Q: What should I let my healthcare provider know before starting this medicine?
A: It is advisable to inform your doctor about your complete medical/surgical history, any history of stomach cancer, HIV or AIDS, liver ailments (cirrhosis) and other critical conditions.
Q: Can this medicine be used for children?
A: This medicine is not advisable to be used by children less than 16 years of age.
Q: Can airport x-ray machines affect this medication?
A: This medicine is not affected by airport x-ray machines, and it is considered safe to carry it during travelling.
Q: Are there any alternatives for this medicine?
A: Yes, there are numerous alternatives for this medicine; however, they may or may not suit your needs. Consult your doctor for more information about the other possible medications.
Q: Are there any dietary restrictions when taking this medicine
A: Spicy food is advised to be avoided as they are known to increase the acidity and can worsen the existing problem.