Generic Prevacid helps with different acid-related disorders. Generic Prevacid helps with different acid-related disorders. It treats heartburn by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Generic Prevacid can also help cure damage which acid can make to your esophagus. Moreover, Generic Prevacid helps cure duodenal ulcers (ulcers in the first part of the intestine), gastric ulcers (stomach ulcers) and stomach ulcers as a result of continuous use of pain medications called NSAIDs, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen). Prevacid is also known as Lansoprazole, Fenzer, Lan, Helicid, Zoton, Inhibitol, Takepron. Generic Prevacid helps with different acid-related disorders. Brand name of Generic Prevacid is Prevacid.
Generic Prevacid is available in 3 forms such as Generic Prevacid Capsules (15 mg, 30 mg), Generic Prevacid SoluTab Orally Disintegrating Tablets and Generic Prevacid for Oral Suspension.
Generic Prevacid Capsules
Generic Prevacid Capsules should be taken before eating. If you can't swallow you can open a capsule and sprinkl into 1/4 cup of tomato, apple or orange juice, or on a tablespoon of applesauce, Ensure pudding, cottage cheese, yogurt or strained pears. Make sure to drink and eat food sprinkled with Generic Prevacid right away and be careful not to crush or chew the capsules or the granules. If you want to sprinkle Generic Prevacid granules, you should only do this in the juices and foods mantioned above.
Generic Prevacid SoluTab Orally Disintegrating Tablets
It is not necessary to take Generic Prevacid SoluTab with water. It is easy to swallow it without any water. Generic Prevacid SoluTab has a strawberry flavor.
Generic Prevacid for Oral Suspension
The contents of a packet should be mixed with two tablespoons of water, stirred and drunk immediately. Generic Prevacid for Oral Suspension should not be given through a feeding tube and should not be mix with other liquids or foods. Generic Prevacid for Oral Suspension has a strawberry flavor. 24 hours can be enough for Generic Prevacid to relieve heartburn and many other symptoms of acid reflux disease.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Prevacid suddenly.
Prevacid Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Prevacid and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Prevacid More Info
Active Ingredient: Lansoprazole.
Other Ingredients: Sugar Sphere, Sucrose, Methacrylic Acid Copolymer, Low Substituted Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Starch, Magnesium Carbonate, Talc, Polyethylene Glycol, Titanium Dioxide, Polysorbate 80, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D and C Red No 28, Fd and C Blue No 1,
Do not take Generic Prevacid if you are allergic to Generic Prevacid components.
Be careful with Generic Prevacid if you're pregnant or you plan to have a baby.
Generic Prevacid can be taken by children aged 1-17 for GERD.
Do not take Generic Prevacid if you have creatinine clearance less than 30 mL/min.
Do not use Generic Prevacid if you take cisapride, pimozide, astemizole, terfenadine, ergotamine or dihydroergotamine.
Do not use potassium supplements or salt substitutes.
If you want to achieve most effective results without any side effects it is better to avoid alcohol.
Be very careful when you are driving machine.
Do not stop taking Generic Prevacid suddenly.