What is Omeprazole?
Proton pump inhibitors inhibit gastric acid secretion by blocking the hydrogen-potassium adenosine triphosphatase enzyme system (the ‘proton pump’) of the gastric parietal cells
Side Effects of Omeprazole?
Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhoea, flatulence, gastro-intestinal disturbances, headache, nausea, vomiting
How to take Omeprazole
One tablet each day. Attempt to take omeprazole in the same time every day to abstain from missing any dosages preferably in the morning.