Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Omeprazole

Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Name

  • Omeprazole.

Class of drug

  • Proton pump inhibitor.

Uses

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Indications

  • Gastric hyperacidity Chronic gastritis.
  • Gastrointestinal ulcers.
  • Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (gastrinoma).
  • Helicobacter gastritis.

Administration

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

Phenytoin and warfarin

  • Omeprazole may enhance the effects.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • BSAVA Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn.

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