What can doctors prescribe for indigestion?

What can doctors prescribe for indigestion?

Your doctor may prescribe acid-suppressing medicines that are stronger than the ones you can buy, antibiotics, prokinetics, or psychological medicines.

  • Antacids.
  • Antibiotics.
  • H2 blockers.
  • Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs).
  • Prokinetics.

What will a doctor prescribe for acid reflux?

These include esomeprazole (Nexium), lansoprazole (Prevacid), omeprazole (Prilosec, Zegerid), pantoprazole (Protonix), rabeprazole (Aciphex) and dexlansoprazole (Dexilant).

Does omeprazole help indigestion?

Omeprazole is also used to treat dyspepsia, a condition that causes sour stomach, belching, heart burn, or indigestion. In addition, omeprazole is used to prevent upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in seriously ill patients.

Is buscopan good for indigestion?

Hyoscine butylbromide (Buscopan) is an intravenously administered hypotonic agent that significantly reduces pressure in the lower esophageal sphincter and may therefore artificially induce gastroesophageal reflux during barium examination of the upper gastrointestinal tract.

Why you should not take omeprazole?

Omeprazole may cause a serious type of allergic reaction when used in patients with conditions treated with antibiotics. Call your doctor right away if you or your child has itching, trouble breathing or swallowing, or any swelling of your hands, face, or mouth.

Is Gaviscon safer than omeprazole?

There was no significant difference between groups in clinically relevant reduction in pain intensity, although overall qualitative pain relief was slightly (p = 0.049) in favour of omeprazole. Results of the GOOD trial also showed that Gaviscon® and omeprazole 20 mg could be used both safely.

Can I take Buscopan as well as omeprazole?

Interactions between your drugs No interactions were found between Isopto Hyoscine and omeprazole.