What is omeprazole Teva used for?
Omeprazole Teva Pharma contains the active substance omeprazole. It belongs to a group of medicines called ‘proton pump inhibitors’. They work by reducing the amount of acid that your stomach produces. into the gullet (the tube which connects your throat to your stomach) causing pain, inflammation and heartburn.
What is omeprazole 40 mg capsule used for?
Generic Name: omeprazole Omeprazole is used to treat certain stomach and esophagus problems (such as acid reflux, ulcers). It works by decreasing the amount of acid your stomach makes. It relieves symptoms such as heartburn, difficulty swallowing, and cough.
What is Teva lansoprazole used for?
Lansoprazole is used to treat gastric (stomach) ulcers, duodenal (intestinal) ulcers, reflux esophagitis, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It is also used in combination with antibiotics to treat and eradicate H. pylori bacteria (a major cause of duodenal ulcers).
What are omeprazole tablets used for in dogs?
Omeprazole (brand names Gastrogard® and Prilosec®) is used in the treatment of ulcers occurring in the stomach and upper part of the small intestine in dogs and cats. It is also used to treat or prevent gastric erosions caused by drugs such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
Is it best to take omeprazole at night?
How to take it. You’ll usually take omeprazole once a day, first thing in the morning. It will not affect your stomach, so you can take it with or without food. If you take omeprazole twice a day, take 1 dose in the morning and 1 dose in the evening.
When should you give your dog omeprazole?
Dosing Information of Omeprazole for Dogs and Cats Medication should never be administered without first consulting your veterinarian. The typical dose administered to dogs and cats is 0.25 to 0.5 mg per pound (0.5 to 1.0 mg/kg), every 24 hours or once daily.