What happens if you take esomeprazole for too long?

What happens if you take esomeprazole for too long?

If you have taken over-the-counter Nexium for longer and you continue to suffer serious heartburn or chest pain, wheezing, abdominal pain, bloody stools, unexplained weight loss, vomiting and other serious symptoms. You may have a more serious condition that OTC Nexium cannot treat.

Can long term use of omeprazole cause problems?

Long term side effects Taking omeprazole for more than a year may increase your chances of certain side effects, including: bone fractures. gut infections. vitamin B12 deficiency – symptoms include feeling very tired, a sore and red tongue, mouth ulcers and pins and needles.

What is Altosec pills used for?

Altosec is used for stomach and duodenal ulcers, as well as reflux.

Is Altosec a PPI?

Altosec is a proton pump inhibitor.

What is Nozer?

Omeprazole belongs to the proton pump inhibitor (PPI) class of medications. Doctors prescribe omeprazole to reduce stomach acid to help treat a variety of digestive conditions. People can also use over-the-counter (OTC) omeprazole to relieve heartburn or acid reflux.

What are the side effects of altosec capsule?

Altosec may pass into breast milk and can cause serious side effects to the baby. Consult with your doctor on the use of Altosec Capsule, if you are trying to conceive. The effect of Altosec on an unborn baby is not known. Altosec Capsule can make you feel sleepy.

What is altosec (altosec)?

Altosec is a prescription medication used in South Africa that is classified as a proton pump inhibitor. Most of the time, these side effects are not bothersome enough to cause patients to discontinue the use of Altosec.

Does altosec cause bone fracture risk?

Some people taking Altosec may have an increased risk of bone fracture in the hip, wrist, or spine. This effect has occurred mostly in people taking Altosec long term or at high doses, and in people who are age 50 and older. Altosec may not be the actual cause of increased fracture risk.

How long does it take for altosec to work?

Altosec OTC (over-the-counter) should be taken only once every 24 hours for 14 days. Take the medicine in the morning before you eat breakfast. It may take up to 4 days for full effect. Do not take more than one tablet every 24 hours. Allow at least 4 months to pass before you start another 14-day treatment with Altosec OTC.