Omeprazole is normally the medicine or the supplement which are usually are of proton pump inhibitor, with the presence of this will help to decrease the amount of acid which is produced by your stomach.
In most cases in major, Omeprazole was usually used to treat the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease and other stomach problems and the conditions in major which caused by excess stomach acid. The medicine is also used to promote the healing of erosive esophagitis.
The medicine of Omeprazole also is given along with the antibiotics in major, in order to treat gastric ulcer which is occurred by the infection of Helicobacter pylori.
If the Omeprazole was taken for a longer period of time or overdose can cause to have kidney problems and also others. First, contact your doctor and tell them if you are urinating lesser than the regular, or if you have a condition of blood on your urine, then immediately contact your healthcare.
The omeprazole was not considered to be used for immediate action on your symptoms. Omeprazole may also result to have, in the area of lupus, new or worsening symptoms. Tell your doctor what all the conditions are you go through with if you have joint pain and rashes in the skin or on your cheeks or on your arms if it goes worsens during the sunlight.
Before taking this medicine
Before having this medicine, read all the seats of instructions and the guide mentioned on the label, follow the track as follows. You may have Heartburn can be an early symptom of getting a heart attack. If you have chest pain that spreads to your jaw or shoulder and you feel sweaty then you must go with the emergency treatment.
You should not use the medicine omeprazole if you are allergic to it, or if:
- If you are allergic to medicines like omeprazole, such as esomeprazole, lansoprazole, rabeprazole, Nexium, Protonix.
- If you have breathing problems, kidney problems, or a severe allergic reaction after consuming the omeprazole in the past.
- Are you going through with HIV medication
How should I take omeprazole?
Take the right amount of omeprazole which is directed to you or written on the label, or as prescribed by your healthcare. Follow all the guides and the directions which are given on your prescription label and read carefully all the guides on instruction sheets.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using this medicine is safe to use if you have:
- Trouble or pain with swallowing of saliva or food materials
- Bloody or black stools, vomit that looks like blood or coffee grounds
- Heartburn that has lasted for over months longer
- Nausea or vomiting