Prevacid


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Noun1.Prevacid - antacid (trade name Prevacid) that suppresses acid secretion in the stomach
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
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Conducted by researchers from Stanford University and Houston Methodist, the study concluded that acid reflux medications -- which include common medications such as Prilosec OTC and Prevacid -- may be associated with an increase in the risks of patients' having heart attacks.
Always got my Claritin, Benadryl, my EpiPen, Lansoprazole, Prevacid.
Those who took proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) like Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, or Nexium for at least two years had a 65 percent higher risk of B-12 deficiency than those who didn't take PPIs.
The PPI products listed in the communication are AcipHex (rabeprazole sodium); Dexi-lant (dexlansoprazole); Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium); omeprazole over-the-counter (OTC); Prevacid (lansoprazole) and OTC Prevacid 24hr; Prilosec (omeprazole) and its OTC product, Protonix (pantoprazole sodium); Vimovo (esomeprazole magnesium and naproxen); and Zegerid (omeprazole and sodium bicarbonate) and its OTC product.
1 million in year-one dollar sales across food, drug and mass channels, excluding Waimart); Prevacid 24HR ($127); Plan B One-Step ($78.
Proton pump inhibitors include Prevacid and histamine-2 receptor antagonists, or H2RAs, such as Zantac and Tagamet.
Because clopidogrel can irritate the stomach in some patients, many doctors also prescribe a PPI such as Prilosec, Nexium, Aciphex, Prevacid or Protonix.
Investors' focus will remain on the extent to which Kapidex can fill the earnings gap likely to be caused by the expiry of its patent on Prevacid in the deteriorating U.
For instance, if Lipitor[TM] (a cholesterol medication from Pfizer) costs $10 per tablet and TAP Pharmaceuticals charges $2 per Prevacid tablet, then 100 Lipitor[TM] (worth $1000) would cost 500 Prevacid[TM] (also worth $1000).
Patients who take medications called "proton pump inhibitors," such as Prevacid, Protonix and Prilosec may actually be interfering with their iron replacement therapy.
Other high-cost drugs often prescribed for members include Prevacid for gastritis/esophagitis with an average cost of $120; Celebrex, a pain reliever with an average cost of $86; Zocor, a cholesterol-lowering drug with an average cost of $95; and Vioxx, a pain reliever with an average cost of $70.