods with iron such as milk after 2-3 hkurs you take cherifer. ## Due to the potency, the NIH warns that this medication may cause some nausea as a side effect, in some people that take it. It may also cause constipation and stomach pain. Is there anything else I can help with? ## my tummy aches after i take cherifer pgm with zinc. is it okay...

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Pantocid vs Nexmezol

Good day, I have been taking Nexmezol for years, but it has become very expensive. My doctor has advised a change to Pantocid which is cheaper in South Africa. Which one is the better product and is there another type of generic available? ## Good question....I used to take Nexium and switched to its genetic Nexmezol but its almost as expensive....just ridiculous to pay so much for the generic. What is as effective but one doesnt have to go into overdraft to afford it? ## They are both proton pump inhibitors which work by reducing the amount of acid produced by the stomach to help treat, or prevent conditions, such as GERD, heartburn, and ulcers. Nexmezol contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole, Esomeprazole Information Pantocid contains the active ingredient Pantoprazole. Pantopra...

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mf1 pill identification

I really need your help finding out what is this pill used for? Please post back with any information. ## A round, yellow tablet with an M over F1 is manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 20mgs of Famotidine, which is a generic for Pepcid, this is an antacid. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, stomach pain, and flatulence. Is there anything else I can help with? ## If your Blood Sugar in a Adult is 88 to 120 should you take your Metformin pill anyway?

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charcoal interaction with medications

Does charcoal tablets interact with Zocor, Nexium, Zoloft or Flomax ? I have diverticulitis and wat to use it to help with the gas problem from high fiber diet. ## There are no problems listed between using it and your medications, but you should check with your doctor or pharmacist to be certain. ## Can I take charcoal tablets while I am taking Lipitor Antorvastatin ? ## You should be fine, there should not be any interactions between Lipitor and charcoal. Of course it is always a good idea to verify with your doc since they know your medical history too. ## Will taking activated charcoal get rid of the metabolites in valium that I need gone?

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purple pill with p on one side

It only has the letter P in between to swirly lines that look kind of like this ?P? ## What kind of pill is this? it's purple with the word p between 2 swirly lines ## If you don't mind my asking, whereabouts did you find or purchase this pill at? As of yet the closest thing I've seen here is an oblong light purple pill with a capital "P" sitting on top of a horizontal line "_". The other side is blank. Turns out that this is an OTC Prilosec tablet used for treating heartburn. What shape is the pill that you're describing (round, oblong, capsule, etc)? Any additional details on its origin or physical description may also help other readers narrow down specific search results. ## Did you find out the answer? I found one just like that in my daughter's ...

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Antacid/Diphen/Lido mouthwash

I am using antacid/diphen/lido mouthwash, but after using it, my mouth and tongue feel numb. Is this normal? ## Antacid/Diphen/Lido is an abbreviation for Antacid / Diphenhydramine / Lidocaine. Numbness is an effect of the Lidocaine which is a local anesthetic. Any dizziness and light headedness are possible side effects of Diphenhydramine. [1] It is an antihistamine, intended to bring down swelling. If the side effects do not go away or get worse, let your doctor know. References: [1] Diphenhydramine - Medline Plus ## Yes, the Lido in it is Lidocaine, it is a topical anesthetic. The FDA does warn that it may cause numbness, as well as nausea, dizziness, and drowsiness. Are you on any other medications? ## I am taking the Antacid / Diphenhydramine / Lidocaine medication every four hours...

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KU118 capsule

What is a white and yellowish capsule with the letters KU118? ## This capsule contains 20mgs of Omeprazole, the active ingredient in Prilosec (NDC 62175-118). This is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to treat or prevent conditions, such as heartburn, GERD and ulcers. Inactive Ingredients: - Crospovidone - Glyceryl Dibehenate - Hypromelloses - Lactose Monohydrate - Methacrylic Acid - Methyl Methacrylate Copolymer (1:1) - Silicon Dioxide - Talc - Titanium Dioxide - Triethyl Citrate - Gelatin - Sodium Lauryl Sulfate - Ferrosoferric Oxide - Shellac - Ferric Oxide Yellow - Ammonia - Butyl Alcohol - Isopropyl Alcohol - Aluminum Chlorohydrex Propylene Glycol - Alcohol Ref: DailyMed ## As a celiac I need info as to whether there is gluten in a 20 mg omeprazole, tan and white capsule, with ...

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Ku 118, Oval, capsule, White/Tan-Brown

It Is a Tan/Brown On One side With 118 Written on it And KU on the white side. It's a capsule. And if i took it what would happen? ## This capsule contains 20mgs of Omeprazole, the active ingredient in Prilosec (NDC 62175-118). This is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to treat or prevent conditions, such as heartburn, GERD and ulcers. So, if you take it, you may experience its common side effects, which can include: nausea, stomach pain and flatulence. Inactive Ingredients: - Crospovidone - Glyceryl Dibehenate - Hypromelloses - Lactose Monohydrate - Methacrylic Acid - Methyl Methacrylate Copolymer (1:1) - Silicon Dioxide - Talc - Titanium Dioxide - Triethyl Citrate - Gelatin - Sodium Lauryl Sulfate - Ferrosoferric Oxide - Shellac - Ferric Oxide Yellow - Ammonia - Butyl Alcohol ...

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Oblong light purple pill with ~P~ on one side

Anybody know what this pill is? Have looked on various pill identification sites and can't find it. ## This is likely over the counter Pamprin which is used in treating menstrual cramps and related symptoms (NDC 71687-3003). Active Ingredients: - Acetaminophen 500 mg - Pamabrom 25 mg - Pyrilamine maleate 15 mg Color: Purple Score: No score Shape: Capsule Size: 18mm Imprint Code: P Source: DailyMed Please note that because this is an over the counter product, the appearance is subject to change and there could be other over the counter products with a similar appearance. They are not regulated as strictly as prescription drugs. This was updated July 2020 to reflect the most current information ## I have a pill that is Pink oblong with the imprint 'P' and two swirly lines on b...

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