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    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!!!

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    11/25/2008 4:08:49 PM

    Reviewer: Rod, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    My doctor prescribed Prilosec ten years ago for my acid reflux and I never had a another problem as long as I took it every day. It was a wonder drug. I took it for about 5 years, Then insurance company would not cover it so they suggested Previcid and that work well for me also for the next four years and then the insurance would not cover that so Omeprazole was listed as a generic for it which ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    11/22/2008 4:52:51 PM

    Reviewer: dixiebelle, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was tried (by my doctor) on several other medications before being prescribed Omeprazole. This medication is by far the most effective for my condition.

    Condition: Condition in which Stomach Acid is Pushed Into the Esophagus
    10/17/2008 12:49:21 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I had Acid so bad went in to the hospital with chest pains and given a stress test. I find it more effective than Zantac. I have not had any weight gain, but I have changed my diet to help with acid production. The side effects are mild and worth not having anymore chest pain.

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