Zegerid Oral Capsule 20-1100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Zegerid: Oral capsule (20-1100mg)

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Zegerid 20mg Cap
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Zegerid 20mg Cap
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Zegerid 20mg Cap
Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Valeant
Pill Identification: LOGO 20,logo 20 
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Zegerid 20mg Cap
Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Valeant
Pill Identification: LOGO 20,logo 20 

What is this Medicine?

OMEPRAZOLE; SODIUM BICARBONATE (oh ME pray zol; SOE dee um bye KAR bon ate) prevents the production of acid in the stomach. It is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), ulcers, and inflammation of the esophagus.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Zegerid: Oral capsule(20-1100mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Zegerid 20mg Capsule

NDC: 115237265
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Esophagitis, Gastric Ulcer, Duodenal Ulcer, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Pyrosis (heartburn)

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F
Avoid exposure to heat
Protect from moisture
Avoid excessive humidity
Zegerid 20mg Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Zegerid 20mg Capsule

Cough Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
1.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.5-4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Sodium Levels Incidence:
1.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
1.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
2.9-6.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
3.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
3.7-3.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.2%*
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.
Daily Life Interactions for Zegerid 20mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Zegerid 20mg Capsule(Sodium Bicarbonate)
Food and Sodium Bicarbonate(Sodium Bicarbonate)
Avoid taking Sodium Bicarbonate with foods or beverages which contain a high sodium content (such as tomato juice or processed foods). Sodium Bicarbonate contains a significant amount of sodium in the oral solution. Talk to your health care provider about any dietary restrictions which are important in improving your health conditions.
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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