Prilosec is one of the best anti acid drug
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Prilosec is one of the best anti acid drugs that has been approved by the FDA as the best treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease and gastric ulcers. According to the health professionals, a lot of acid in the stomach may lead to acid reflux. Prilosec performs its duties by blocking the enzymes that stimulate the production of acid in the stomach. Prilosec is not a prescription drug therefore it can be found over the counter though it is advisable to consult your doctor before using it. Prilosec is best for patients who suffer from frequent heart burns though it must not be overused. It should be taken only once a day for fourteen days unless when prescribed by the doctor.
You should not overdose Prilosec and in case you forget to take a dose, you should not try to double it on the next dose because it can lead to serious health conditions. This is because high acid in the stomach leads to acid reflux and also lack of acid in the stomach is not recommended because it can stop the exit valve in the stomach from opening. This will force the contents to flow back to the esophagus and can still cause irritation. Prilosec also has its side effects though they can be long term. Some of the side effects include; Prilosec can destroy the acid that helps in digestion therefore it prevents mineral absorption. This makes you vulnerable to several ailments. Prilosec also contain aluminum which concentrates in the brain and lead to early memory loss.
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