Long term use of Prilosec
can make you more susceptible to bacterial infections (H.
To further help fight heartburn by raising awareness of the condition, comedian Larry the Cable Guy, a Prilosec
OTC pitchman, along with NFL stars Jared Allen of the Carolina Panthers, Nick Mangold of the New York Jets, and DeMarcus Ware of the Denver Broncos teamed up recently to also fight hunger by committing a donation of 1 million meals to food banks across the country through a partnership with Taste of the NFL.
has launched Prilosec
OTC 'Wildberry, which it touts as the first flavor-coated 24-hour pill for treatment of frequent heartburn.
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.
Instead of partnering with charities, brands like Prilosec
OTC and Pepsi are removing nonprofits from the equation and going directly to consumers through microsponsorship campaigns.
The deals concern Teva's proposed generic version of AstraZeneca's delayed-release capsules, called Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium) and on its delayed-release capsules, called Prilosec
AstraZeneca Plc, maker of the ulcer drug Prilosec
, won the right to seek compensation from Impax Laboratories Inc.
Earlier this year, AstraZeneca, the maker of Prilosec
and Nexium, sent data to the FDA indicating the drugs' long-term use may have increased the risk of heart attacks and other heart problems in people taking the drugs, compared to patients who received surgery to treat GERD.
Proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs), available by prescription or over the counter, include drugs such as Prilosec
His recent UGI indicated severe gastric reflux, and his GI specialist advised that he begin taking Prilosec
and stop running.
THE Country Music Association is gearing up for "The 39th Annual CMA Awards" with a coast-to-coast bus tour sponsored by Prilosec