Active ingredients (in each capsule) Purpose
Omeprazole 20 mg Acid reducer
Sodium Bicarbonate 1100 mg Allows absorption of this omeprazole product
treats frequent heartburn (occurs 2 or more days a week)
not intended for immediate relief of heartburn, this drug may take 1 to 4 days for full effect.
Do not use if you are allergic to omeprazole
Do not use if you have:
trouble or pain swallowing food
vomiting with blood
bloody or black stools
These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
frequent chest pain
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
a sodium-restricted diet
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking
warfarin, clopidogrel or cilostazol (blood-thinning medicines)
prescription antifungal or anti-yeast medicines
diazepam (anxiety medicine)
digoxin (heart medicine)
tacrolimus or mycophenolate mofetil (immune system medicines)
prescription antiretrovirals (medicines for HIV infection)
methotrexate (arthritis medicine)
any other prescription drugs. Sodium bicarbonate may interact with certain prescription drugs
Stop use and ask doctor if
your heartburn continues or worsens
you need to take this product for more than 14 days
you need to take more than 1 course of treatment every 4 months
you get diarrhea
you develop a rash or joint pain
If pregnant or breast-feeding , ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
for adults 18 years of age and older
this product is to be used once a day (every 24 hours), every day for 14 days
it may take 1 to 4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief of symptoms within 24 hours
14-Day Course of Treatment
swallow 1 capsule with a glass of water at least 1 hour before eating in the morning
take every day for 14 days
do not take more than 1 capsule a day
do not chew or crush the capsule
do not open capsule and sprinkle on food
do not use for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor
Repeated 14-Day Courses (if needed)
you may repeat a 14-day course every 4 months
do not take for more than 14 days or more often than every 4 months unless directed by a doctor
children under 18 years of age: ask a doctor
Heartburn in children may sometimes be caused by a serious condition.
each capsule contains: sodium 303 mg
read the directions, warnings and accompanying label information before use
store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
tamper-evident: do not use if the blue band around the capsule is missing or broken. Do not use if foil inner seal imprinted with, "Sealed for your protection" is missing, open or broken.
keep product out of high heat and humidity
protect product from moisture
croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue No. 1, gelatin, magnesium stearate, pharmaceutical ink, polysorbate 80, titanium dioxide
QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?
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