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hey thank you for your time. i take prilosec everyday cant go with out it i have reflux really bad is the a bad thing for my stomack will it cause problems down the road been on it for at least 2-3 years do come off of it now and than take zanta for a week but it not as good. is there anything i can take it the pril is bad to take everyday rest life
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Avatar universal
Hi,
Three different types of medications are used to treat GERD -
1. Prokinetics - Not very effective when given alone
2. H2RA
3. PPI

Of these PPI are very effective ( Prilosec). PPIs are relatively safe and can continued in low dose as maintenance therpy.
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The information provided is for patients’ education only and is not a medical advice. Always consult your personal physician for complete evaluation of your health problem.

- Ratnakar Kini M.D
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ps. i get it from store its not from a dr
Avatar universal
Hi,
Prilosec is available OTC.
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- Ratnakar Kini M.D
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