Light caramel opaque and flesh opaque capsules with 'OMEZOLE 20' printed on one end and 'hovid' printed on the other end of the capsule.
OMEZOLE 20 OMEPRAZOLE CAPSULE
Omezole capsules are recommended to be taken immediately before meals, preferably in the morning and swallowed whole with liquid. For patients with swallowing difficulties, the capsule might be opened and the contents swallowed or suspended in a slightly acidic fluid eg juice, soured milk, or non-carbonated water. The dispersion should be taken immediately or within 30 minutes. Alternatively patients can suck the capsules and swallow the pellets with liquid. The pellets must not be chewed or crushed.
Omeprazole is indicated for :
- Treatment of reflux oesophagitis.
- duodenal ulcer; benign gastric ulcer.
- long term treatment of pathologic gastric hypersecretion associated with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
Each capsule contains Omeprazole 20 mg