Omez FF is an oral antacid which helps in curbing excess acid production by gastric cells. Hydrochloric acid is required for normal digestion, but if it is produced in excess, patient may experience discomfort.
The active ingredient of Omez FF is Omeprazole which acts via the medium of other neutral components of the medicine. Omeprazole acts on the gastric cells and inhibits the release of hydrochloric acid.
The therapeutic indications of Omez FF have been mentioned below:
Omez FF may also be used to treat acidity in other health conditions which have not been mentioned above.
Omez FF may cause some side effects if the drug is overused or used without any medical indication. Patients who are hypersensitive to Omeprazole may also develop unpleasant symptoms on consuming the medicine. Some of the side effects of Omez FF are mentioned below:
Patients should stop the medicine immediately if they develop any side effects to it. They should inform a doctor soon to seek treatment for the side effects in order to avoid further health complications.
Patients who use Omez FF regularly should remember to follow certain instructions which will help harmful drug reactions to be kept at bay. Some of these instructions are given below:
Other instructions may also be given depending on the patient's health. Following these instructions will help in preventing harmful drug effects.
Other drugs having similar chemical composition and therapeutic action to Omez FF can be used as substitutes to it. Some of these drugs are mentioned below:
Patients who do not respond well to Omez FF or who find the drug unsuitable for consumption, may be prescribed the above medicines as an alternative.