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Lansoprazole Delayed Release Acid Reducer Capsules (Compare to active ingredient in Prevacid 24 HR)
About this item
- Compare to Prevacid.
- This product is a Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI).
- Do not take for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor.
ABOUT LANSOPRAZOLE DELAYED-RELEASE CAPSULES, 15 MGCompare to Prevacid 24HR active ingredientLansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules 15 mg is a Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI). PPIs actually deactivate the pumps in the stomach lining from producing acid, significantly inhibiting acid production (and its overproduction) at the source. PPIs are available over-the-counter or as a prescription to treat ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and erosive esophagitis.PPIs include store-brand Omeprazole Delayed Release Tablets 20 mg (treats the same symptoms as Prilosec OTC) and Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules, 15 mg (treats the same symptoms as Prevacid 24HR), to treat frequent heartburn that occurs two or more days per week. These products may take 1 to 4 days to work initially and are not indicated for immediate relief of frequent heartburn. Over-the-counter PPIs such as Omeprazole Delayed Release Tablets 20 mg and Lansoprazole Delayed-Release Capsules, 15 mg should be used as a 14-day course of treatment every four months. You should not take PPIs for more than 14 days unless directed by your doctor.Indications: Treats frequent heartburn occurring two or more days a week.
Suggested Age: 18 Years and Up
Active Ingredient Strength Value: 15 milligrams
Product Warning: Consult a doctor if you are pregnant or nursing, consult a doctor if taking prescription drugs, do not use if you cannot swallow, do not use if you have bloody or black stool, Adult Use Only, do not use if you are allergic to lansoprazole
Product Form: Capsule
Primary Active Ingredient: Lansoprazole
Package Quantity: 14
Heartburn remedy type: PPI
Item Number (DPCI): 245-05-0678
Origin: Made in the USA
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