Skip to content

    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of omeprazole oral.

    Overall User Ratings

    453 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    «Previous 196-200 of 207 Next»
    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    12/11/2007 10:43:46 AM

    Reviewer: gregb, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    The drug is VERY effective. When I had trouble swallowing I would open the capsule and swallow the contents whole. The drug was equally effective when taken this way.

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    1/18/2008 7:03:22 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After being prescribed this medicine the VA, and taking it regularly for over 5 years, I was noticing that I was experiencing generalized weakness and malais, as well as losing weight. I spoke with my doctor regarding this, but it appears I was just ignored. This went on for months after my telling her there was a problem. When I visited this site (webmd.com), and looked up the drug and it ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    12/27/2007 8:35:12 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    12/23/2007 6:21:54 PM

    Reviewer: bec, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I love it love it love it!!!! I get the occasional heartburn, but i still like this drug. I hope that if Dr decides to stop treatment i wont have the problems mentioned in other posts. Living on Saltines for a year and dropping weight quickly makes me a lot more aware of what drugs i use. So Far So good. Been taking with hyosycamine and very happy overall.

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    12/21/2007 12:37:07 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It is so nice to feel normal again the burn is gone!

    «Previous 196-200 of 207 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    diabetes supply kit
    Pack and prepare.
    Balding man in mirror
    Treatments & solutions.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    acupuncture needle on shoulder
    10 tips to look and feel good.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    woman biting a big ice cube
    Habits that wreck your teeth.
    pacemaker next to xray
    Treatment options.
    Pink badge on woman chest to support breat cancer
    Myths and facts.

    Newsletters

    Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

    • WebMD Daily

      WebMD Daily

      Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

    • Men's Health

      Men's Health

      Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

    • Women's Health

      Women's Health

      Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

    By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any time.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.