Omeprazole Oral Tablet, Gastro-Resistant 20Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Omeprazole: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant (20mg)

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Omeprazole 20mg DR Tab
Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: 20 

What is this Medicine?

OMEPRAZOLE (oh ME pray zol) prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat the symptoms of heartburn. You can buy this medicine without a prescription. This product is not for long-term use, unless otherwise directed by your doctor or health care professional.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Omeprazole: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant(20mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
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Omeprazole 20mg Delayed-Release Tablet

NDC: 458020888
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Dyspepsia, Pyrosis (heartburn)

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Protect from moisture
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Avoid excessive humidity
Omeprazole 20mg Delayed-Release Tablet
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Perrigo Pharmaceuticals Company
Pill Identification: 20 
Shape: oblong
Color: red-brown

Reported Side Effects for Omeprazole 20mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Back Pain Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
1.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
3.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
3.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
6.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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