Prevacid

Buy Generic Prevacid

Description

Prevacid (Lansoprazole) is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). In this condition there is a backward flow of acid from stomach causes heartburn or injuries to the food pipe. It can also be used to treat the excessive production of acid by the stomach and in the treatment of ulcers that are caused by the bacteria, H. pylori.

In different countries it is sold with different brand names like Inhibitol, Zoton, Helicid, Prevacid, Agopton, Aprazol, Digest, Lanpro, Lansox, Lansoloc, Lanzul, Duogast, Lanzol, Lanton, Lanzor, Laprazol, Limpidex, Monolitum, Ogast and OgastORO.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Lansoprazole

How does Lansoprazole Work?

Prevacid is a proton pump inhibitor and belongs to class omeprazole. The effect of Lansoprazole can reduce the production of acid in the stomach.

Side Effects of Prevacid

Some of the infrequent side effects include insomnia, drowsiness, blurred vision, rash, pruritus and dry mouth.

Some side effects are observed very rarely while having this medication are loss of appetite, liver problems, peripheral oedema, hypersensitivity, photosensitivity, sweating, depression, fever, interstitial nephritis, skin reactions and blood disorders.

There are some severe side effects like gastro-intestinal disturbances that are seen during the treatment with Prevacid. Overdose of the medicine should cause adverse effects and must be avoided. In case of overdose the patients must inform the doctor.

Lansoprazole interacts with some drugs so to obtain more information about it one must consult their doctor or the pharmacist. The patients before taking the treatment must inform their doctor about their medical history and if they are allergic to any drug. They must also tell their doctor if they take large quantity of alcohol or are used to smoking.

The breast-feeding mothers should consult the doctor if breast milk is safe for the baby. The pregnant women should consult the doctor about the use of Prevacid during pregnancy.

 If any unusual symptoms are observed while having the medication they must be immediately reported to the doctor. It is also advised that the patients inform their drug supplier and FDA about any dangerous symptoms they observed during the treatment.

Guidelines before taking Prevacid

Lansoprazole is usually taken on an empty stomach. It can be taken once a day or twice or thrice a day if it is to be taken in combination with other drugs. Do not stop the treatment without consulting the doctor and follow the schedule and dosage exactly as advised by the doctor.

What are the common dosages of Prevacid?

The common dosages of Prevacid are 15 mg and 30mg in the form of tablets. It is also available in the form of oral suspension of the same strength. The doctor can only determine the dosage for an individual patient.

Difference between Brand Lansoprazole and Generic Prevacid

Brand Lansoprazole and Generic Prevacid are exactly same in effects that they have in treatment of the disease. They contain same active components and differ only in case of the inactive ingredients of the drug. They differ in the shape, size and packing in which they are sold. The Generic drugs are usually low in price as compared to their branded counterparts. One of the major reasons for this is the cost involved in advertising, which makes the branded drugs more costly.

Where and How to buy Generic Prevacid?

You can buy Generic Prevacid online. Many drug stores sell Generic Prevacid over-the-counter and offer the drug at discount price.

You can purchase Generic Prevacid online with the cheapest price that produces same effects to that of the drug having higher price. You can compare the price offered by different online pharmacies before buying the drug.

The process to order Generic Prevacid online is very simple and once the process is completed most of the online pharmacies ship the medication overnight. Generic Lansoprazole is also available at physical pharmacies.