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Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
1/18/2009 3:14:48 PM

Reviewer: brandyhansen82, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My doctor gave me a sample of protonix, which worked great! But alas my insurance wouldn'tcover it so they prescribed Omeprazerole. It has not helped my acid issue at all. And now I'm having severe stomach pains. I read the side effects today only to realize that constipation is one of them. I've stopped taking this medication cause I can't take much more pain. I want my prot ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
12/13/2008 7:34:38 PM

Reviewer: LFJJ51, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
omeprazole did nothing to relieve my upper duodinal acid reflux, in fact I would get nauseus with and hour of so after taking it. I am now back on Ranitidine/Zantac and sleeping with a smile, thank you.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
12/2/2008 8:45:27 PM

Reviewer: matty, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This is better than nothing. I have to also take Zantac 150 3x daily with it.

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
12/1/2008 11:55:04 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking acid reducers/PPI's for about 20 years. This one works about as good as the others at 1/8 of the cost. I didn't know what the side effects were until checking this website, but mine have been minimal and hardly notice. From time to time when I over eat, eat something spicy or drink alcohol I will have acid come up into my mouth/nose while sleeping, so I'll take 2 a d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
11/26/2008 8:41:43 PM

Reviewer: kolicko, 13-18 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It really works!!!

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