Omeprazole is used for the treatment of acidity, heartburn, indigestion, intestinal ulcers, stomach ulcers and gastroesophagel reflux.
How it Works
Omeprazole is known as a proton pump inhibitor , it works by stopping the cells in the lining of the stomach from producing too much acid which will help to prevent ulcers from forming, and it assists in the healing process where damage has already occurred. By decreasing the amount of acid, Omeprazole can also help to reduce the symptoms of acid reflux disease, such as heartburn, indigestion, intestinal ulcers, stomach ulcers and gastroesophagel reflux.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Omeprazole may suffer from such side effects;