omeprazole

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o·mep·ra·zole

 (ō-mĕp′rə-zōl′)
n.
A proton pump inhibitor drug, C17H19N3O3S, that suppresses gastric acid secretion and is used for the treatment of duodenal and gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

[Perhaps o(xy)- + me(thyl) + -prazole, antiulcer agent suff. (probably p(ipe)r(idine) + (benzimid)azole).]
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Noun1.omeprazole - antacid (trade name Prilosec) that suppresses acid secretion in the stomach
alkaliser, alkalizer, antacid, antiacid, gastric antacid - an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach)
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omeprazol

omeprazole

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The Dublin-based company gained approval from the Food and Drug Administration for what it says is the equivalent to Bayer's Zegerid OTC capsules.
It is a bioequivalent prescription generic version of Zegerid and the firm has unveiled the product in 2 strengths 20mg/1100mg & 40mg/1100mg capsules.
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OTC PPIs in the United States are marketed as Prilosec OTC, Zegerid OTC, and Prevacid24HR.
Among these drugs are Prilosec OTC, Zegerid OTC and Prevacid 24HR, and the prescription PPIs Nexium, Dexiland, Prilosec, Zegerid, Prevacid, Protonix, Aciphex and Vimovo.
There are OTC versions of Prilosec, Zegerid, and Prevacid.
The product is a bioequivalent prescription generic version of Zegerid.
The company said Omeprazole and Sodium bicarbonate capsules, 20mg/1100mg and 40mg/1100mg is the therapeutic equivalent generic version of ZEGERID (omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate) capsules.
s Prevacid followed that path, as did Zegerid from Merck & Co.
a therapeutic equivalent generic version of ZEGERID (omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate) capsules in the United States market, having been approved by the U.