Headaches should usually go away after the first week of taking omeprazole.
Omeprazole prevents proton pumps from working properly.
If you take omeprazole and are also going to receive a dose of methotrexate, discuss with your doctor how this medication may affect your medical condition, how your medical condition may affect the dosing and effectiveness of this medication, and whether any special monitoring is needed.
Clopidogrel Plavix is converted to its active form by enzymes in the liver. Omeprazole, approved by the FDA, is available as a prescription and over-the-counter OTC drug used as a treatment for frequent heartburn.
Omeprazole is heavily metabolized in the liver by the cytochrome P450 CYP enzyme system. Drink the entire mixture within 30 minutes. If needed, antacids may be taken along with this medication.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Use with caution with any type of liver disease.
It reduces the risk of needing procedures to improve blood supply to the heart, such as a balloon dilation of an artery or a heart bypass graft.
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This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about PRILOSEC. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.