Recent Examples of omeprazole from the Web
These accidental bactericides included proton-pump inhibitors such as omeprazole (used to treat acid reflux), calcium-channel blockers (to lower blood pressure), antihistamines, painkillers and antipsychotics.
The acid-reflux drug omeprazole (Prilosec) has no effect.
These volunteers, who were not previously taking proton pump inhibitors, took the commonly used generic PPI omeprazole for 14 days.
The doctor gave him omeprazole for heartburn and Zofran for nausea.
There were also three prescription bottles for prednisone (anti-inflammatory), omeprazole (antacid) and lorazepam (anti-anxiety) in the hotel room.
Valeant said fourth-quarter 2015 sales of omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate were $62 million, more than triple the $17 million recorded in the third quarter.
Popular drugs in this class include omeprazole (Prilosec), esomeprazole (Nexium) and lansoprazole (Prevacid).
These drugs are sold under brand names such as Prilosec, Nexium, Protonix and Zegerid, along with generic versions such as omeprazole, lansoprazole and pantoprazole.
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Origin and Etymology of omeprazole
First Known Use: 1984See Words from the same year
medical Definition of omeprazole
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