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    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Heartburn
    8/12/2011 4:00:59 PM

    Reviewer: barney, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

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    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Heartburn
    3/11/2011 10:12:56 PM

    Reviewer: Jlew, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This medication worked great in releaving me of the heartrburn i have had for years. Also helped aleviate some of my stomache pain(going for the wonderful tests to find out the cause next week)but be careful if you take medication for diabetes!!!! Prilosec interferes with the absorption of your meds if taken at the same time. This caused extremely high readings until the pharmacist told me to take ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Heartburn
    2/9/2011 2:30:10 PM

    Reviewer: Yankees, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    NO Problems.Works very well.

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Heartburn
    11/28/2010 1:54:32 AM

    Reviewer: Marie, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Have been taking this for years but is anyone else taking 4 pills a day (2 twice a day) like me per Dr prescription? I worry about long term effects of this dosage, but when I try to reduce to 3 or 2 pills/day my heartburn comes back.

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent Heartburn
    11/5/2010 3:20:56 PM

    Reviewer: weezie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This medicine works for me but has a side effect that has caused me problems. It makes my scalp sore. Burning itching and sore to the touch. On the top of my head. It took me a while to realize it was this medicine. I do have hair loss but do not know if it is being caused by this pain.

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